Sattu Ki Roti with Lehsun Imli ki Chutney

Prep: 12 min Cook: 15 min Number of Portions: 2


Sattu (roasted channa dal pwd) - 100 gms
Whole wheat flour - 200 gms
Jeera roasted - 1 tbl spn
Green chilly chopped - 2 tsp
Onion chopped - 2 tbl spn
Ginger chopped - 1 tbl spn
Salt - 1/2 tsp
Lemon - 1/2 no
Green coriander chopped - 2 tbl spn
oil - 1 tbl spn
For Lehsun imli chutney: Peeled garlic pods - 10 nos
oil - 1 tbl spn
Imli pulp - 1/2 cup
Dry ginger powder - 2 tsp
Roasted cumin - 2 tsp
Salt - 1/2 tsp
Sugar - 1 1/2 tbl spn
Red chilly powder - 2 tsp


  • For the sattu Parantha. Using whole wheat flour, a pinch of salt and water enough to knead stiff dough and keep aside. After 10 minutes make pedas and keep aside.
  • For the stuffing combine sattu with chopped chilly, onions, ginger, roasted jeera, salt, lem-on juice, green coriander and a few drops of water. Now place this stuffing in the centre of the pedas and carefully seal it. (As you would do for any stuffed Parantha).
  • Roll out and cook the roti on both sides using oil.
  • For the chutney heat oil in a pan and add the garlic. Sautetill brown and then remove along with the oil and it to the tamarind paste. Puree them together.
  • Heat a pan and add the paste. Add 1/2 cup of water and add rest of the ingredients. Cook on slow flame till it thickens. Serve with hot sattu Paranthas.

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Sattu is very high on fiber and is known to keep off the heat. It is widely eaten in UP and Bihar which faces a very fierce summer.