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Thursday, November 27, 2014

Probably the most popular street food in Kolkata

These are called "rolls", pieces of chicken, or paneer, or even chopped onion and bell pepper wrapped in flat bread. Theses are probably the most popular street food of Kolkata. In the evening you will always find a smal crowd in front of each roll-shop. 

Bicolour Chicken Pie-- zweifarbige Huenchentaschen?

Finally, I am writing again. I am writing after ages but also after a successful experiment.
I have done something innovative and have not yet come up with a name for it.


I used spinach paste and beetroot paste to make the dough. I kneaded the spinach paste and the beetroot paste separately and see below the result:

Then I gave the dough the shape like below and then cut into pieces and rolled each piece out:

I put the stuffing on half of it ans folded the other half on it. Then it looked like this:
Theses were then shallow fried and we had the end product, ready to serve:

The Stuffing: --

I cooked the chicken with finely chopped onion, chopped green chili and tomato, salt, a few cloves of garlic and a little cumin powder and blended everything after cooking.