How to make Masala Popcorn -

Corn kernels popped with basic Indian masalas – chatpata and addictive.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Corn kernels (मकई के दाने), Lemon juice (नींबु का रस)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Masala Popcorn

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The movie essential of popcorn tantalizes you in several different avatars and this one is a simple chatpata one that packs a punch. Prepared by tossing corn kernels in a mix of basic Indian powdered spices and letting them pop. When the delicious smell of popcorn fills the air there are very few things you can do other than indulge. 

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Masala Popcorn Recipe

  • Corn kernels 1 cup

  • Lemon juice 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Turmeric powder a pinch

  • Red chilli powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Chaat masala 1/2 teaspoon

  • Olive oil 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Heat a deep non stick pan. Place corn kernels in a bowl. Add olive oil and mix well and put into the hot pan.

Step 2

Add salt, turmeric powder and red chilli powder and mix. Cover and let the corn splutter and pop.

Step 3

When all the corn has popped, sprinkle chaat masala and lemon juice and toss.

Step 4

Serve immediately.

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