chana aloo masala | Punjabi style chole aloo masala | dry chole masala | quick chole recipe | with 25 amazing images.
We have modified the tradition chole recipe to make Punjabi style chole aloo masala, cooked white chick peas and potatoes are pepped up with tangy tomato cubes and an assortment of spice powders and lemon juice.
Who can resist the masaledar taste and tempting aroma of chana aloo masala? Also for the traditional chole, look at our Punjabi chole masala recipe.
chana aloo masala can be made with or without gravy, the recipe we are sharing today is dry chole recipe. As the sabzi is dry, you can carry it in your tiffin for work or even give it to your child as a kids tiffin box meal. The chana aloo masala that we have shared is a quick chole recipe which is made with basic ingredients and is prepared in a jiffy. To make chana aloo masala, soak the kabuli channa for at least 6 hours. Drain well, combine the kabuli chana, soda bi-carb and salt in a pressure cooker and pressure cook for 3 whistles. Allow the steam to escape before opening the lid. Keep aside. Heat 2 tsp of oil in a deep pan, add the potatoes and sauté on a medium flame for 2 minutes. Remove the potatoes and keep aside. Heat the remaining 1 tsp of oil in the same pan, add the onions and sauté on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes. Add the coriander-cumin seeds powder, chilli powder and 2 tbsp of water, mix well and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute. Add the boiled kabuli chana, salt. Garam masala, dry mango powder, lemon juice, black pepper powder and ½ cup of water, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally. Add the potatoes and tomatoes and cook on a medium flame for 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally. Serve Punjabi style chole aloo masala hot.
Punjabi style chole aloo masala goes well with Puris , Bhatura , Rotis. Also it can be had at any given point of day, be it breakfast, lunch, snack or dinner. chana aloo masala is a all-rounder recipe which gives a roller coater ride of flavors to your taste buds.
Enjoy chana aloo masala | Punjabi style chole aloo masala | dry chole masala | quick chole recipe | with detailed step by step recipe photos and video below.