Pudina Paratha / Mint Flat Bread


Mint /Pudina has a very distinctive flavor and taste. It enhances the taste of any recipe and the outcome is simply great. Considering the many medicinal effects that Pudina possesses its best if included in some for or the other in our daily diet. After having seen the use of Pudina in Pudina Thuvayal,Mint Corriander chutney for chats / sandwiches,now let us see how we can make tasty parathas with this wonderful herb. Perfect for patients with diabetes and fitness freaks. The parathas can be made oil free too.

Preparation Time : 45 mins
Cooking Time : 15 - 20 mins
Makes about 8-10 parathas

Pudina Paratha

Ingredients

1 cup whole wheat flour
3/4 cup tightly packed finely chopped pudina/mint leaves
2 tsp red chilli powder
1 tsp ajwain / thyme seeds
1/2 tsp turmeric
salt

Method

  • Sift the flour with turmeric,salt,ajwain,red chilli powder and salt.
  • Now ,add the chopped pudina and knead into a smooth soft dough.
  • Add water little by little while kneading.
  • Keep aside for about half an hour.
  • Pinch out lemon sized balls and roll into rotis.
  • Heat a griddle,and cook the rotis on both sides,using a little oil. [OR]
  • Oil Free Version : Cook on both sides until brown spots appear and the rotis are cooked.
  • Soft Tasty Yummy parathas ready. Serve with any kind of gravy,pickle or thick yogurt/curd.

2 comments :

  1. Yummy paratha..Wonderful blog,i am glad to be here...

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  2. They look so perfect. Beautifully done:)Yummy indeed :)
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