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Benefits of Stale chapati

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Benefits of Stale Chapati

Word STALE when we listen for health. It doesn't give a good feeling and always considered to be an unhealthy practice. Usually, stale food is a reason of many health issues like diarrhea, food poisoning, acidity etc. But, stale chapatis are a revolutionary food whose benefits as stale label is discussed worldwide. This article talks about the benefits of stale chapati and its recipes which are tasty, healthy and nutritious.

Health Benefits of Stale Chapati

Maintain Blood Pressure

“It’s preferable to eat stale rotis with milk rather than sabzis. Since milk has amazing properties, it also adds to the benefits,” says Shruti Sharma, Bariatric Counselor and Nutritionist, Jaypee Hospital.

Hypertension or Hypotension are major health issues of today's generation. Eating stale chapati dipped in cold milk as first meal of the day helps to maintain ones blood pressure.

Beneficial for Diabetic Client

Stale chapati soaked in milk is considered to be highly beneficial for diabetic patients for maintaining their blood glucose level. The glucose present in chapati, as chapati becomes rancid, the beneficial bacteria present lowers down its glycogen content .

Maintains Body Temperature

Stale roti soaked in cold milk can work wonders in maintaining ones body temperature as well. Having the best ever combination of baasi roti with milk as the first thing in the morning provides you with a good number of nutrients to meet the body deficient and also avoids acidity.

Maintain Body Weight

If you wish to increase your body weight. Start your day with stale chapati, which is quite low in calories and fat but rich source of protein and fiber.

Rich source of nutrients and vitamins

As per nutritive values stale chapatis have low glycemic index. but they are rich source of Vitamin B, Iron, Calcium, Potassium, and Magnesium. In addition, they are considered rich source of good bacteria which are essential for maintaining problem-free intestines and good to maintain the gut health.

Stale Chapati breakfast Recipe

Left over Chapati/ Stale chapati Recipes for Healthy Breakfast

Stale Chapati Noodles :

Ingredients -

  1. Stale Chapati - 2 to 3
  2. Edible Oil - 3 teaspoon
  3. Vegetables of Your Choice : A cup of carrot, spring onion, French beans, cabbage, capsicum.
  4. Garlic Cloves - 2 to 3
  5. Onion - 1
  6. Green Chilli - 2 to 3
  7. Soy Sauce - 1 tsp
  8. Vinegar - 1tsp
  9. Tomato Sauce - 2tsp
  10. Sugar - 1/2 tsp
  11. Salt as per taste.

Instructions for Cooking Stale Chapati Noodles

  • Tightly roll the chapati and cut in long thin strips / noodles.
  • Heat 3 tsp of edible oil in pan or wok and add garlic cloves and slated green chili.
  • Sauté all desired vegetables for around 5 to 10 minutes.
  • Add 1tsp of Soy sauce, 2 tsp of tomato sauce, 1/2 tsp of Vinegar , 1/2 of sugar and salt as per taste.
  • Add stale chapati strips and mix well.
  • Serve with spring onion ,as per your linking as meal or snacks.

Stale chapati Noodles

Stale Chapati Poha

Ingredients for Stale Chapati Poha :

  1. Stale Chapati - 2 to 3
  2. Edible Oil - 3 tsp
  3. Peanuts - 2 tsp
  4. Green Chili - 2 to 3 finely chopped
  5. Tomato - 1 large
  6. Coriander - finely chopped.
  7. Curry Leaves - 4 to 5
  8. Onion - 1 cup
  9. Turmeric Powder, Cumin Powder, Mustard Seeds - 1/2 tsp
  10. Salt to Taste.

Instructions for Chapati Poha :

  1. Grind chapati in small pieces.
  2. Heat oil in pan and roast 2 tsp of peanuts.
  3. Add mustard seeds, cumin seeds, and curry leaves and let it cackle.
  4. Add onion and let it fry till golden brown.
  5. Add green chili, turmeric and salt to taste.
  6. Mix chapati flakes and add coriander leaves.
  7. Use it as breakfast meal or as snacks.

Stale Chapati Poha

Stale Chapati Sandwich

Ingredients for Chapati Sandwich :

  1. Chapati - 2 to 3
  2. Corns - 1 cup
  3. Onion - 1 cup
  4. Capsicum - 1/2 cup
  5. Carrot sherds - 1 cup
  6. Mozzarella Cheese - 2 cubes
  7. Tomato Sauce - 2tsp
  8. Chaat Masala
  9. Butter

Instructions for Stale Chapati Sandwich :

  • Apply Mozzarella cheese on chapati.
  • Add all wash veggies, sprinkle some chaat masala and close the sandwich chapati with adding mozzarella cheese.
  • Add 1/2 tsp of butter, fry chapati sandwich.
  • Serve with tomato sauce.

Stale Chapati Sandwich

Readers, health is everything. To be healthy doesn't mean the food which is tasteless. To be healthy start some good practices and get to know about the food you are eating.

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