“Pachakam” means cooking in kerala and Pachakam.Com welcomes you to the magnificent world of easy and healthy Indian cooking with a probe into the fascinating Indian cooking recipes. Cooking is not just about making food but is an art of presenting your culinary skills to those who love food with a different flavor and Indian cooking, by no means is an exception.
Spicy mashed vegetables served with toasted buns
Published On: 15 Jul 2004
malayalam: Urulakizhangu / Kizhangu
telugu: Bangaala Dumpa / Urlagadda / Alu Gadda
hindi: Aloo / Batata
Konkani: Kook / Batato
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: Cauli Flower
tamil: Cauliflower / Kovippu / Pookosu
telugu: Cauliflower / Gobi Puvvu
hindi: Phulgopi / Pattagobi
Bengali: Phool Kopi / Fulkopi
Gujarati: Koli Flower / Foolkobi
Konkani: Cauli Flower / Pulla Kosu
Marathi: Phool Gobi
tamil: Mangal Mullangi/Carrot
telugu: Gajjara Gadda / Carrot
kannada: Gajjari/Gajjara Gadde
Bengali: Gujar / Gajor
Konkani: Carrot / Kaacreta
telugu: Allam / Allamu / Sonthi
kannada: Shunti / Alla / Ashi Shunti / Ardraka
hindi: Adrak / Adu / Soonth
Gujarati: Aadu / Soonth
Urudu: Adrak / Adhrak
Bengali: Laban / Noone
English: Mustard Seeds
kannada: Sasuve / Karisasive
hindi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Sarson
Bengali: Sarsay / Shorshe / Rai
Oriya: Sorisa / Sarosha
Punjabi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Kalee Sarson
Kashmiri: Aasur / Sorisa
Urudu: Rai, Banarasi Rai, Kalee Sarson
English: Cumin Seeds
tamil: Seerakam / Jeerakam
telugu: Jeelakara / Jidakara / Jikaka
hindi: Jeera / Jeeru / Safaid Jeera / Zeera / Shimai Shombu
Bengali: Jeera / Zeera / Safed Jira
Gujarati: Jeeru / Jiru / Safed Jiraun
Konkani: Jeerey / Jeren
Marathi: Jeera / Jeregire
Oriya: Jira / Jeera
English: Cilantro / Coriander Leaves
tamil: Kothamalli Ilai / Malli Ilai
malayalam: Kothamalli Ila / Malli Ila
telugu: Kothimeera / Kothamalli Kooraku
kannada: Kottambari Soppu
hindi: Hara Dhania Ke Patte / Dhania Patha
Bengali: Dhonay Patha
Gujarati: Kothmir / Dhana
Konkani: Kottambari Pallo
Oriya: Dhania Patra
Punjabi: Hara Dhania
Chop the potaotes, carrots, cauliflower, green and red capsicum.
Pressure cook them with salt, till it gets cooked(about 10 min).
Drain the water and mash the vegetables, so that it becomes a fine paste. Keep it aside.
Heat oil in a non-stick pan.
Add mustard and cumin seeds and allow them to splutter.
Add onions and fry, till it becomes translucent.
Add Pav-bhaji masala powder, garlic-ginger paste, salt and red chilly powder.
Add tomato paste or finely chopped tomatoes and cook for 5 min.
Add the mashed vegetable paste and mix well.
Add butter and lemon juice.
Garnish with coriander leaves.
Slightly toast the pav(burger buns) with butter on a tava.
:- Serve with delicious pav-bhaji.
Yummy....my hubby liked it a lottt....since i dint have pav bhaji masala with me, i added tandoori masala...it came out really well....more recipes welcome!!!
I tried it and came out well..thankx
m living in US..i never cooked at my parents home..
but when i got married n came 2 Us i didnt have any idea how 2 cook...bt ur recipes really helped me a lot..now at every weekend i try different food at home n it really taste good..m realy thankful 2 u...n requesting u 2 keep giving such a good guidence in kitchen..
Me and my husband simply loved it! Thanks a lot!
Hi, u`r receipe is very good and we can add peas,garam masala also. we will get pav bhaji masala in the stores but tell us how to prepare in the home.
The recipe is great. But u have not mention about making of pav bhaji masala. I mean how to make a pav bhaji masala. It is very hard to make pav bhaji untill u have pav bhaji masala. So pls tell me about it.
Reciepe is short and simple..but how do you prepare Pau Bhaaji masala?? You need to give a short reciepe of that too..Thanks..Regards.
It is fine.U can add1 or 2 finely chopped green chillies and green peas.
Its really very simple to prepare.But you have forgot to give one thing.that is "How to prepare that pav bhaji masala?" If you give that one it will be very useful to many people who prepare this for first time.I expect the reply .Thanks in advance.
Its excellent , but as we have heard ginger garlic and tikhaa (mirchi) is the base of PAV BHAJI u can increase the rartio of DIS stuff
hi,i really don`t know how to cook the food(not even single curry).but when i tried ur pav all our family members liked it and this has been our daily snack and i am looking more recipe from u , thank u.
hi, this is an excellent recipe. myself and my husband liked it very much. thanks a lot.
it was really delicious and great..but it would be nice if u have given how to make pau bhaji masala..since i prefer everything should be home made...
hi this is good..can u tell me how to make pav baji masala at home
am gonnna try this recepie and i will tell how was it.looks realy good when i read ....
It was really great. Thank you. Expecting more recipes from you.
This recipe is awesome! So far the best pav bhaji recipe.. My family loved it.
Being a south-indian, cooking north indian dishes is not my expertise. I came across this reciepe and decided to give it a try.
It was explained very well and to my surprise the pav bhaji turned out very good. Good job Vidhu and looking forward to see some more receipes from you.
I am learning cooking and have a passion to cook north Indian dishes..The Pav Bhaji receipe by vidhu turned out so good that my husband made me cook the same everyday ;-)..Any more recipes in the pipeline vidhu...:)
Aloo Chana Chaat Masala is a quick and easy dish to make. Al...
Ottada is a special breakfast dish in Malabar region. Ottada...
Vattayappam is a typical Kerala sweet dish. Vattayappam is o...
An Indian samosa is a flaky crust made of maida and filled ...
Nizana Shammas is a hosewife who has lots of interest n cooking. She is an expert in providing various traditional recipes.
Renukadevi Kumanan is a well versed person in providing varities of South Indian recipes and also some modern recipes. She used to try varities of recipes from different cuisines.
Sign up to receive email updates for New Recipes/Special Announcements