Definitions

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  • n. A type of bread from northern India, usually eaten with chole.

Etymologies

Punjabi ਕੁਲਚਾ (kulcā). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • This onion-cheese kulcha is being rushed over to Radhi as an entry for JFI: Onions.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • Perhaps kulcha is simply a term for a stuffed naan.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • It is served with yeast bread called kulcha or with puffed, fried bread called batura.

    Archive 2005-06-01

  • Made on premises, the breads are good though once or twice out of many visits the kulcha was a bit past the slight scorch it is supposed to have.

    An Exploration of Portland Food and Drink

  • Margherita Stancati/The Wall Street Journal Wild mushroom kulcha drizzled with truffle oil 295 rupees.

    Indian Accent's Summer Menu

  • Then there are the breads: very good nan, paratha, kulcha and more, speckled with chopped herbs and filled, if you wish, with cheese, dried fruits or minced vegetables.

    Zesty Indian food, service Wait staff adds verve to Spice Xing

  • The recipe below is adapted from the onion kulcha recipe in that article.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • Monica Bhide and Sudhir Seth provide a basic naan recipe that can used as a base for many breads, including an onion kulcha.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • I altered the kulcha stuffing to use cheese as a binder instead of potato (had no potatoes on hand either ... it is a lean pantry the day before I go grocery shopping).

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • When you bite into the kulcha, the cheese is all melty and gooey and the onions are cooked.

    Archive 2008-02-01

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