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Coriander Laccha Paratha
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Coriander Laccha Paratha

Coriander Laccha Paratha is an Indian flatbread floavoured with coriander leaves spiced with green chilies and whole spices like Ajwain and Kalonji. This is a pleated and rolled out bread which turns out flaky after cooking.
Course Breakfast, Dinner
Cuisine Indian
Keyword Colourful Paratha, Paratha Recipes
By Cook Method Stovetop
Occasion Everyday Meal
By Diet Healthy Recipes, Kid Friendly
Dish Type 30 Minutes Meal, Indian Flatbread
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 10 medium rotis
Author Srivalli


  • 2 cups Wheat flour
  • 1 cup Coriander Paste
  • Salt to taste
  • 3 to 4 Green Chilies
  • 1 tsp Ajwain / Carrom Seeds
  • 1 tsp Kalonji / Onion Seeds
  • 2 tsp Ghee
  • Ghee for cooking
  • Water as required for kneading the dough.


  • Wash and prep the coriander leaves.
  • Take it in a mixer jar along with green chilies and grind to a smooth paste by adding required water.
  • In a wide bowl, take the flour along with salt, ajwain, ghee and add the coriander paste.
  • Mix well together and slowly add the water to knead to a soft pliable dough.
  • Cover and let it rest for 15 minutes.
  • When ready to make the laccha paratha, knead the dough again and divide into equal balls.
  • Use flour or oil to dust or grease the balls before rolling into a 6 to 7 inch disc.
  • Once you roll out to a big disc, apply ghee as required all over the top and dust a little flour.
  • Now starting from bottom, start pleating into thin strips and make a long rope.
  • Circle the whole rope as a ball, press down handful of kalonji seeds on top and dust well again.
  • Roll out to a 5 to 6 inch discs and continue with all the balls.
  • Heat a tawa and grease with ghee.
  • Cook the paratha on both sides by applying ghee on both sides.
  • Serve hot with side dish.
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