Cheese Chilli Toast ( Mumbai Roadside Snack)
by Tarla Dalal
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If the name makes you believe that this is a simple toast of bread with cheese and chilli flakes, you are in for a huge surprise.
On Mumbai’s streets, Cheese Chilli Toast is an elaborate treat, of chutney-coated bread topped with a succulent mixture of cheese, capsicum and green chillies.
Toasted with a brushing of butter, the Cheese Chilli Toast is a snack that will perk you up instantly with its vibrant flavour and wonderful texture.
Serve it hot and fresh with tomato ketchup and green chutney.
Check out our other popular Mumbai Street Foods collection of recipes which includes recipes like Veg Frankie, Chinese Bhel, Schezuan Chopsuey Dosa , Kaanda Bhajji Pav and many more.
Enjoy how to make Cheese Chilli Toast recipe with detailed step by step photos and video below.
- To make cheese chilli toast, combine the cheese, capsicum, green chillies and salt in a deep bowl and mix well.
- Divide the mixture into 4 equal portions. Keep aside.
- Spread ½ tsp of butter on each bread slice evenly and keep aside.
- Place 2 bread slices on a clean, dry surface with the buttered side facing upwards.
- Spread 1 tsp of green chutney on each of the bread slices.
- Spread a portion of the mixture evenly on 1 bread slice and cover with another bread slice with 1 buttered-chutney side facing downwards and press it tightly.
- Spread a little butter evenly on the bread slices.
- Grease a sandwich toaster on both the sides using butter and pre-heat for a minute.
- Place the sandwich in the sandwich toaster and cook on a medium flame, till it turns brown and crisp from both the sides.
- Cut the cheese chilli toast into 4 equal pieces, place it on a plate and apply a little butter evenly over it.
- Repeat steps 4 to 10 to make 3 more cheese chilli toasts.
- Serve the cheese chilli toast immediately with tomato ketchup and green chutney.
- At step 9, keep turning the sandwich toaster and checking at regular intervals to avoid the toast from getting burnt.
Cheese Chilli Toast (Mumbai Roadside Snack) Video by Tarla Dalal
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