Pav Bhaji

Pav Bhaji

This tomato based dish gets its thick body from potatoes and it’s salivating flavour from the variety of spices added to it. Bhaji is a wholesome dish attributing to the blend of vegetables added to it. When served with pav, it forms a complete meal with a dousing of carbs giving you energy all day.

Servings - 4
Difficulty Level - Easy
Preparation Time - 15 mins
Cook Time - 15 mins


Nutrition Facts

Servings: 4
Amount per serving
Calories 310
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9.3g 12%
Saturated Fat 2.8g 14%
Cholesterol 8mg 3%
Sodium 1027mg 45%
Total Carbohydrate 49.8g 18%
Dietary Fiber 6.2g 22%
Total Sugars 6.6g
Protein 8.4g
Vitamin D 2mcg 10%
Calcium 150mg 12%
Iron 5mg 27%
Potassium 600mg 13%

Disclaimer: The nutritional values are estimates only. Variations may occur due to quality of ingredients and food preparation.  The nutritional analysis found on the recipe pages is calculated from the individual ingredients in each recipe. No information, services, or materials offered by or through this Site shall be construed as or understood to be medical advice or care.

  • For Pav Bhaji Masala: Dry roast coriander seeds, black cardamom, cumin seeds, black pepper, fennel seeds, red chillies, cinnamon and cloves individually. Once cool, blend to a fine powder with amchur powder.
  • Boil cauliflower, potatoes and peas until soft.
  • Meanwhile, heat the oil and butter in a pan and fry onions until translucent.
  • Add the ginger garlic paste and cook. Then, add the capsicum. Saute until cooked completely.
  • Add tomatoes and salt. Salt helps bring out the moisture from the tomatoes. Cook until the tomatoes become mushy.
  • To this, add chilli powder and the 1-2 tbsp of the prepared pav bhaji masala. Stir to coat completely.
  • Mash the boiled vegetables and add to this mix.
  • Add water as required to form a thick paste and cook for 5 minutes. Adjust seasoning.
  • Slice the pav horizontally and toast with butter.
  • Serve pav and bhaji hot with chopped onions, coriander and lemon.

Related Recipes

dhalia khichdi
Banana bread
khaman dhokla

Rate our recipe

Average rating 5 / 5. Vote count: 18

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

    Write a comment