How to make Bhujiya Mirch ke Pakode -

Bhavnagri chillies stuffed with a mixture of bhujiya and processed cheese and batter fried.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Bhavnagri green chillies (भावनगरी हरी मिर्च), Aloo bhujiya

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Bhujiya Mirch ke Pakode

Bhujiya Mirch ke Pakode Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Bhujiya Mirch ke Pakode Recipe

  • Bhavnagri green chillies ½ cup

  • Aloo bhujiya slit and seeded 16-20

  • Gram flour (besan) 1 cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Turmeric powder a pinch

  • Processed cheese grated ½ cup

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • Soda bicarbonate a pinch


Step 1

Put gram flour, salt and turmeric powder in a bowl and mix well. Add sufficient water and whisk to make a batter of coating consistency.

Step 2

Put aloo bhujiya and grated cheese in another bowl and mix well.

Step 3

Stuff Bhavnagri chillies with this bhujiya mixture.

Step 4

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 5

Add soda bicarbonate to the batter and whisk well. Dip the stuffed chillies in the batter and deep-fry in the hot oil till golden. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 6

Serve hot.

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