How to make Veg Chilli Momos -

Deep-fried vegetable momos tossed in a delicious sauce

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Refined flour dough, Oil (ऑइल)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Veg Chilli Momos

Veg Chilli Momos 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 : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Veg Chilli Momos Recipe

  • Refined flour dough rolled out and cut into roundels as required

  • Oil 2 tablespo to deep fry

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespo teaspoon

  • Spring onion bulbs finely chopped 2

  • Small carrot peeled and finely chopped 1/4

  • French beans finely chopped 7-8

  • Small cabbage finely chopped 1/4

  • Button mushrooms finely chopped 6-7

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed to taste

  • Soy sauce 1 tablespo teaspoon

  • Ginger chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Green chillies slit 3

  • Red chilli sauce 2 tablespoons

  • Medium green capsicum cut into 1 inch dices 1

  • Medium onion cut into 1 inch dices and layers separated 1

  • Spring onion greens cut into 1 inch pieces 2 stalks

  • Dried red chilli flakes 1/2 teaspoon

  • Cornflour slurry 2 tablespoons

  • Spring onion greens stalks chopped to garnish


Step 1

To make stuffing, heat 1 tbsp oil in a deep non-stick pan, add ¼ tsp garlic, spring onion bulbs, carrot, French beans, cabbage, mushrooms, salt, crushed black peppercorns and ½ tsp soy sauce, mix well and sauté for 2 minutes. Take the pan off the heat and set aside to cool down.

Step 2

Place some stuffing in the centre of each dough roundel, apply water on the edges, bring them together, seal and give the momos any shape of your choice.

Step 3

Heat sufficient oil in a deep pan, slide in the momos, a few at a time, and deep-fry till golden and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 4

Heat 1 tbsp oil in a deep non-stick pan, add 1 tbsp garlic, ginger and green chillies and red chilli sauce, mix and sauté for 2-3 minutes.

Step 5

Add capsicum, onion, spring onion greens, fried momos, red chilli flakes and salt and toss well. Add ¼ cup water, cornflour slurry and soy sauce, mix well and cook for 1 minute.

Step 6

Transfer onto a serving plate, garnish with chopped spring onion greens and serve hot.

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