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Lachcha Parantha Recipe with Palak – Spinach Layered Paratha – Palak Laccha Paratha

Lachcha Parantha Recipe with Palak – Spinach Layered Paratha – Palak Laccha Paratha

Relish scrumtious and appealing Spinach Lachcha Paratha. You can make something very delicious from spinach which is present in ample amount in the market. You will surely relish each and every bite of it.  You can make it and serve it to friends and family and have a delightful meal.

Here is a quick and easy recipe with pictures to make mouth drooling Lachcha Paratha for you to savor. Serve these scrumptious and delectable spinach lachcha paranthas steaming hot with a side assortment of chutney, curd, pickle, raita or any sabzi of your choice. Enjoy!


Directions

Getting ready:

Pluck the spinach leaves and wash them thoroughly with water. Drain out the excess water and let them dry out completely. Roughly chop the spinach and cut ginger into 4 pieces and green chilly into two pieces. Put ginger, green chilly, spinach and some water into mixer jar and grind them into fine paste. Palak puree is now ready.layered spinach paratha

Making:

Take wheat flour in a big mixing bowl and add spinach puree into it along with 2 tsp of ghee, crushed carom seeds and salt. Mix everything really well. Now add water in small portions and knead soft dough of it. Cover the dough and keep it aside for 15-20 minutes to set. ½ cup of water is used for kneading this much quantity of flour.layered spinach paratha

20 minutes are over, dough is ready as well. Grease a hand with some ghee and knead the dough again until it becomes smooth. Pinch medium lemon sized dough and make peda of it. Make desired size paranthas. Dust it with some flour and roll it out into thin parantha. Then pour some ghee on it and spread it evenly. Now fold the paranthas from one end to another end making pleats.layered spinach paratha

Then roll the dough from one end to another end making a peda. After that, dust the rolled dough with some dry flour and roll out slightly thick parantha of 5-6 inch diameter by rolling it gently with the rolling pin.layered spinach paratha

Place a tawa on flame. When the tawa gets heated, pour some ghee and spread it evenly. Place the rolled parantha on it.layered spinach paratha

Once the parantha gets roasted from beneath, flip its side and roast the parantha from another side as well. Pour some ghee on top and spread it evenly on the parantha.layered spinach paratha

After that, flip the side again and pour some ghee on this side as well and spread it evenly. Press the parantha gently with the spatula and cook it on medium flame until brown spots appears on both the sides.layered spinach paratha

Parantha is now roasted well. Transfer it on a bowl placed over a plate, foil/napkin paper or directly to the person. Similarly, roll and roast the remaining paranthas until the dough is utilized completely. Spinach lachcha paranthas are now ready.layered spinach paratha

Serving:

Crush the paranthas slightly and serve these scrumptious and delectable spinach lachcha paranthas steaming hot with a side assortment of chutney, curd, pickle, raita or any sabzi of your choice. Enjoy!layered spinach paratha Suggestion: 

Instead of making lachcha parantha you can make simple paranthas with this dough as well. It will taste equally delicious.

Lachcha Parantha Recipe with Palak - Spinach Layered Paratha - Palak Laccha Parathalayered spinach paratha
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Recipe type: Main course
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Wheat flour/refined flour – 2 cup
  • Spinach – 200 grams
  • Ghee – 3-4 tbsp
  • Ginger baton - ½ inch
  • Green chilly - 1
  • Salt - ½ tsp or to taste
  • Carom seeds - ¼ tsp
Instructions
  1. Pluck the spinach leaves and wash them thoroughly with water. Drain out the excess water and let them dry out completely. Roughly chop the spinach and cut ginger into 4 pieces and green chilly into two pieces. Put ginger, green chilly, spinach and some water into mixer jar and grind them into fine paste. Palak puree is now ready.
  2. Take wheat flour in a big mixing bowl and add spinach puree into it along with 2 tsp of ghee, crushed carom seeds and salt. Mix everything really well. Now add water in small portions and knead soft dough of it. Cover the dough and keep it aside for 15-20 minutes to set. ½ cup of water is used for kneading this much quantity of flour.
  3. minutes are over, dough is ready as well. Grease a hand with some ghee and knead the dough again until it becomes smooth. Pinch medium lemon sized dough and make peda of it. Make desired size paranthas. Dust it with some flour and roll it out into thin parantha. Then pour some ghee on it and spread it evenly. Now fold the paranthas from one end to another end making pleats.
  4. Then roll the dough from one end to another end making a peda. After that, dust the rolled dough with some dry flour and roll out slightly thick parantha of 5-6 inch diameter by rolling it gently with the rolling pin.
  5. Place a tawa on flame. When the tawa gets heated, pour some ghee and spread it evenly. Place the rolled parantha on it.
  6. Once the parantha gets roasted from beneath, flip its side and roast the parantha from another side as well. Pour some ghee on top and spread it evenly on the parantha.
  7. After that, flip the side again and pour some ghee on this side as well and spread it evenly. Press the parantha gently with the spatula and cook it on medium flame until brown spots appears on both the sides.
  8. Parantha is now roasted well. Transfer it on a bowl placed over a plate, foil/napkin paper or directly to the person. Similarly, roll and roast the remaining paranthas until the dough is utilized completely. Spinach lachcha paranthas are now ready.
  9. Crush the paranthas slightly and serve these scrumptious and delectable spinach lachcha paranthas steaming hot with a side assortment of chutney, curd, pickle, raita or any sabzi of your choice. Enjoy!