Gatte ka Saag - gram flour dumplings simmered in spicy curd gravy

Gatte ka Saag
Chef Gautam Mehrishi teaches us to make Gatte ka Saag. These gram flour dumplings simmered in spicy curd gravy are simply irresistible. Try this recipe of Gatte ka Saag for your next dinner.
Chef Gautam Mehrishi's Gatte ka Saag recipe

- Indian


- 2

Cooking Time

-30-35 Min


- appetiser


- Medium

Preparation Time

- 25 Min



  • FOR Gatte
  • 1 cup gram flour ¼ tbsp red chilli powder ¼ tbsp turmeric powder ½ tsp dry mango powder salt Lukewarm water
  • FOR Gravy
  • 1 tbsp clarified butter
  • 1 tbsp mustard seeds
  • 1 tbsp cumin seeds
  • ¼ tbsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tbsp coriander powder
  • tbsp red chilli powder
  • ½ tbsp dry mango powder
  • Lukewarm water
  • 2 tbsp Curd
  • salt
  • water


  1. 1

    For the gatte put gram flour in a bowl.
  2. 2

    Add red chilli powder, turmeric powder, salt, dry mango powder and lukewarm water.
  3. 3

    Mix and prepare a soft dough.
  4. 4

    Roll the dough into a long cylindrical shape.
  5. 5

    Cut into small slices, to form the gatte.
  6. 6

    Boil water in a pan and add the clarified butter.
  7. 7

    Boil the gatte for 2 3 minutes.
  8. 8

    Heat another pan for the gravy.
  9. 9

    Add clarified butter, mustard seeds, cumin seeds, turmeric powder, coriander powder, red chilli powder, dry mango powder and lukewarm water.
  10. 10

    Stir and bring the mixture to a boil.
  11. 11

    Add thick curd, which has been steamed for 5 min, and keep stirring the mixture for some time.
  12. 12

    Add the boiled gatte.
  13. 13

    Add salt and simmer for some time.
  14. 14

    Serve the gatte hot, garnished with a dollop of desi ghee.

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