Indians and their love for evening snacks needs no introduction. After a hectic day at work, we all look forward to munching on some crispy and greasy snacks with our evening cup of chai or coffee. From mouth-watering samosas, aloo tikki, vada pav to pakoras, kachoris and more – we are spoiled with choices! While it’s difficult to resist the urge of indulging in these scrumptious snacks, they are loaded with excessive oil and can hamper your weight-loss journey. So, if you’re looking for healthier alternatives, here we bring you a list of protein-rich chana dal snacks that taste equally delicious and are high in protein. So, without further ado, let’s get started with the recipes.
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Here’s A List Of 5 Protein-Rich Chana Dal Snacks You Must Try:
1.Chana Dal Kebab (Our Recommendation)
Who doesn’t love kebabs? Here we bring you a kebab recipe that not only tastes delicious but is packed with protein. Soaked chana dal batter is combined with a host of flavourful spices and pan-fried until golden-brown and crispy. Pair it with some spicy chutney and relish its taste. Find the recipe here.
2.Chana Dal Chaat
In this chaat recipe, chana dal is tossed in onions, green chillies, tomatoes, chaat masala and green chutney. It makes for a quick and nutritious snack to curb those evening hunger pangs. Top it with some lemon juice and enjoy! Find the recipe here.
3.Atta Chana Dal Farra
If you want to try something unique yet delicious, this atta chana dal farra is a must-try! Wheat flour and suji dough dumplings are stuffed with a delectable dal mixture and steamed to perfection. Wondering how to make it? Find the recipe here.
4.Chana Dal Sundal
Sundal is a south-Indian snack made using legumes. This recipe is prepared using a mix of chana dal, urad dal and chickpeas that are stir-fried with a blend of masalas. We are sure you’ll love this snack as much as we do. Find the recipe here.
5.Chana Dal Namkeen
Finally, we bring you a crispy, crunchy and tasty namkeen recipe. While there is a wide variety of namkeen options to choose from, chana dal namkeen is protein-rich and is an ideal snack to pair with your evening cup of chai. Find the recipe here.
Now that you know how to make these protein-rich snacks, try them at home and let us know which one was your favorite in the comments below. Happy Snacking!