Monday, 24 February 2014

Missi Roti

Missi Roti

Missi Roti

Missi Roti is an Indian recipe made with wheat flour, gram flour, fenugreek leaves, coriander leaves & seasoned with spices. it's a good change from regular rotis & healthy option too.

Missi Roti

It is a very delicious dish goes with all kind of dals & curries. It is always yummy & perfect for any meal.

Missi Roti

Missi Roti gets its unique flavour from wheat flour & besan...but to change the taste other
multi grain flours can also be used. This is one dish one should not miss out! 


1 cup besan (gram flour)
1 cup atta (wheat flour)
3 tbsp fresh methi (fenugreek) leaves finely chopped 
3 tbsp fresh coriander leaves finely chopped
2-3 finely chopped green chilies
1/2 tsp red chili powder
1/4 tsp turmeric powder
1/4 tsp coriander powder
1/4 tsp ajwain (carom seeds)
1/4 tsp cumin seeds
1 pinch of asefoetida
Water as required
2 tsp oil
Salt to taste


1. In a large bowl, add besan, whear flour, methi, coriander, green chilis, red chili powder,
    turmeric powder, 
coriander powder, ajwain, cumin seeds, asefoetida & salt. Mix it well.

2. Add oil, rub it in the flour. Mix well.

3. Make a whole in middle, gradually add water. Knead into a smooth tight dough. keep it
    for 20 
mins under a covered cloth.

4. Knead dough again for a couple of mins. Divide it into small equal balls.

5. Roll into a slightly thick chapati than usual. Dust with more flour while rolling to prevent from 
    sticking if necessary.

6. Heat a tawa on medium heat. 

7. Cook missi roti with or without oil/butter/ghee. Cook both sides until rustic brown spots
    appear on 

8. Remove from heat. Apply butter/ghee on it.

9. Serve hot with dal or any curry vegetable.


1. Missi roti can aslo be cooked in an oven or tandoor.

2. Dried fenugreek leaves (kasori methi) can be used instead of fresh methi leaves.

3. Grated ginger & chopped onion can also be used to give roti a different taste.


  1. Looks good and is healthy to eat

  2. Nice presention......a tasty one.

  3. Nice one...... must try on this week end.

  4. healthy and something different to try in rotis

  5. Different and delicious roti!!!!!!