How to make Arbi Seekh Kabab -

Delicious Seekh Kababs made with arbi.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Colocassia, Cashewnuts (काजू)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Arbi Seekh Kabab

Arbi Seekh Kabab Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Arbi Seekh Kabab Recipe

  • Colocassia 250 grams

  • Cashewnuts a pinch

  • Rose petals 8-10

  • Cashewnuts 8-10

  • Poppy seeds (khuskhus/posto) 1 teaspoon

  • Browned Onions 2 tablespoons

  • Clove powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Black cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Black peppercorns 5-6

  • Green cardamom powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Ghee for dusting


Step 1

Boil arbi with turmeric powder and salt and set aside. Make a paste of rose petals, cashewnuts, poppy seeds and browned onion. Peel and mash arbi and mix in the prepared rose petal paste.

Step 2

Add the clove powder, black cardamom powder, freshly crushed peppercorns, green cardamom powder and salt and mix. Divide into eight to twelve portions.

Step 3

Apply each portion on skewers, shaping into four-inch long kababs. Baste with ghee and place under hot grill till done.

Step 4

Turn skewers once or twice to ensure even browning. Serve hot.

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