How to make Dimer Chop -

This Bengali speciality makes a great snack

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Eggs (अंडे), Medium potatoes

Cuisine : Bengali

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Dimer Chop

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Hindi: anda
You should always stack your fridge with at least a dozen of them. Why? Handiest food to have around! Kids are hungry? Make some egg sandwiches. Guests come in, make an egg curry or egg biryani. You are hungry? Poach an egg and have it topped with stir fried veggies – perfect protein source for the body! Check the freshness – keep a raw egg in a bowl of water. Fresh eggs will stay at the bottom while stale eggs stand on end or float.

Prep Time : 21-25 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Dimer Chop Recipe

  • Eggs hard boiled and peeled 8

  • Medium potatoes boiled, peeled and mashed 4

  • Oil 1 tablespo to deep fry

  • Mustard seeds 1/2 teaspoon

  • Medium onion finely chopped 1

  • Green chillies finely chopped 1-2

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Cumin powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Garam masala powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Eggs beaten 3

  • Dried breadcrumbs for coating

Method

Step 1

Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a non-stick pan. Add mustard seeds and let them splutter.

Step 2

Add onion and green chillies, mix and sauté till onions turn translucent. Add chilli powder, turmeric powder, cumin powder, garam masala powder and coriander powder, mix well and cook for 1-2 minutes. Add some water and mix.

Step 3

Add potatoes and mix well. Add salt, mix and cook for a minute.

Step 4

Add coriander leaves and mix well. Remove from heat and set aside to cool.

Step 5

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 6

Divide the potato mixture into equal portions, wrap each portion around an egg and shape into oval shaped chops. Dip each chop in beaten eggs and coat in breadcrumbs.

Step 7

Deep-fry chops till golden brown and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 8

Halve and serve hot with tomato ketchup.

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