Sunday, June 24, 2012

Kala Chana Chaat a.k.a Chana Jor Garam - Black Chickpea Salad

Kala Chana Chaat (Black Chickpea Salad) is popularly known as Chana Jor Garam in India. Its a famous street food & one of the few delicious spicy snack-cum-energizers. Its all healthy!! Perfect for anytime munch punch. I absolutely love this chaat. 

Ingredients: 
1 cup of boiled kale chane (black chickpeas)
1/2 tomato finely chopped
1/4 onion finely chopped
2 tbsp finely chopped coriander
Some raw mango finely chopped (optional)
1 tsp red chilli pwder
1 tsp cumin powder
1 tsp chaat masala
1/2 tsp dry mango powder
1-2 tbsp of lemon juice (or to taste)
Salt to taste

Method: 

  • Soak the kale chane (black chickpeas) overnight (or for 8 hours) then boil these till cooked. (Boil till you can easily mash the chana between your fingers)
  • Mix all the ingredients together. (make sure the kale chane are warm when you mix the ingredients, it helps to aborb the masalas better)
That's it - Delicious Kala Chana Chaat a.k.a Chana Jor Garam is ready!! 

Happy Snacking!!
Shweta

12 comments:

  1. Yummy chat!!! Wholesome and tasty

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  2. Healthy and nutritious chaat.

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  5. yummy and healthy salad,sounds tangy n refreshing!
    Spicy Treats

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  6. yummu n healthy chat...v colorful!

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  7. mooh mein paani aah gaya! simply delicious!

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  8. very delicious and healthy salad!!

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