How to make Chilli Carrot and Onion Tempura -

Bhavnagri chillies, carrot and onion dipped in refined flour and deep fried.

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

Main Ingredients : Bhavnagri Chillies, Carrot (गाजर)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters


For more recipes related to Chilli Carrot and Onion Tempura checkout Bhavnagri Chillies And Cheese Crackers, Mirchi Vada, Til Wali Mirchein. You can also find more Snacks and Starters recipes like Grilled Corn And Capsicum Toasties, American Sev Puri, Laziz Tikka Masala, Walnut Biscotti.

Chilli Carrot and Onion Tempura

Chilli Carrot and Onion Tempura 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 : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Chilli Carrot and Onion Tempura Recipe

  • Bhavnagri Chillies 2-3

  • Carrot 1 medium

  • Onion 1 medium

  • Green capsicum 1 medium

  • Refined flour (maida) 1/2 cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Ice cubes 4-5

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • Eggless mayonnaise 2 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 2 teaspoons

  • Red chilli sauce 2 teaspoons

  • Lettuce leaves 4-5

  • Toasted black sesame seeds (kale til) to sprinkle


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a deep pan.

Step 2

Diagonally slice the carrot. Cut onion into quarters. Cut capsicum into thin strips.

Step 3

Mix half the refined flour with salt in a bowl. Add sufficient water and ice cubes and whisk to make a smooth batter.

Step 4

Spread remaining refined flour on a plate, roll all the vegetables one by one in dry flour, then dip in the batter and slide into hot oil. Deep fry till crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 5

Mix mayonnaise, lemon juice and red chilli sauce in a bowl. Add fried vegetables and mix well.

Step 6

Roughly tear lettuce leaves and make a bed on a serving platter, place vegetable tempura over them. Sprinkle black sesame seeds and serve immediately.

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