Cholley Bhature

Cholley / Chickpeas are  North Indian favourite dish that is relished by each & everyone across the country. Puris made of whole-wheat flour or Bhature made of all purpose flour compliment each other very well.This is an awesome brunch for any family which goes very well with onion salad & mango pickle. It is really very mouthwatering & filling too. So here I start sharing my recipe of Cholley today.


Preparation time 30 minutes | Serves – 4

  • Cholley/ Chickpeas 250 GM’s
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1/4 tsp tea leaves
  • 1/2 tsp amchoor powder / dry mango
  • 1/2 tsp red chilli powder
  • 3fresh tomatoes puree
  • Salt to taste
  • 2tbsp oil
  • 2 tsp ginger garlic paste


  1. Soak cholley overnight. Now put them in pressure cooker add 4 cups water, tea leaves,turmeric powder & salt and take 6 whistles ,put off the flame  & mash them a little with masher.
  2. Now take oil in pan. Add tomato puree ,red chilli powder, amchoor powder stir well and add the hslf mashed  cholley. Bring them to a good boil your Cholley are ready to be served  either with puris or bhaturas.
  3. Enjoy them hot with onion salad & pickle too.
  4. For bhature
  5. Take 2 cups of maida, add little salt. Put 3 tbsp curd,pinch of baking powder. Knead into a soft dough.
  6. Keep it aside for 5 – 6 hours. Now roll out into small puris,deep fry them &prepare bhature.

Happy feasting.


Do let me know the taste when you prepare from my recipe.




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