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RECIPE: Mooli Paratha (Radish Paratha)

Mooli Paratha (Radish Paratha)

Mooli Paratha is one whole meal by itself it is sure to win everyone’s heart, serve this delicious paratha with chutney, yogurt or just a little pat of butter.They are best enjoyed hot and crisp straight from the tava (griddle).Give it a try!!

Mooli Paratha Recipe
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Check it out the Mooli Paratha Recipe here!!

Prep Time:30 minutes

Cook Time:20 minutes


Difficulty Level: Medium


  • 3 cups of Whole Wheat Flour
  • 2 cups grated White Radish
  • 1 medium Onion , finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup fresh coriander leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp carom seeds (Ajwain)
  • 1/2 tsp garam masala
  • salt to taste
  • 2 tbsp Butter
  • 1/2 cup Butter or Cooking Oil


Step 1

Mix together the flour, butter, and salt thoroughly in a bowl.

Step 2

Then add sufficient water to make a dough, knead for 5 minutes, cover and set aside for 15 minutes.
Wash the radish well and grate it using a vegetable grater.

Step 3

Add a teaspoon of salt to the grated radish, mix well and set aside for 3-5 minutes.

Step 4

Now squeeze out the water.

Step 5

To the squeezed radish, add garam masala , red chilli powder, onions, coriander leaves, and carom seeds.

Step 6

And mix well.

Step 7

Divide this mixture into 1 inch sized balls. And set aside.

Step 8

Divide the dough into slightly larger than 1 inch size balls, flatten each ball into a circle.

Step 9

Place the grated radish balls at the center of the flattened dough.

Step 10

Then, gently stretch the dough to envelope the mixture completely, such that all the edges meet at the top of the dough ball.

Step 11

Using your fingers seal the dough well so that all the stretched up edges blend into one.

Step 12

Dust with some flour and roll out the dough into a circle.

Step 13

Heat a frying pan and when frying pan is very hot, place the rolled out dough on it.

Step 14

Leave dough for a minute and turn over.

Step 15

After a minute or so the paratha will slowly start to bubble up.

Step 16

Now drizzle one teaspoon of melted butter or cooking oil on top of the paratha and turn over.

Step 17

The paratha immediately starts to rise.

Step 18

Repeat the drizzling with melted butter or cooking oil on the other side as well.

Step 19

Turn over again and let it rise once more.

Step 20

When golden brown on both sides, remove from frying pan. Mooli Paratha is ready to serve.

  • Serve with yogurt or mint raita.

If you like Mooli Paratha Recipe and make it then let me know your feedback by commenting below.And if you know more innovative ways in which we can utilize this mouth watering Mooli Paratha, do share with us and we would be glad to give it a try.

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