Methi and Moong Sprouts Wrap
by Tarla Dalal
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These sumptuous whole wheat wraps are perfect to have for brunch, or as a meal on the go. The use of fibre-rich ingredients like methi and moong make this an ideal food for diabetics. In general, most fibre-rich foods help the lower blood glucose levels, but methi is all the more efficient because it stimulates the production of insulin. Moong is a good source of antioxidants, Vitamin A too, which is another plus point for a diabetic diet. Interestingly, the Methi and Moong Sprouts Wrap is also a good way to make use of leftover chapatis!
- Heat the oil in a small broad non-stick pan and add the cumin seeds.
- When the seeds crackle, add the garlic and onions and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute or till the onions turn light brown in colour.
- Combine the sautéed garlic and onions with the curds in a deep bowl.
- Add the chilli powder, asafoetida and salt and mix well.
- Divide the spread into 4 equal portions and keep aside.
- Heat the oil in a broad non-stick pan, add the green chillies and sauté on a medium flame for 15 seconds.
- Add the fenugreek leaves and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute.
- Add the sprouted moong, turmeric powder and salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute.
- Add the lemon juice and mix well.
- Divide the stuffing into 4 equal portions and keep aside.
- Heat a non-stick tava (griddle) and lightly cook each chapati on it on both the sides.
- Place the chapati on a clean, dry surface and spread 1 portion of the methi and moong sprouts stuffing in the centre of the chapati.
- Spread 1 portion of the garlic-onion spread evenly over it and roll it up tightly.
- Repeat steps 1 to 3 to make 3 more wraps.
- Serve immediately.
Nutrient values per wrap
|Energy|| 156 kcal|
|Protein|| 6.9 gm|
|Carbohydrates|| 27.8 gm|
|Fat|| 2.0 gm|
|Fibre|| 3.5 gm|
|Vitamin A|| 195.6 mcg|
|Calcium|| 61.9 mg|
|Iron|| 2.1 mg|
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