The Healthify Food Library

The Healthify Food Library




Kachori is a popular Indian snack made with a spicy filling of lentils, onions, and spices, encased in a deep-fried pastry shell. It is usually served with chutney or pickles and is a popular street food in India. Kachori can be made in a variety of shapes and sizes, and the filling can vary from region to region.

Macronutrients Breakdown

The Healthify Food Library


The Healthify Food Library


The Healthify Food Library


The Healthify Food Library



Get the best of both worlds - the taste you love and the health benefits you need - with Kachori

Chat with our coaches to find out how.




all-purpose flour

2 cups


1 teaspoon

vegetable oil

2 tablespoons

warm water

1/2 cup

cumin seeds

1 teaspoon

fennel seeds

1 teaspoon

coriander powder

1 teaspoon

red chili powder

1 teaspoon

garam masala

1 teaspoon

boiled and mashed potatoes

1/2 cup

finely chopped onion

1/4 cup

finely chopped cilantro

1/4 cup

Oil for deep frying



Step 1:

In a large bowl, mix together the flour, salt, and oil. Slowly add the warm water and knead the dough until it is soft and pliable. Cover the dough and let it rest for 30 minutes.

Step 2:

In a small bowl, mix together the cumin seeds, fennel seeds, coriander powder, red chili powder, and garam masala.

Step 3:

In a separate bowl, mix together the mashed potatoes, onion, and cilantro.

Step 4:

Divide the dough into 12 equal portions. Roll each portion into a ball and flatten it into a disc.

Step 5:

Place a spoonful of the potato mixture in the center of each disc. Fold the edges of the disc to form a pouch and seal it.

Step 6:

Heat the oil in a deep-fryer or a large pot. Fry the kachoris in batches until they are golden brown.

Step 7:

Serve the kachoris hot with chutney or ketchup. Enjoy!

Did you know?

The Healthify Food Library
How many users have tracked it?

We've got some serious foodies in our community! 53535 users have chowed down on Kachori a whopping 80263 times.

The Healthify Food Library
Where was it consumed the most?

Hungry much? These cities certainly are! Indore, Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Lucknow are the top 5 cities gobbling up Kachori like there's no tomorrow.

The Healthify Food Library
When was it eaten the most?

When it comes to Kachori , our users are head over heels in july, but the interest cools down in january.

The Healthify Food Library
Who preferred this food the most?

It's official: Kachori is the food of choice for 24-27 male, with people of >40 BMI also on board.

Don't deprive yourself of Kachori

Enjoy it guilt-free by talking to our nutrition coaches today.

Frequently Asked Questions