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Friday, 20 May 2011

Masala Vada

Friday, 20 May 2011

Ingredients:
Chana Dal - 2 cups
Ginger - 50gm(adjust)
Green Chillies - 4
Cabbage - 1 cup(grated)
Onion - 1 cup(chopped)
Salt - 2 teaspoons(adjust)
Oil - for deep frying


Method:
  • Soak chickpeas for at least 2 hours in enough water and drain the water.
  • Take a mixer jar, add soaked chickpeas(keep fistfull of chanadal a side), salt, green chillies, ginger, curry leaves, coriander leaves and grind it for few seconds to a coarse paste.
  • Add grated cabbage, onion and mix well, remaining chana dal(can add salt, green chillies if required)
  • Take some of this mixture to form a lemon sized ball. Flatten it on your palm to make a patti shape. Prepare patties with the rest of the mixture.
  • Heat oil for deep frying in a heavy bottomed vessel. Once its hot, reduce flame to medium and place these patties in the oil and fry them to a golden brown color.
  • Serve as snack with sauce/chutney.

20 comments:

Chitra said...

wow nice crispy vada ... wonderfull combo with a cup of hot tea..

Radhika said...

I would tow of them please Prathima.

julie said...

One of my favourites..looks crunchy n perfect with a cup of hot coffee!!

Kurinji said...

Healthy and yummy snack....
Kurinjikathambam

Raji said...

All time favourite vadai. I am a sucker for these vadais.

aipi said...

Had you been my neighbor I would have come over n finished the entire lot in a go :) Awesome looking!
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Vardhini said...

Yumm .. can u pass the plate .. they look perfect.

Vardhini
VardhinisKitchen

SouthIndianHome said...

Delicious masala vada

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Sobha Shyam said...

Great vada..perfect snack..feel like munching some :)

Priya Sreeram said...

crunchy vadas are tempting-pass in on with cutting chai !

revathi said...

This is one such treat which makes one drool by the mere sight of it:) Wonderfully crispy... all that is missing is a cup of tea:) Wait a minute... I will make tea and sip it gazing at these yummies..:)
Reva

Nandini said...

The vadas are my very fav. All I need is some sambar to finish them...

Prathima Rao said...

Crispy & tempting tea time snack!
Prathima Rao
Prats Corner

Priya said...

Simply tempting masala vadas, my fav anytime..

Prathima Shivraj said...

Thanq all for such a wonderful comments.

divya said...

Thanks for visiting my blog and for your lovely comment.
Very nice, vada looks delicious, yummy and tempting. love to follow u...

Sensible Vegetarian said...

Lovely tempting masala vada. Looks awesome.

Torviewtoronto said...

delicious masala vada lovely addition of cabbage
following your lovely site

Mehjabeen Arif said...

they look so crispy.. perfect snack for tea..

anu said...

Masala Vada looking crispy and awesome.

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