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Masala Parathas: Try it


1 cup wheat flour
1/2 cup rice or all.purpose flour
1 onion
1 carrot
3 to 4 cabbage leaves
Cayenne Pepper to taste
1 jalapeno or serrano pepper
1 potato
4 green chiles
1/2 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
5 tablespoons vegetable oil
1/4 teaspoon turmeric powder
Salt to taste


Finely chop all the vegetables either in a chopper or by hand in a large plate. 
You may even grate them if a chopper is not available.
Add the flours, 2 tablespoons oil, salt, cayenne, turmeric and knead to a very stiff dough. 
Do not keep the dough for long after kneading, or it will become gooey and soft. 
This would make it difficult to roll the parathas.
Divide into 3 parts. 

Roll into 5.inch rounds. 
Shallow fry on a hot griddle (tawa) on both sides until golden brown using the remaining oil. 
Eat hot or carry away for later, with sauce, tamarind or onion chutney.


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