How to make Spinach Rice And Olive Balls -

Tasty starter made from spinach, rice and flavoured with olives.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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

Main Ingredients : Spinach leaves (palak) (पालक के पत्ते ), Cooked rice (पके हुए चावल)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Spinach Rice And Olive Balls

Spinach Rice And Olive Balls Recipe Card


Hindi: palak
Treasure house of vitamins and minerals, spinach must be included in the week's menu. The usage can be varied: chopped spinach leaves cooked with potatoes is a semi-wet vegetable with rotis, a few spinach leaves thrown in with mixed vegetables and turned into a soup is lovely on a cold winter night, chopped and blanched spinach makes a different sort of raita, spinach puree can be used in cutlets or kababs, the list goes on.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Spinach Rice And Olive Balls Recipe

  • Spinach leaves (palak) blanched 1 bunch

  • Cooked rice 1 cup

  • Black olives sliced 4 teaspoons

  • Onion 1 medium

  • Garlic 5-6 cloves

  • Paneer (cottage cheese) grated 1 cup

  • Bread crumbs 1 cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Black pepper powder to taste

  • Olive oil to shallow fry

  • Cornflour/ corn starch a few


Step 1

Chop onion and garlic finely. Chop spinach and put into a bowl. Add onion, garlic, paneer and rice.

Step 2

Take black olives in a small bowl and drain excess water, crush lightly and add to the other bowl. Add breadcrumbs, salt and pepper powder and mash while mixing.

Step 3

Heat sufficient olive oil in a pan. Divide the prepared mixture into lemon sized portions. Dust your hands with a little cornflour and shape each portion into an oval.

Step 4

Place them in the pan and shallow fry, turning sides, till lightly golden on both sides. Dain on absorbent paper and serve hot.

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