Papdi chaat (Batan Papdi) Recipe

Papdi Chaat

Papdi chaat (Batan Papdi) is a mouth melting chaat or snack dish, here bread buttons are topped with delicious mixture of onion and potatoes, then flavored with chutney and finally garnished with papdi and nylon sev. The unique chaat would really helps you in getting the compliments.papdi chaat

Preparation time: 6 minutes
Cooking time: nil
Servings: 3 plates


  • 15 battan (for making 3 plates)
  • 1 cup papdi (store bought)
  • 2 medium onions thinly chopped
  • 2 medium potatoes (boiled and peeled)
  • 1 cup tamarind chutney
  • 2 tbsp spicy coriander chutney
  • 1 cup nylon sev
  • Few coriander leaves thinly chopped
  • Salt as per taste
  • Red chilli powder to sprinkle
  • Chaat masala to sprinkle

How to make Batan Papdi:

  1. Chop the boiled potatoes in tiny pieces.
  2. Sprinkle little bit of salt.
  3. Place 5 batans (porous side upward) in individual 3 serving plates.
  4. Arrange few onions and potatoes.
  5. Sprinkle little bit of coriander chutney and crush the papdi all over.
  6. Also spread nylon sev and chopped coriander.
  7. Sprinkle all the spices as per your taste.
  8. Finally pour tamarind chutney all over in such a way that the batan must be immersed completely.
  9. Again sprinkle few coriander and serve immediately.

Chef Tips:

  1. Do not delay at the time of serving, else the battan will become soggy.
  2. If you want more spicy batan papadi then add more amount of spicy coriander chutney.
  3. You can use combination of mint and coriander chutney.


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