How to make Pide -

A popular Turkish snack – refined flour base topped with spicy mutton mince mixture and mozzarella cheese and baked.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Mutton mince (keema) (मटन का कीमा), Refined flour (maida) (मैदा)

Cuisine : Turkish

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Hindi: gosht
What’s a biryani without some succulent pieces of mutton wrapped in a perfect blend of aromatic spices and herbs!? Yes, though other meats being more common, biryani eaters all over the world can easily swear by mutton. And not just biryanis, curries, bakes and all other preparations with this wonderful meat are always special. Did you know, unlike other dishes, a day-old mutton prep will always be all the more tastier on the palate! Try it the next time you plan on to take on this meat.

Prep Time : 21-25 minutes

Cook time : 51-60 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Pide Recipe

  • Mutton mince (keema) 1 cup

  • Refined flour (maida) 2 cups + for dusting

  • Olive oil for greasing

  • Fresh yeast 1½ teaspoons

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) ½ teaspoon

  • Eggs 2

  • Yogurt ? cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Onions white 2 medium

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Red capsicum cut into small cubes 1 medium

  • Green capsicum cut into small cubes 1 medium

  • Green chillies 2

  • Tomato puree ¼ cup

  • Paprika 2 teaspoons

  • All spice powder 1 teaspoon

  • Mozzarella cheese grated For topping


Step 1

Preheat oven at 180ºC. Grease a baking tray with olive oil.

Step 2

Put yeast in a bowl, add castor sugar and 2-3 tablespoons warm water, mix and set aside for 5-10 minutes or till yeast activates.

Step 3

Put refined flour in a planetary mixer. Add 1 egg, yogurt, salt and activated yeast and knead into a soft dough using water as required.

Step 4

Dust worktop with flour, place dough on it and knead with your hands. Dust a bowl with some flour, put dough in it, cover with a cling film and set aside for 5-10 minutes.

Step 5

Roughly chop onions.

Step 6

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add onions and sauté well. Add garlic, mix and sauté for 2 minutes.

Step 7

Add mutton mince, mix well and cook, add salt and mix well. Add red and green capsicum, mix well and cook for 2 minutes.

Step 8

Finely chop green chillies and add, mix and cook. Add tomato puree, mix well and cook.

Step 9

Add paprika and all-spice powder, mix well and cook till the mince is fully cooked.

Step 10

Divide dough into equal portions and shape them into large balls. Roll out into oblong sheets and place on greased baking tray. Top with mince mixture and mozzarella cheese, fold the edges inwards and join them at the ends. Make another one in a different pattern and top with mozzarella cheese.

Step 11

Whisk remaining egg and brush the pides with it.

Step 12

Place tray in preheated oven and bake for 15-20 minutes.

Step 13

Serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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