Pepper Chole (chickpea Flavored With Black Pepper)

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Serves: 
3

Preparation Time: 
8 hours soaking time + 10 mins
Cooking Time: 
30 mins

Complexity: 
Easy


Ingredients: 
White Kabuli Channa – 1 cup
Onion – 1 medium sized
Cumin Seeds – 1 tsp
Ginger Garlic Paste – 1 tsp
Pepper Powder – 2 tsp
Turmeric Powder – 1/4 tsp
Garam Masala – 1/2 tsp
Tomato Sauce – 2.5 tsp
Fresh Cream – Optional
Oil – 2 tsp
Salt – to taste
Directions: 
Soak channa overnight and pressure cook soaked channa for about 7-8 whistles.
Heat oil in a pan. Once the oil is hot, add cumin seeds. After the cumin seeds splutter, add chopped onion and ginger garlic paste. Saute till the raw smell leaves.
Add boiled channa after onions turn transparent. Add turmeric powder, garam masala, pepper powder, tomato sauce, fresh cream and mix well.
Finally add required salt and garnish with coriander leaves.