Pav Bhaji


Pav Bhaji is a hurried meal. This is a spicy blend of vegetables in onion- tomato gravy served with pav that is roasted with butter.When I am lazy to cook on an entire meal….this is the first dish that comes to my mind.


1 cup roughly chopped Carrots.

1 cup roughly chopped Cauliflower

1 cup roughly chopped Capsicum

1& 1/2 cup boiled and mashed Potatoes.

1 cup boiled Green peas.

1 packet Maggi Bhuna masala(with ginger-garlic).

2 tbsp Everest Pav Bhaji masala.

1/2 tsp Turmeric powder.

1 tsp Chilli Powder.

1 tsp Dhana-Jeera powder.

Salt to taste.

1 packet Butter.

4 Ladi Pav.

1 Onion finely chopped.

1 Lemon cut into wedges.

2 tbsp finely chopped Corriander leaves.


In a cooker mix together carrots,capsicum & cauliflower.

Add 1 cup water and cook till 3 whistles.

Let it cool,add boiled and mashed potatoes and blend it well with a hand blender.

20130304_195155In a thick bottomed pan heat 2 tbsp butter,add contents of one packet of Maggi Bhuna masala(with ginger-garlic).

Add pav bhaji masala,chilli powder & turmeric powder,Fry well adding little water.

Let the masala cook well,approximately for 2 minutes.

Add pureed vegetables and salt.Mix well cover and cook for 5 minutes.

Add boiled green peas and mix well.

Keep aside.

Slice each pav into 2 horizontally. Apply a little butter to each side. Heat a large tava and cook the pav on both sides till the pieces are lightly browned.

Now serve Pav bhaji with pav,onions, chopped corriander leaves and lemon wedges.

Happy Cooking !!!


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