Dahi ka Paratha Recipe (Curd Paratha)

Updated on July 15, 2020
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Dahi ka Paratha
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Paratha is a pan-fried Indian flatbread that is typically served for breakfast or lunch. Dahi paratha is prepared with whole-wheat flour, spices, and dahi (yoghurt). It is easy to make and is quite flavourful because of the assortment of spices used.

I like to serve it with whole red chilli pickle, but you can have it with any pickle along with some butter or malai (fresh cream).

Cook Time

Prep time: 15 min
Cook time: 35 min
Ready in: 50 min
Yields: 3 parathas

Ingredients

  • 1 cup atta (whole wheat flour)
  • 1 tsp/to taste salt
  • 1/2 tsp garam masala
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • 1/2 tsp jeera (cumin seeds)
  • 1 tsp red chilli flakes
  • 1 green chilli, chopped fine
  • 1-inch piece ginger, peeled and grated
  • 5-6 garlic cloves, ground
  • 10-15 mint leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp hara dhania (cilantro), finely chopped
  • 8-10 tbsp dahi (curd/yoghurt), or as needed
  • desi ghee (clarified butter), as needed
  • dry flour, as needed

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, add the atta and the rest of the ingredients except the desi ghee. Mix well.
  2. Add the dahi little by little and mix until it forms into a dough that is neither too soft nor too stiff. Knead the dough for 3-4 minutes; then cover with a cloth and let it rest for 10 minutes.
  3. After 10 minutes, set a tawa to heat up on low-medium heat. While it heats, roll out the parathas.
  4. To prepare the paratha, divide the dough into three equal portions. Take one portion, roll it into a ball, flatten it, and dust with some dry flour. Roll out the dough into a medium-thick paratha.
  5. Grease the hot tawa with a little desi ghee. Place the first paratha on it, keep the heat on medium, and let one side cook for 15-20 seconds. Then flip it over and let the other side cook for 15-20 seconds.
  6. Flip the paratha again and spread a little desi ghee over it, then flip it once more and spread a little desi ghee over this side, too.
  7. Cook the paratha by flipping it frequently until it is dotted golden on both sides. Transfer to a plate and prepare the rest of the parathas similarly.
  8. Serve with red chilli pickle or any other pickle of your choice.

Dahi Paratha Recipe (Curd Paratha)

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    • rajan jolly profile imageAUTHOR

      Rajan Singh Jolly 

      2 weeks ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar, INDIA.

      You said it well, Peggy. Thank you

    • rajan jolly profile imageAUTHOR

      Rajan Singh Jolly 

      2 weeks ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar, INDIA.

      Nice to know you and your husband enjoy Indian food. This paratha is very flavorful. You may like to try it. Thank you.

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 

      2 weeks ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar, INDIA.

      Thank you, Devika.

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      Devika Primic 

      2 weeks ago

      A tasty recipe! I like to try new ideas in cooking and yours enlightens me each time I read a new recipe.

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      Liza 

      2 weeks ago from USA

      I could eat this anytime, same with my husband. He loves Indian food. I have made naan bread and roti canai (Malaysian flatbread) but, I haven't try to make paratha. Thanks for the recipe, Rajan. It looks delicious!

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      Peggy Woods 

      2 weeks ago from Houston, Texas

      This dish sounds like it would be very healthful as well as tasty. Thanks for sharing it with us.

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 

      2 weeks ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar, INDIA.

      Thank you, Pamela.

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      Rajan Singh Jolly 

      2 weeks ago from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar, INDIA.

      I would not mind it, Louise. Would get to see a country I wish to visit someday. Thanks for appreciating the recipes.

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      Pamela Oglesby 

      2 weeks ago from Sunny Florida

      Great article, Rajan. Thnak you for yet another delicious sounding recipe. It is much appreciated/

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      Louise Powles 

      2 weeks ago from Norfolk, England

      I really need you to come and be my cook lol, I love your recipes.

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