Preparation / Directions:
To Make The Papdi:
Mix the besan, ajwain, crushed peppercorns, salt and baking soda. Rub in the oil , add water and make a stiff dough. Roll the dough in big round, cut long strips out of it and cut them in quarters. Deep fry until crisp and golden yellow over a slow fire.
To Make Chutney:
Soak the tamarind in a little hot water and mash well. Strain the tamarind sauce, add all the other ingredients, and heat until it thickens. Keep aside to cool.
To Make Dahi Papdi Chaat:
Beat curds and mix salt and chile powder. Peel and dice the potatoes. Spread papdi on a plate, and top with diced potatoes. Pour the chutney generously on top and cover with the curd mix. Sprinkle with chaat masala and garnish with coriander leaves.