Bombay sandwich / vegetable cheese sandwich- S/S pictures

              Though I have visited Mumbai a couple of times, I have never got to taste its street food which is so popular especially the pulao and pav bhaji. I recently heard about this sandwich from a friend who makes this quite regularly at her home. I took the recipe from her and made it one day. It was a filling meal with loads of vegetables. The cheese and the 'masala'  is considered to be the key ingredient in this as told by my friend.

    There is an interesting article on "making of a Bombay sandwich" here.

Bombay sandwich / vegetable cheese sandwich- S/S picturesThough I have visited Mumbai a couple of times, I have never got to taste its street food which is so popular especially the pulao and pav bhaji. I recently heard about this sandwich from a friend who makes this quite regularly at her home. I took the recipe from her and made it one day. It was a fi...

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    Ingredients

    Whole wheat bread- slices(you can use white bread also)
    10
    Potatoes- boiled and sliced into thin circles
    2
    Beetroot- boiled (cooked till soft) and sliced into circles
    1
    Tomato-sliced into circles
    2
    Cucumber- peeled and sliced into circles
    1
    Grated cheddar cheese
    2 cups
    Chaat masala
    1tbsp
    Tomato ketchup
    1/2 cup
    Green chutney

    Steps

    1. Combine a few mint leaves, coriander leaves,3-4 green chillies, 2-3 garlic cloves along with some salt. Grind it in a chutney mixer along with a few drops of water till it becomes a smooth paste.
    Bombay sandwich / vegetable cheese sandwich- S/S pictures

    Take two slices of bread. Apply green chutney on one and tomato ketchup on the other.

    Bombay sandwich / vegetable cheese sandwich- S/S pictures

    Now place the the slices each of cucumber, tomato, potato and beetroot on one slice.

    Bombay sandwich / vegetable cheese sandwich- S/S pictures

    Sprinkle some chaat powder on it and place a lot of grated cheese on it.

    Bombay sandwich / vegetable cheese sandwich- S/S pictures

     Cover this with other slice. Place this in a sandwich maker and toast well.

       Sprinkle more cheese on this before you serve. (The thought of adding so much cheese scared me!!)

    Bombay sandwich / vegetable cheese sandwich- S/S pictures

    Serve hot with more ketchup if you prefer.