Chana Chaat (Chick Pea Chaat)
Chaats are a variety of particularly common snacks which are popular in India. There are different varieties of chats and most common are aloo chaat,chana chaat,chicken chaat.This chaat is a mix of sweet,hot and sour flavors and it tastes great if you make chat the day before you serve it.
- Chick peas – 1 cup
- Onion(finely chopped) –1
- Tomato(deseeded and the flesh diced) –1
- Green Chilly(chopped) –1
- Kashmiri chilly powder – 1 tsp
- Garam Masala – 1/2 tsp
- Chat Masala – 1tsp
- Tamarind Paste – 1tbsp
- Ketch up – 1tbsp
- Salt –1 tsp
- Coriander leaves – 1tbsp
- Boil chick peas with little salt and turmeric powder.soak a gooseberry sized piece of tamarind in 1/4 cup of hot water for 30 minutes.Squeeze out the pulp and discard solids and seeds.
- In a bowl, mix all the above ingredients well . Serve.
Recipe Source:The New Curry Secret by Kris Dhillon