Sev-Style Chakri

Do you find chakri making process a bit tough? Exact consistency of dough, one chakri at time, folding process etc… I actually enjoy making it, but for a change, I thought of trying out an alternate too.. Altered the ingredients a bit and made this sev-style chakris! It made me feel a combination of 2 munchies… Rice Sev (sun-dried) n Chakri :P

Try out this one… Easy n quicker than normal ‘Butter Chakri‘ :)

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Makes: 10-12

INGREDIENTS:

1 cup Rice Flour
1/4 cup Urad Dal Flour
3-4 tsp Butter/Oil
1 tsp Cumin Seeds
1/2 tsp Sesame Seeds
Hing, a pinch
Salt, to taste
Water, as required
Oil, to deep-fry

STEPS TO FOLLOW:

  1. Take flours with all dry ingredients in a big bowl and mix them well.
  2. Add butter/oil in it and mix to form crumbles in it.
  3. Knead a soft dough by adding water gradually as required.
  4. Cover with a plastic wrap/lid and keep aside for 10-15 mins.
  5. Heat oil in a big deep pan.
  6. Take a sancha with big hole net inside and put half of dough in it.
  7. Make thick noodles in circular motion to make a disk of puri size.
  8. Slide 2-3 carefully in hot oil and repeat the same process for rest of all batches.
  9. Drrp-fry till golden brown n crisp in texture.
  10. Take them out on absorbent paper to drain excess oil.
  11. Store in air-tight container once they are cooled down!

SJ’s NOTE:

  • You can avoid using sesame seeds here, I added just to give a chakri touch!
  • Also, star-net of sancha can be used. I already made butter chakri that way, so I preferred this one.
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