06 August 2013


Wheat bread and spinach cooked using non stick paniyaram pan to make this bread kofte and a creamy curry made to dunk these koftes. This curry goes well with any Indian breads we had with phulkas. 

What you need for Bread Kofta:
Wheat Bread - 8 nos
Spinach - 1/2 cup (finely chopped)
Onion - 1 no (finely chopped)
Ginger - 1 tsp, grated
Rice Flour - 2 tsp
Red chilli powder - 1/2 tsp
Salt as reqd
Oil for greasing the pan 
How to make Bread Kofta:
Powder the bread slices add it in a bowl to which add, ginger, spinach, onion, rice flour, chilli powder, salt and mix everything to a tight dough.

Divide them into balls and cook in paniyaram pan in medium heat till it gets browned and crispy on all sides. 

What you need for Bread Kofta Curry:
Onion - 1/2 cup, roughly chopped
Tomato - 2 nos (roughly chopped)
Green chilllies - 1 no
Ginger - 1/2 tsp
Garlic - 1 tbsp
Cashew nut - 6 nos
Cumin powder - 1/2 tsp
Coriander powder - 1/2 tsp
Red Chilli powder - 1 tsp
Garam masala powder - 1/4 stp
Kasoori Methi - 1/2 tsp
Cumin seeds - 1/2 tsp
Salt as reqd
Oil - 1 tbsp
Fresh Coriander - 2 tbsp, chopped

How to make:
Heat 1 tsp oil in a pan, add cashews, ginger, garlic, green chillies and saute for a minute. Add onions saute well and add tomatoes and saute till soft. Once it cools grind using little water to a smooth paste.

Heat 1 tbsp oil in a pan, add cumin seeds wait till it splutter add onion-tomato paste and cook 2 mins, then add red chilli powder, cumin powder, coriander powder, garam masala, salt and allow to cook.

Add kasoori methi and simmer for 3 mins. Lastly add fried koftas and finely chopped cilantro and turn off the stove. Serve hot with any Indian breads.


  1. Kofta and curry looks delicious and mouthwatering.

  2. delicious adn want to finish this whole with hot steamed rice

  3. Looks delicious...and healthy too

  4. Perfect for the hot rice..

  5. Bread koftas with spinach! Very innovative recipe. Lovely pics :)

  6. Wow what a tempting recipe and a great presentation

  7. interesting one kalpana :) never thought the combo of bread and spinanch!

  8. Thanks Kalpana for referring my recipe link here, kofta curry looks so tempting...

  9. Looks so yummy and delicious kofta curry.

  10. Gr8 looking healthy kofta...

  11. very healthy and delicious koftas dear..

  12. Very healthy curry and koftas kalps

  13. healthy koftas in delicious gravy, love the texture too :-)

  14. wow so healthy and delicious curry :) lovely clicks too :)

  15. Stunning and i love those koftas, beautiful curry,love the colour of the dish.

  16. wonderful curry with whole wheat bread for koftas

  17. healthy twist to kofta...luv it

  18. Delicious alternative to meat Koftas, curry looks so tempting!

  19. Wow, looks so yum.. Invitin looking gravy & koftas :)

  20. bread makes for a deliciously healthy substitute for the paneer which is usually used to make koftas....this low cal curry is a must try out for us soon, liked the idea of using a paniyaram stand... :-)