How to make Ragda Pattice -

Shallow-fried potato patties served with a ragda or dried white peas curry. Ragda Pattice is yet another chaat recipe from Mumbai. This dish actually makes a complete meal and one that takes very little cooking, especially if you have planned ahead and soaked the peas a day before. Potato patties are topped with dried white peas gravy, two chutneys, onions and sev.

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Main Ingredients : Dried white peas (सूखे सफेद मटर / वटाना), Potatoes (आलू)

Cuisine : Gujarati

Course : Snacks and Starters

Ragda Pattice

Ragda Pattice Recipe Card


Radga pattice is a popular Indian street food that is avaialbe accoss the nation in avatars that slightly vary from each other. This recipe has shallow-fried mashed potato patties served with a white peas curry, chopped onions, coriander and chutney!

Prep Time : 7-8 hour

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet & Sour

Ingredients for Ragda Pattice Recipe

  • Dried white peas 1¼ cups

  • Potatoes boiled and mashed 4 large

  • Turmeric powder ¼ teaspoon

  • Asafoetida a pinch

  • Salt to taste

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 2 tablespoons

  • Green chillies chopped 2-3

  • Sunflower oil for shallow frying

  • Green chutney as required

  • Sweet date and tamarind chutney as required

  • Onions chopped 2 medium

  • Chaat masala 2 teaspoons

  • Freshly chopped coriander leaves 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Soak dried peas in three cups of water for about six hours. Drain and boil in three to four cups of water with turmeric powder, asafoetida and salt till soft. Mash the peas slightly.

Step 2

Add a little water if too thick and simmer for ten minutes. Keep the ragda hot.

Step 3

Add cornflour, green chillies and salt to potatoes in a bowl and mix well. Divide into eight equal portions and shape into balls. Flatten slightly.

Step 4

Heat a little oil in a frying pan and fry pattice gently on both sides on medium heat till evenly browned. Keep warm.

Step 5

To serve, place two pattice on a plate and pour ragda on them.

Step 6

Drizzle green chutney and sweet date and tamarind chutney, sprinkle onions, chaat masala and coriander leaves. Similarly make other servings.

Step 7

Serve immediately.

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