Masala Punugulu

Ingredients: 1 cup urad dal soaked overnight 2 tbsp sooji 2 onions sliced ½  inch ginger finely chopped 2 green chillies  finely chopped ½ tsp cumin seeds salt to taste oil to deep fry Directions: Blend the soaked urad dal into a fine batter. Batter consistency should be similar to wada batter. Add salt, onion, ginger, chillies, cumin…

Garlic Fish

Ingredients : 6 Fish pieces 20-25 garlic cloves along with skin 4 dry chillies 3-4 strands of curry leaves 1 inch ginger ¼ cup grated dry coconut 1 tbsp coriander seeds 1 tsp turmeric powder Salt to taste oil to shallow fry Directions: Grind garlic, coriander seeds, chillies and dry coconut coarsely. Marinate the clean…

Fish Fry

Ingredients: 500g fish pieces 1 tsp cumin powder 1 tsp coriander powder ½ tsp turmeric powder salt to taste ½ tbsp chilli powder 4-5 green chillies 1 inch ginger 2-3 strands of curry leaves 1 tbsp mustard oil for marination oil to shallow fry Directions: Marinate the cleaned fish pieces with salt, cumin powder, coriander…

French fries

Ingredients 2-3 potatoes ¼ tsp salt ¼tsp pepper Directions Peel and cut potatoes into thin strips of same thickness. Soak them in cold water for 10 minutes in which 1-2 tsp of salt is added. Drain and wipe dry them. Preheat  the  oven  for 5 minutes with the tawa in it . Place the potatoes…

Crispy Onion Pakora

Ingredients: 4 Large Onions thinly sliced  A hand full of curry leaves 2 green chillies chopped 1 cup Besan 2 tablespoons rice flour 1 teaspoon cooking soda 1 teaspoon turmeric powder ½ – 1 tablespoon red chilli powder Salt to taste Oil to fry Directions: Take thinly sliced onions in a bowl and add besan, rice…

Chicken Popcorn

Ingredients : 250 grams Boneless chicken pieces 1 egg 1 bowl full of crushed cornflakes salt to taste pepper or chilli powder oil to fry 1 lemon Directions: In a bowl, take boneless chicken and add salt, pepper or chilli powder, squeeze a lemon. Mix it well and marinate for 30 minutes. Take two different…

Mirchi bajji

Ingredients: 10 Long Green Chillies 1 tablespoon crushed ajwain 1 lemon salt to taste 1 cup Besan 2 tablespoon rice flour 1 teaspoon cooking soda 1 pinch turmeric powder Oil to deep fry water  Directions: In a bowl squeeze the lemon and add crushed ajwain and salt to it. Mix it well and keep it…

Bendi pakora

Ingredients: ½ Kg bendi / okra 3 tablespoons rice flour 4 tablespoons Besan salt to taste 1 teaspoon turmeric powder 1 tablespoon chilli powder 1 tablespoon lemon juice Oil to deep fry Directions: Clean the okra with a wet cloth and cut them vertically. Add besan, rice flour, salt, chilli powder to the bendi and…

Potato Fry

Ingredients: 3 large potatoes, washed, boiled, peeled and cubed 1 large onion, quarted and sliced pinch of turmeric powder 1 1/2 tsp red chilli powder 1/4 tsp coriander powder 1/4 tsp cumin powder large pinch methi powder salt to taste 1 tbsp oil Seasoning: 1/2 tsp mustard seeds 3/4 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp urad…