How to make Papdi Chaat -

A quick snack made using papadi.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Crisp Puris (पानी पूरी / गोलगप्पे ), Potatoes (आलू)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

Papdi Chaat

Papdi Chaat Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Papdi Chaat Recipe

  • Crisp Puris 20

  • Potatoes thinly sliced, boiled 2 medium

  • Onion finely chopped 1 large

  • Green chutney 2 tablespoons

  • Tamarind chutney 2 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 1/2 tablespoon

  • Roasted cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Rock salt (sendha namak) 1/2 teaspoon

  • Sev 4 tablespoons

  • Boondi 1 tablespoon

  • Pomegranate pearls 2 tablespoons

  • Fresh coriander leaves finely chopped 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Arrange the papdi on a serving dish. Spread potatoes on it neatly, now spread onions on top.

Step 2

Add a dash of tamarind and green chutney on each papdi. Sprinkle lemon juice, roasted cumin powder and rock salt.

Step 3

Top up with sev, boondi, pomegranate pearls and coriander leaves and serve immediately.

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