Shahi Parantha

Shahi parantha/parathas

Shahi Parantha | Pachakam

Shahi Parantha

Shahi parantha/parathas

Category : Vegetarian, Rotis

By Sally Mathew

Published On: 17 Aug 2002

Rating: 3
5 Votes, 5 Reviews
Write a Review
30 Minutes
Served : 4
Print Recipe



Step 1

For making the khamir:
1)During winter season soak all the ingredients overnight. In summer soak these things 4-5 hours before making.

Step 2

For making shahi parantha:
1)Mix together salt, atta, sugar and maida.

Step 3

Add the mixture of khamir.

Step 4

Knead them together to make a dough along with waater, if reqd. The dough should be neither too hard nor too soft. Leave it for 15-20 minutes.

Step 5

For making parantha, make balls of equal size. Roll out four thin layers of paranthas of equal size.

5)Keep first layer upon chakla. Spread ghee and ajwain. Now keep the second layer upon this. Repeat the same method. Keep the third layer and again repeat the above method. Now keep the fourth layer and press it from all the sides.

6)Make the paranthas a little bigger by pressing with hands.

7)Heat a tava and fry the paranthas to desired crispness with a little ghee and by pressing it on tava.

:- Serve hot.
:- Makes around 7-8 paranthas.

Aysha Barica

would ve been nice if d khamir part of it ws xplaind in detail... d method z also nt xplaind clearly as 2 wen n hw thngs r 2 b added n done....


i should try this.Sally,it is so nice of you to give all the recipes.thanks alot


Can u explain in detail about the khamir. how to soak maida?

ritu raj

i didn;t like it, she should have explained it more clealy, some of the ingredients are never mentioned how to be used and when to be used


have never tasted something as tasty as this shahi parantha

Leave your Review

More by This Author

Top Contributors

  • Recipes of Nizana Shammas

    Nizana Shammas

    Nizana Shammas is a hosewife who has lots of interest n cooking. She is an expert in providing various traditional recipes.

  • Recipes of Renukadevi Kumanan

    Renukadevi Kumanan

    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.