Sweet potato Poori Recipe

Sweet Potato Pooris are a healthier option to their potato counterpart. Sweet potatoes are known for their low Glycemic index hence can be consumed by diabetics. They can also be chopped into fingers and microwaved to make cheat fries. Posting a delicious Poori today.

Ingredients :

  • 200 gms Sweet potato
  • 9 green chillies
  • 5 garlic cloves
  • 1 inch piece of ginger
  • 1/3 tsp Haldi /Turmeric powder
  • 1tsp Dhania/Coriander powder
  • 1/2 tsp Jeera/Cumin powder
  • Salt
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • Coriander leaves
  • Wheat flour as required
  • Oil for frying the Poori

Method :

Pressure cook the sweet potatoes and peel them. Mash them well with a masher. Grind the green chillies, ginger and garlic to a smooth paste. Tip it into the sweet potato mash. Add the coriander, cumin, turmeric powders and salt. Add finely chopped coriander leaves. Mix well. Add wheat flour as required to make a stiff dough. Add oil and knead well. Pinch small balls of this dough and roll out into three inch diameter circles which are neither too thick nor thin. Heat oil in a pan. Fry the poori till they turn golden brown on both sides. Serve as is or with chutney of your choice.

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4 thoughts on “Sweet potato Poori Recipe

  1. Some time very different I have never had this before thank you for sharing this recipe as it is sweet potato is my husband’s favourite I will definitely try this

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