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Thursday, February 23, 2012

pav Bhaji

Pav Bhaji is a very famous and favorite fast food dish in India.Pav is buns and bhaji is the mixed spicy vegetables.I added cauliflower,peas,potato,capsicum,butter,red-chili etc.This is a very popular dish with road side vendors and restaurant.Me and my husband are tried to prepare this dish.This  is first time i tried and taste this recipe.Pav bhaji add a lot of butter,vegetables and pav bhaji masala.I serve this dish with buns and chapatti.I loved this pav bhaji.

  1. Potato-1
  2. Cauliflower-1cup
  3. Green Peas-1/3cup
  4. Capsicum-1/4cup
  5. Butter-1
  6. Red-chili Powder
  7. Turmeric Powder
  8. Asafoetida
  9. Kesari color
  10. Green-chili-1(chopped)
  11. Ginger-Garlic Paste-1/2tsp
  12. Pav Bhaji masala-1tsp
  13. Tomato-1/2 (chopped)
  14. Onion-1/3cup
  15. Coriander Leaves-few(chopped)
  16. Salt-to taste
  17. Water

  • Boil all the vegetables potatoes,cauliflower and green peas.
  • After the vegetables are soft and tender,drain the excess water and mash them with a potato masher.
  • Heat a pan add chopped capsicum and water to allowed it softened.
  • Add chopped tomatoes,mashed vegetables,red-chili powder,turmeric powder,green-chili,ginger-garlic paste.
  • Put some more water to allow the vegetable mixture to becomes tender and prevented sticking to the pan.
  • Add butter and stir for a while,unit to mash the vegetables still the mixtures turn mushy.
  • Add some water and bring it to a boil.
  • Sprinkle some pav bhaji masala,salt,chopped coriander leaves.
  • Keep mushy and stirring the pav bhaji oil separates.
  • Heat a another pan,add some butter,chopped onion,ginger-garlic paste,red-chili powder,pav bhaji masala,coriander leaves,asafoetida ,kesari color and lemon juice mix well and add it to the pav bhaji.
  • Hot and serve with Buns and Chapatti.


  1. Most of them like paav bhaji. Happy to follow you

  2. everybody loves pav bhaji. looks delicious.

  3. U have a few awards waiting at my space. Do collect them dear...

    Preeti's Kitchen Life


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