India and its affair with desi chaat is no secret. If you are someone who loves to gorge on tantalising spices, Indian chaats would never leave you out of options. From spongy dahi bhallas to crispy aloo tikkis or chatpatte gol gappe, there are options galore for our never-ending cravings. And, while we love to devour the traditional chaats every time we are out in the market, there is always a concern about hygiene and quality. What if you could make all of it at home and even give them a whole new twist?
While you can always make the classic chana chaat at home, how about having a mango twist to it? Or what about tossing some paneer with chilli chutneys? Have you heard of jalebi chaat? Slurping much? Well, you can make it all at home in a few simple steps! Satiate your cravings for evening snacks or prepare them for your next party at home; these chaat recipes can be your go-to dishes for a tantalising affair.
1. Cranberry Chana Chaat With Mango
As we get ready for the summer season, the best part of it that awaits us is the king of fruits, mango. Unleash the mango lover in you and prepare this chana chaat with the mouth-watering flavours of cranberry, tamarind, mint and a host of spices along with mango. Find the recipe here.
2. Paneer Chaat with Chilli Chutney
Indulge in a plate full of paneer cubes tossed with lemon, mint, cumin, chaat masala and coriander. It is topped with a chutney that comes with a perfect balance of sweet, spice and tangy. Find the recipe here.
3. Jalebi Chaat
A super quirky jalebi recipe prepared with a thick batter of urad dhuli dal peethi and water, which is deep-fried to circles in hot oil. It is then tossed with a string of spices including chaat masala along with mint and tamarind chutney. Garnished with sweetened curd, potato and chana mixture and microgreens, jalebi chaat is an exceptionally delicious dish to kick-start your next party with. Find the recipe here.
4. Paan and Palak Patta Chaat
You must’ve heard of palak patta chaat but here it comes along with a twist of paan leaves topped with spices and chutneys that give it a burst of flavours! Paan and palak patta chaat can be a perfect festive snack to try at home. Find the recipe here.
Try these delicious, unique chaats and impress your guests with your culinary art. Also, let us know how you liked them in the comments section below.
About Aanchal MathurAanchal doesn’t share food. A cake in her vicinity is sure to disappear in a record time of 10 seconds. Besides loading up on sugar, she loves bingeing on FRIENDS with a plate of momos. Most likely to find her soulmate on a food app.