How to make Stuffed Bajra Roti - SK Khazana -

The combination of bajre ka atta and sweet potatoes are extremely nutritious

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Pearl millet flour (bajre ka atta), Sweet potatoes (शक्करकंद)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Stuffed Bajra Roti - SK Khazana

Stuffed Bajra Roti - SK Khazana 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 : 21-25 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Stuffed Bajra Roti - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Pearl millet flour (bajre ka atta) 1 1/2 cups for dusting

  • Sweet potatoes boiled, peeled and mashed 3/4 cup

  • Kasuri methi 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • Onion small, finely chopped 1

  • Chaat masala 1 teaspoon

  • Green chillies chopped 1-2

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Ghee for applying

  • Pickle to serve


Step 1

Heat 1 cups water in a deep pan, add salt, cover the pan and let it come to a boil.

Step 2

Meanwhile heat a non-stick tawa, add kasuri methi and toast it lightly. Transfer it into a parat and crush it slightly. When the water comes to a boil, add pearl millet flour and switch the heat off and mix well.

Step 3

Transfer the kasuri methi on the parat into a bowl and transfer the flour mixture into the parat, and set aside to cool a bit

Step 4

Take onion in a bowl, add ¾ chaat masala, green chillies, coriander leaves, salt and roasted kasuri meth and mix well.

Step 5

Add sweet potatoes and mix well. Adjust salt, and mix well. Add ¼ tsp chaat masala and mix well.

Step 6

Dip your palm in a bowl of water and knead the pearl millet mixture into a soft dough.

Step 7

Heat a non-stick tawa.

Step 8

For each roti, take two small portions of the dough and shape them into balls. Dust with flour and spread each ball into a small disc. Place some sweet potato mixture in the centre of one disc, place the other disc over it and gently press the edges all around to seal. Further pat with your fingers to make a slightly thick roti, or you can also dust some flour over it and roll it out with a rolling pin.

Step 9

Place the stuffed roti on the hot tawa and roast for ½ minute. Flip and continue to roast the other side similarly. Apply some ghee all over the roti, flip it and apply some ghee on this side too and continue to cook till both sides are evenly golden. Make more rotis similarly.

Step 10

Transfer the rotis onto a serving plate, and serve hot with pickle and homemade butter.

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