Mirchi Vada-SK Khazana Recipe - Bhavnagri chillies stuffed with a spicy potato mixture and batter fried

Saneev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Bhavnagri chillies, Oil ( ऑइल )

Cuisine : Marwari,,,,

Course : Snacks and Starters

Mirchi Vada-SK Khazana Recipe Card

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Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Ingredients for Mirchi Vada-SK Khazana

  • Bhavnagri chillies slit and seeded6

  • Oil 1 tablespo to deep fry

  • Potatoes boiled, peeled and mashed1 cup

  • Red chilli powder 3/4 teaspo to sprinkle

  • Coriander powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Roasted cumin powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Garam masala powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Gram flour 1 cup

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Baking soda 1/4 teaspoon

  • Chaat masala 1/4 teaspoon

Method

Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan and add mashed potatoes, stir a little.

Step 2

Add ½ teaspoon chilli powder, coriander powder, cumin powder and garam masala. Mix well.

Step 3

Add salt, mix again and set aside to cool.

Step 4

Fill the bhavnagri chillies with this mixture. Set aside.

Step 5

Mix together, gram flour, turmeric powder, salt, baking soda and remaining red chilli powder in a bowl. Add sufficient water and whisk to make a smooth and lumpless batter of pouring consistency.

Step 6

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 7

Dip the stuffed chillies in the gram flour mixture anddeep-fry in hot oil till golden brown. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 8

Sprinkle chaat masala and red chilli powder on top and serve warm.

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