How to make Jain Sweetcorn Bhajiya -

Deliciously crisp and flavourful – these bhajiyas are especially for Jains.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Sweetcorn, Gram flour (besan) (बेसन)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Jain Sweetcorn Bhajiya

Jain Sweetcorn Bhajiya 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 : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Jain Sweetcorn Bhajiya Recipe

  • Sweetcorn 1 cup

  • Gram flour (besan) 5 tablespoons

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • Green chillies chopped 2

  • Fresh mint leaves chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Garam masala powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Sugar 1/4 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1 1/2 teaspoons


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 2

Put corn in a bowl, add green chillies, mint leaves, coriander leaves, turmeric powder, red chilli powder, garam masala powder, salt, sugar, lemon juice and gram flour and mix well.

Step 3

Add two to three tablespoons of hot oil and mix well. Add little water and mix well into a thick mixture.

Step 4

Drop small portions of the mixture into the hot oil and deep-fry on low heat till golden and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 5

Serve hot.

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