Serves 5


120 gms Besan ½ Tsp- Red Chilli Powder
½ Tsp- Salt ¼ Tsp- Cumin Seeds
1 Tsp- Ghee ¼ Tsp- Turmeric Powder


2 Tbsp - Oil ½ Tsp - Salt (To Taste)
½ Tsp - Cumin Seeds ½ Tsp - Red Chilli Powder
A Pinch Asafoetida ½ Tsp - Coriander Powder
¼ Tsp - Mustard Seeds ½ Tcup - Well Beaten Curd
1 No - Bay Leaf ¼ Tsp - Turmeric Powder
½ Tcup - Finely Chopped Onions Wate - To Get The Desired Consistency
½ Tcup - Finely Chopped Tomatoes ¼ Tcup - Chopped Coriander Leaves


Chopped Coriander Leaves.



  1. Mix Besan, Salt, Red Chilli Powder, Ghee, Turmeric Powder and Cumin seeds.
  2. Knead into a Stiff Dough and then break the Dough into lime size pieces.
  3. Roll out each piece into cylindrical strip.
  4. Heat about 5 Tcup Water and cook the strips in it for 10 minutes. Strain and then cut the strips into round pieces.Keep aside.


  1. Heat oil in a pan and then add Asafoetida to it. Add Bay Leaf,Mustard Seeds and Cumin Seeds to it.
  2. Next add Onions to it and sauté well.Add Tomatoes to it and fry well till oil separates from the Gravy.Add the Gattas to it and stir well.
  3. Add the Indian Spices and mix well.Add Curd and mix well. Add Water according to the Consistency needed.Stir well.
  4. Check the Seasoning and adjust accordingly. Add Coriander Leaves and mix.
  5. Serve hot garnished with Chopped Coriander Leaves.
Nutrient Composition Per Serving
Energy (Kcal) 167.48 Carotene (µg) 421.06
Protein (g) 5.68 Vitamin C (mg) 8.19
Carbohydrate (g) 16.44 Mg (mg) 34.35
Fat (g) 8.8 Na (mg) 25.37
Fibre (g) 0.49 K (mg) 225.9
Minerals (g) 0.93 Mn (mg) 0.32
Calcium (mg) 47.03 Zn (mg) 0.51
Phosphorus (mg) 99.29 Cr (mg) 0.002
Iron (mg) 1.49


While making the batter for gattas add green leafy vegetables like methi or palak or cabbage.