Karare Baingan

Deep fried crispy brinjals. This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel

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Karare Baingan
Main Ingredients Long brinjals, Oil
Cuisine Punjabi
Course Snacks and Starters
Prep Time 11-15 minutes
Cook time 6-10 minutes
Serve 4
Taste Spicy
Level of Cooking Easy
Others Veg

Ingredients list for Karare Baingan

  • 2 Long brinjals
  • to deep fry Oil
  • to taste Salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon Turmeric powder `
  • 1/2 teaspoon Red chilli powder
  • 1 teaspoon Cumin powder
  • 1 teaspoon Coriander powder
  • 1 teaspoon Ginger-green chilli paste
  • 2 teaspoons Lemon juice
  • 1 cup Corn flakes
  • 3 teaspoons Refined flour (maida)


  1. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai. Cut the brinjals diagonally and put them in a bowl.
  2. Add salt, turmeric powder, red chilli powder, cumin powder, coriander powder, ginger-green chilli paste and lemon juice and mix well.
  3. Set aside for 4-5 minutes. Place the cornflakes in a plate and crush them. Place the refined flour in a bowl, add 3 tbsps water and whisk well to avoid lumps.
  4. Dip the brinjal slices in the flour mixture and then roll in the cornflakes, pressing slightly.
  5. Gently slide them into the hot oil and deep-fry on medium heat till golden and crisp.
  6. Drain on absorbent paper and serve hot with any chutney.