How to make Spicy Corn Cups -

Spicy corn mixture put into ramekin moulds, topped with creamy potato mixture and baked.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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

Main Ingredients : Corn kernels (मकई के दाने), Potato (आलू)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

Spicy Corn Cups

Spicy Corn Cups Recipe Card


Hindi: makai
Corn was indigenous to America, but is now grown throughout the world. It is used as a vegetable, briefly boiled or roasted or eaten with butter. And it would also interest you to know that the favourite popcorn, made by popping the small corn kernels, is a wholesome cereal food and is easily digested. Besides this, corn sees its use in various other ways – salads, soups, subzis and even sweets too!

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Spicy Corn Cups Recipe

  • Corn kernels boiled 3/4 cup

  • Potato boiled and peeled 1/2 cup

  • Oil 1 teaspoon

  • Green capsicum 1/2 medium

  • Red capsicum 1/2 medium

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • Chaat masala 1 teaspoon

  • Butter 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Green chillies finely chopped 2-3

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh cream 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Preheat oven at 200ºC.

Step 2

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Finely chop green and red capsicums.

Step 3

Add onion to the pan and sauté for 1 minute. Add green chillies, capsicums, corn kernels and chaat masala. Mix and cook for 1 minute.

Step 4

Add ½ tbsp butter, mix well and cook for 1 minute.

Step 5

Divide the cooked corn mixture equally into 4 individual ramekin moulds.

Step 6

Put potatoes in a bowl, add salt and cream and mix well. Add remaining butter and mix well.

Step 7

Put the potato mixture equally over the corn mixture in each mould. Level the top, place the moulds in the preheated oven and bake for 15 minutes.

Step 8

Serve hot.

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