Mooli Paratha ( Radish Paratha )

Mooli Paratha ( Radish Paratha )

I never buy this vegetable as it has strong raw smell , which I never liked but when mom told me that her sis ( Nayeem aunty) had discussed about this paratha as a very tasty one …. That’s when I decided to buy radish and make the paratha but mom couldn’t remember exact recipe thats when Google came to my rescue ,got a simple recipe and when I told mom about it,she said that it’s very similar to what my aunt was saying …. To my surprise this paratha didnt have any hint of radish in it….In fact kids were not able to find out which vegetable I had added….

Personally I was glad that I found a new way to eat this vegetable plus it’s important that my kids like it and when I saw them asking for more ,then it’s sure a winner recipe for me!


  • Wheat Flour – 1Cup
  • Radish – 2
  • Chopped Green Chillies – 1 tbsp
  • Red Chilli powder – 1 tsp
  • Amchur Powder or dry mango powder – 1tsp
  • Cumin Powder – 1/4 tsp
  • Ajwain or carom seeds – 1/2 tsp
  • Salt as per taste
  • Chopped Coriander Leaves – 1/4 bunch
  • Oil or butter as required


  1. Peel the radish and grate it. Add salt,red chili powder ,dry mango powder ,cumin powder,green chillies , ajwain and coriander leaves, mix well and Squeeze this mixture and remove water from it and keep aside.
  2. Heat 1 tsp oil in a pan add the squeezed radish mixture and sauté it in high flame for two minutes,remove from flame and cool the mixture .
  3. In a bowl add wheat flour and make dough with drained radish water,little oil, and normal water. Rest it for 30 minutes .Divide the dough into small equal parts make a small chapati and stuff the radish mixture into it and roll the paratha.
  4. Heat a griddle fry the parathas slowly. Fry them on both the sides with butter or ghee or oil.
  5. Serve hot with curd raita .

    I took 25 minutes to make this parathas

    Happy cooking….

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