Magical Bassi Roti

Magical Bassi Roti

Recipe: Magical Bassi Roti (रात की रोटी )

Summary: Leftover rotis(chapati) are very useful and can be used in many ways. Magical Bassi Roti is made up with these leftover chapatis.The rotis are crushed and mixed with peanuts to make it lippilicious . Nothing is eXtra.


  • leftover rotis (रात की रोटी ) 4
  • onions, chopped 2
  • cumin(जीरा ) seeds 1 tsp
  • ginger, chopped ½ inch
  • green chillies, chopped 2-3
  • turmeric powder ¼ tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • lemon juice 1
  • oil 1 tbsp
  • sugar ½ tsp
  • A fistful(मुट्ठी भर ) peanutsMagical Bassi Roti


  1. Roughly chop onions and green chillies. Heat oil in a pan. Add cumin seeds and sauté.
  2. Finely chop ginger, add to the pan and sauté.
  3. Add green chillies, onions and sauté.
  4. Add peanuts and mix well. Tear the leftover rotis into small pieces.
  5. Add turmeric powder, salt and sugar to the pan. Sauté.
  6. Add juice of one lemon and mix well
  7. Add leftover roti pieces and toss lightly. Cover and cook on a low flame till crispy and crunchy. Serve hot

Preparation time: 10-15 minute(s) Cooking time: 15-20 minute(s)

Number of servings (yield): 2

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