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Spicy Pav Bhaji Recipe

Spicy Pav Bhaji

Mixed vegetables fried and mashed in butter, from the streets of Mumbai.

  • Total Cook Time 40 mins
  • Prep Time 10 mins
  • Cook Time 30 mins
  • Recipe Servings6
  • Easy

Ingredients of Spicy Pav Bhaji

  • 1 cup potatoes-peeled and chopped fine
  • 2 cups mixed vegetables-chopped fine
  • Green chillies-chopped to taste
  • 1 cup onions-grated
  • 1 tsp garlic-ginger
  • 1 cup tomato-grated
  • 1 cup tomato puree
  • 1 cup oil
  • 2 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp pav bhaji masala
  • 1 tsp chilli powder
  • 6 pavs
  • Butter for bread

How to Make Spicy Pav Bhaji

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Heat oil and add cumin seeds, then the onion paste and saute till brown and fat separates.
Add the mixed vegetables and potatoes and sauté first over high heat, then over low, till cooked through.
Add tomatoes and puree, green chillies, turmeric, salt, pav bhaji masala and chilli powder and continue cooking and mashing vegetables while stirring, till fat separates.

To serve:

Heat some butter, slit the bread horizontally and fry in the butter till brown. Serve with the vegetables.
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