How to make Babycorn Phuljari -

These marinated and grilled babycorns make a super diwali snack

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Baby corn, Shallots (शैलट)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

Babycorn Phuljari

Babycorn Phuljari Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 41-50 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Babycorn Phuljari Recipe

  • Baby corn blanched 16

  • Shallots 2-3 tablespoons

  • Shallot chopped 2-3

  • Ginger paste 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic paste 1 teaspoon

  • Red chilli paste 1 tablespoon

  • MSG 1 teaspoon

  • Light soy sauce 1 teaspoon

  • Black peppercorns crushed 5-6

  • Sugar 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Roasted peanuts powdered 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 1/2 tablespoon

  • Satay sticks as required


Step 1

Heat oil in a pan, add shallots and sauté on medium heat for a minute. Add ginger, garlic and red chilli pastes and continue to sauté for another minute.

Step 2

Add MSG, soy sauce, crushed peppercorns, sugar and salt and continue to cook till sugar dissolves. Remove from heat, add peanut powder and lemon juice, stir and keep aside to cool.

Step 3

Soak satay sticks in water for half an hour. Thread babycorns onto the satay sticks and marinate them in the above mixture for half an hour.

Step 4

Arrange the satay sticks on a grill and cook for three to four minutes turning the sticks a few times, so that the babycorn gets cooked evenly. When done, arrange the sticks on a platter and serve hot.

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