Sunday, December 18, 2011

Mooli Parathas / Radish or Daikon Parathas

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It always feels good to  have hot & soft mooli parathas on a cold wintery day ! It is a treat that is relished by all, who like the taste of fresh & healthy radish.
This is another favorite paratha recipe from the land of Punjab.  This radish flavored flatbread tastes lipsmacking. Usually I serve this with yoghurd, pickle or any curry.
Try this yummy mooli paratha recipe today, 
that is sure to win you heart..:)
Ingredients:
  • Whole wheat flour                                  - 2 cups
  • White radish                                          - 2
  • Red chilly pwd                                      - ¾ tsp
  • Garam masala pwd                                - ¼ tsp
  • Butter                                                   - 2 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
Method:
  1. Wash and grate the radish well using a vegetable grater.
  1. Add a tsp of salt to the grated radish, mix well and set aside for 3 to 5 minutes.
  2. Squeeze out the water.
  3. Now add red chilly pwd and  garam masala pwd.
  1. Mix well.
  2. Add wheat flour, butter and salt to it.
  3. Knead it together to make a soft dough.
  1. Cover and set aside for 5 minutes.
  2. Divide the dough into slightly larger than lemon sized balls.
  1. Flatter each ball, by dusting with some flour..
  2. Roll out into circle, with rolling pin.
  1. Heat a frying girdle and when it is very hot, place the rolled out dough on it.
  2. Leave dough for a minute and turn over.
  3. After a minute or  so the paratha will slowly start to bubble up.
  4. Now drizzle one tsp of melted butter or cooking oil on top of the parathas and turn over.
  1. The paratha immediately start to rise.
  2. When it is golden brown on both sides, remove from frying pan.
  1. Healthy mooli paratha is ready to serve.
  1. Serve hot with ghee, raitha or any chutney..:)

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73 comments:

  1. I love paratha even store-bought ones makes me happy :D

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  2. Very delicious parathas...lovely

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  3. Very delicious and wholesome looking mooli parathas. Wonderfully prepared.


    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  4. Healthy n delicious parathas..long time ago I prepared them..I'm thinking of preparing them after reading your post :)

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  5. My favorite parantha. Yours look perfect and yummy.

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  6. yummy paratha...looks so filling.

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  7. i miss eating this. i miss malaysia..garam masala is hard to find here...

    http://ohbite.blogspot.com/2011/12/taking-gulps-with-shrimp-bisque.html

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  8. I simply love them Jay.Superb texture.

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  9. This look so special to me. I think I will like it.

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  10. yummy mooli parathas...

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  11. mooli parantha is one of my fav....jst luv it ...yummy recipe

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  12. Jay, I've enjoyed visiting your blog & learning about so much Indian recipes. Another lovely dish :)

    Shirley's Luxury Haven

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  13. I love paratha, In fact I just had one with my butter chicken a while ago, need to try this variation though

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  14. Interesting way to make paranthas...though we make them in a different way...but i'll try this way too !

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  15. all time fav .. parathas and this one must try...thanks

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  16. I love to cook simple foods with quality ingredients

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  17. Healthy and delicious parathas dear!!!!missed ur blog for 1 month

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  18. Hot, soft & delish - perfect winter lunch ;) Mom even grinds some garlic, chiilies and adds to the dough..
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  19. love this parathas.. looks very tempting..

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  20. Mooli paratha looks super delicious.

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  21. Yummy parathas...love them

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  22. Enhorabuena por la receta, Jay. No he probado nunca. Me apunto la receta.
    Un saludo.

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  23. parathas liuks so delicious n soft..........superb

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  24. thank you dearies for stopping by..would love to hear ur lovely words too..:)

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  25. Jay,

    very lovely blog with superb snaps..
    ur way of approach is very nice... i liked d recipe.. am sure going 2 try dis...

    Thanks a lot 4 dropping in my blog.. ur wonderful comment means a lot buddy... keep going....

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  26. Healthy parathas definitely.

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  27. Yummy n healthy parathas,looks so tempting.

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  28. new to me.....looks great Jay..:)

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  29. Une recette originale. Le radis doit lui donner un très bon goût.
    A très bientôt

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  30. jay i dont ve wrds 2 say...whenevr i peek into ur blog undoubtedly can see smthng diffrnt...ths receipe s cool

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  31. Looks interesting I would love to try these.Can you use any radish?

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  32. This is totally new to me Jay but you know, with radish, its so healthy and has all the goodness for my hubby's diabetic.

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  33. I love mooli paratha very much. Very nicely and perfctly prepared. Looks yummy and tempting.

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  34. Healthy diet, nice presentation, keep it up...

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  35. healthy parathas looks very nice!!

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  36. They look so inviting!Well done,dear Jay!Kisses!

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  37. Jay, Mooli parathas looks so good. Loved the process of making it :)

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  38. I have never tasted these but you sure make them look wonderful;wow!
    Rita

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  39. What a great recipe! Guess who will be making Parathas! :)
    from your new blog follower ;)

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  40. Very delicious and healthy paratha

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  41. Perfectly made, Jay! I can only imagine their deliciousness :)

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  42. Jay, your blog is awesome!! Love anything to do with food. Your dishes are unique, so I would love to give them a try. Keep up the great work.

    (Now following you :)

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  43. Jay, your blog is awesome!! Love anything to do with food. Your dishes are unique, so I would love to give them a try. Keep up the great work.

    (Now following you :)

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  44. I'll tell my mom to look into this blog and learn some good recipes....seriously!

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  45. Wow this is great ! I've never heard of radish being used like this at least in my country...We prepare the same dough but without the radish and we make cheese rolls...I definetely will try this ; I hope I can find garam masala here !
    Cheers;D

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  46. Wow this is great ! I've never heard of radish being used like this at least in my country...We prepare the same dough but without the radish and we make cheese rolls...I definetely will try this ; I hope I can find garam masala here !
    Cheers;D

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  47. Yumm done Radish Parota Dear.Real healthy recipe

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  48. I love parathas! I've never heard of daikon radish ones but that seems like an awesome idea.

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  49. I like daikon, we make it into steam cake, stew or soup for Chinese dish. Great ideas to use for Indian bread! Happy to follow you back, too! :)

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  50. Delicious looking parathas. Great step by step pics.

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  51. Never tried this..looks yum!

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  52. Perfectly made..looks yum

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  53. Wow, thanks for introducing me to so many different foods! And also thanks for the comment :)

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  54. Thanks for sharing ur love..;)

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  55. hi jay, wow, looks very delicious, especially when eaten hot, but it is not easy to make huh? have a nice day

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  56. Mooli paratha looks yummy! Altho' i hate radish, this is the only form i consume them! Jaiho to the woman who invented these!!! I have also been making diff parathas recently and all yours look lovely n tempting!!!

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  57. My favourite paratha..looks perfect and delicious

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  58. Looks yummy. You roll them so perfectly round!Thanks for the recipe.

    Have a wonderful Holiday :)

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  59. Lovely delicious one, looks superb.

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  60. Estupenda receta, intentaré aplicarla a mi cocina.
    Felicidades.

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  61. that looks like pancake. i like it.

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  62. Thank you very much for following.

    Merry Christmas and happy new year!

    Kisses

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  63. Healthy paratha. looks awesome.

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  64. Yummy parathas. Perfect one dish dinner.

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  65. I like this paratha, looks delish.

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  66. Love this simple yet delicious recipe..

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  67. Perfect paratas. My fav.

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  68. Looks very delicious. Nice presentation.Paranthas are amongst my favorites.

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  69. awesome parathas and i love them but ur way seems much better. thanks for stopping by and me following you as well

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