Definition of "tava" []

  • An Indian frying pan or griddle used for cooking chapattis (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "tava" in a sentence
  • "A rugged iron tava is tenacious enough to be handed down from generation to generation."
  • "But while an idli is cooked by steaming, a dosa is spread thin on a grill called a tava and fried."
  • ""Stuffed Parathas" are basically nothing but "Stuffed Flatbreads", filled with your choice of boiled and mashed veggies, rolled into a disc and cooked on a "tava" cast-iron pan, greased with oil or ghee on both sides."