Recipe finder

Recipe Finder
Follow us : Facebook Pinterest Twitter Google Plus
You are here: Home» Recipes» Paani Poori Recipe

Paani Poori

We promise you'll never hit those street stalls again once you make paani-puri at home with this simple recipe. Fresh, flavoursome and right in the comfort of your homes!

Paani Poori Paani Poori


: Niru Gupta

Recipe Cook Time

: 30 Minutes

Recipe Rating

Add to CookBook


  • For the Paani:

    1 cup sonth chutney

    2 cups firmly packed mint leaves

    75 gm coriander leaves - ground together

    6-7 green chillies

    2 Tbsp roasted and powdered cumin seeds

    1 Tbsp salt

    1 tsp chilli powder

    8 cups water

    For the
    Sonth ki Chutney:

    100 gm tamarind-soaked in warm water for half an hour at least

    3/4 cup broken up jaggery

    2 tsp salt

    1 tsp powdered black rock salt

    1/2 tsp garam masala

    1 tsp powdered dry ginger

    1/4 tsp powdered black pepper

    1/4 tsp chilli powder

    1 tsp chaat masala

    Paani Poori:

    24 puffed papri

    1 cup boiled and diced potatoes

    1 cup boiled chick peas

    Paani Poorie ka Paani


For the Paani:

Mix all the ingredients together, chill and serve.

For the Sonth ki Chutney:

Strain the tamarind through a strainer, adding water, to facilitate this.

Add enough water to the pulp, to make it into a pouring consistency.

Mix in the rest of the ingredients and bring to a boil, lower the heat, and let it simmer, stirring occasionally, till it thickens a bit.

For eating the Paani Poori:

Break a hole in the center of the thinner side of the poorie, and fill with a little potato and chick pea and sonth if so desired, then fill with the paani and eat the whole poorie immediately.

Click for Pooris.




Related Recipes

  • Batata Pattice

    Batata Pattice

    Bread and potatoes mashed together make for one delightful recipe. A popular sna ...
  • Mixed Millet Bhel Puri

    Mixed Millet Bhel Puri

    A low fat and healthy snack with the goodness of millets and ragi. Prepare this ...
  • Bhel Puri

    Bhel Puri

    Puffed rice and sev tossed with potatoes, onions, masalas and chutneys. This rec ...
  • Momos


    With these momos the possibilities are endless. Make them from scratch and pack ...
  • Lamb Momos with Sweet Chilli Sauce

    Lamb Momos with Sweet Chilli Sauce

    Make this all time favorite street food at home! Momos with a filling of lamb mi ...
  • Raj Kachauri

    Raj Kachauri

    Fried flour patties filled to the brim with potatoes, a wide range of masalas an ...
  • Atta Walnut Cookies

    Atta Walnut Cookies

    Crisp cookies made with whole wheat flour, the aroma of coffee and the crunch of ...
  • Double Cheese Peanuts

    Double Cheese Peanuts

    A terribly easy snack for your mid-meal cravings!