Spicy Yogurt Chapati/Roti Recipe

This roti/chapathi is made with a pre cooked dough that is the cooked on a pan like a normal roti. Since these roti/chapatis are made with Yogurt/Curd, the shelflife of this dish is high.

Gauravi Vinay
Spicy Yogurt Chapati/Roti Recipe
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Spicy Yogurt Chapati Recipe is a cross between a chapati and a ujju rotti, where the flour is pre-cooked, doing this yields extremely soft great tasting spicy chapatis. This is a great tiffin box meal perfect for travels.

Serve Spicy Yogurt Chapati along with Panchmel Dal and Bharwa Besan Mirch Sabzi for a weekday lunch or dinner. You can also pack it for your lunch box.

If you like this recipe, you can also try other Chapati recipes such as

  1. Ujju Roti Recipe
  2. Rava Roti Recipe
  3. Butter Garlic Naan Recipe

Cuisine: Indian
Course: Lunch
Diet: Vegetarian
Prep in

20 M

Cooks in

25 M

Total in

45 M


4 Servings


  • 2 cups Whole Wheat Flour
  • 1-1/2 cup Curd (Dahi / Yogurt)
  • 1/2 cup Water
  • 3 Green Chillies , ground to paste
  • 3 tablespoons Coriander (Dhania) Leaves , finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon Oil
  • 1 teaspoon Cumin seeds (Jeera)
  • Ghee , as needed, to smear
  • Salt , to taste

How to make Spicy Yogurt Chapati/Roti Recipe

  1. To begin making the Spicy Yogurt Chapati recipe, In a large saucepan/vessel, add yogurt, jeera, chilli paste, coriander, salt and oil.

  2. Whisk everything until smooth and lump-free. Add 1/2 cup of water and mix it all together. 

  3. Now bring this to a gentle boil and lower the flame and pour the wheat flour to the centre as much as possible and let it cook on a low flame for approximately 4 to 5 minutes.

  4. Turn of the flame and vigorously mix this with a wet wooden stick or a spatula until this mixture comes together. Should take about 2 minutes.

  5. Keep it covered until it slightly cools down and until you can handle the mixture with your hands.

  6. Knead it thoroughly for 5 to 6 minutes and divide the mixture into 10 equal portions.

  7. Now knead each of these balls for 20 seconds and shape it into pedas (round flatten balls).

  8. Roll the pedas into chapathis by dusting some wheat flour and roast simultaneously or roll all of them and stack them on top of each other by spreading some flour between each chapathi.

  9. And roast on a hot tava on both sides by smearing some oil or ghee. 

  10. Serve Spicy Yogurt Chapati along with Panchmel Dal and Bharwa Besan Mirch Sabzi for a weekday lunch or dinner. You can also pack it for your lunch box.