Spinach Pesto Paratha Recipe

Layers of cooked dough stuffed with unique pesto and roasted to perfection, making it an eye catching dish or tiffin for children.

Nutritional info

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4 Tbsp 1st Png "For Paratha"(35.0 gm) Wheat Flour (Whole)
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1 Tsp(4.0 gm) Ghee
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As Required(15.0 ml) Water
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7 No. 2nd Png "For Pesto"(13.0 gm) Palak
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6 No.(31.0 gm) Walnut
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2 Tbsp(6.0 gm) Basil Leaves(Chopped)
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1/2 Tsp(1.0 gm) Garlic(Chopped)
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1/4 Tsp(1.0 ml) Lemon Juice
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1/4 Tsp(1.0 gm) Salt
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1 Tbsp(14.0 ml) Olive Oil
  • Take 7 spinach leaves, blanch and keep aside.

  • take a blender, add the previously blanched palak leaves, 2 tbsp chopped basil leaves, 6 walnuts, 1/4th tsp chopped garlic, 1 tbsp olive oil, 1/8th tsp salt and 1/4th tsp lemon juice.

  • Cover, blend pesto to a paste and keep aside.

  • Take a mixing bowl, add 4 tbsp wheat flour and previously cooked pesto.

  • Adding a little water, knead it into a soft dough.

  • Rolling it in a ball, coat them very lightly with wheat flour, flatten them and make it in a circular roti shape using a rolling pin.

  • Heat a nonstick tava on a low flame and roast the roti on it. Flip and spread 1 tsp ghee on the paratha.

  • Allowing it to cook, make sure both sides are browned well.

  • Garnish with coriander.

  • Serve hot with curd.