Cheesy Stuffed Schezwan Pav Recipe
Pav bread sliced and stuffed with mixed vegetables in schezwan sauce and cheese will become a family favourite snack or appetizer. This cheesy pull apart bread can be served with tea for evening snacks.
Cheesy Stuffed Schezwan Pav Recipe is a lip smacking snack that you can make for a large crowd. Pav bread is stuffed with sauteed vegetables mixed in a schezwan sauce and sweet chilli sauce. Grated cheese is added to get a great taste and texture. The bread is slathered with butter and then baked to get a gooey cheesy pull part bread.
While cooking these delicious breads make sure to get enough stuffing inside the pav and to top up the pav with enough cheese. You can follow this link to make your own homemade pav Homemade Whole Wheat Pav Recipe / Ladi Pav. Fresh baked pav elevates this dish to another level.
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For the schezwan stuffing
- 1/4 cup Cabbage (Patta Gobi/ Muttaikose) , finely chopped
- 1 Green Bell Pepper (Capsicum) , finely chopped
- 1 Carrot (Gajjar) , finely chopped
- 1/2 cup Sweet corn
- 2 cup Onion , finely chopped
- 6 cloves Garlic , chopped
- 2 Green Chillies , finely chopped
- 5 Stalks Spring Onion (Bulb & Greens) , finely chopped
- 2 tablespoons Schezwan sauce
- 1 tablespoon Veeba Sweet Chilli Sauce
- 1/2 cup Mozzarella cheese , grated
- 4 tablespoons Butter
- 6 Pav buns
- 1 teaspoon Sunflower Oil
- Salt , to taste
How to make Cheesy Stuffed Schezwan Pav Recipe
To begin making Cheesy Stuffed Schezwan Pav Recipe we will first saute the vegetables for the schezwan filling.
Into a preheated pan add oil. Once the oil is hot add onion, garlic and green chilli.
Saute until the onions are tender and lightly brown.
Once the onions are softened, add the cabbage, capsicum, carrots, spring onions and saute until the vegetables sweat a little. You want the vegetables to have the crunch at the same time power cooked.
At this stage, add the schezwan sauce and the sweet chilli sauce and saute on high heat till everything is well combined. Turn off the heat, check the salt and spices and adjust according to taste.
Place 6 Ladi Pav on baking tray. Preheat the oven to 200 C.
Make horizontal and vertical slits in the pav buns. Make sure you do not cut the pav completely.
Butter pav inside and out and stuff the slits of the pav buns with spicy schezwan vegetable stuffing.
Grate the cheese over the stuffed schezwan pav and bake in preheated oven for 200 C for about 10 to 15 minutes until the cheese melts on the top and you see it dripping from the sides
Remove the Cheesy Stuffed Schezwan Pav from the oven and transfer into a serving plate and serve hot as an appetizer for parties.