Chole bhature

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Chole bhature
Chana masala.jpg, Bhatura.jpg
Bhatura served with chole
Alternative name(s) Chana bhatura,Chola poori
Type Breakfast, snack
Place of origin India
Main ingredient(s) Chickpeas, maida flour
Variations paneer bhatura, Puri Bhaji

Chole bhature (Hindi: छोले भटूरे, Punjabi: ਛੋਲੇ ਭਟੂਰੇ), is a combination of chole (spicy chick peas) and fried bread called bhatoora (made of maida flour).[1]

Serving methods[edit]

It is a heavy breakfast which is generally accompanied with lassi. Chole bhature are served with onions, carrot pickle, green chutney and achaar.


There are different varieties of bhature available such as aloo bhatura (bhatura filled with boiled potato), paneer bhatura (bhatura filled with cottage cheese) etc.


  1. ^ Sharma, Samreedhi (March 14, 2007). "Calorie watch: Chole bhature vs Puri bhaji".