Hey guys! The recipe I am posting today is a perfect recipe for the winters. The piping hot fritters/bhajiya are made using fresh fenugreek and onions and the spices used are ground. It is spicy and soft from center and outside. It is not crispy but a soft ball of taste. Have it hot with tea and some garlic chutney. The ingredients used are very simple and the process is so simple. It makes a perfect evening snack. So lets get cooking..
Fresh methi/fenugreek leaves (washed and roughly chopped) – 2 cups
Onions (finely chopped) – 1/2 cup
Fresh coriander leaves (finely chopped) – 1/4 cup
Black Pepper (semi crushed) – 1 tbsp
Whole Coriander Seeds (semi crushed) – 1 tbsp
Green chilly (finely chopped) – 1 tbsp
Ginger (grated) – 1 tsp
Garlic paste – 1 tbsp
Amchur powder – 1 tsp
Soda bi carb – 1/4 tsp
Gram flour/Besan – 1 cup
Rice flour – 2 tbsp
Salt as per taste
Oil for frying
Water for making batter (approx 1 and 1/2 cups)
1) In a bowl take the fenugreek, onions, coriander leaves, besan, rice flour, black pepper, coriander seeds, green chilly, ginger, garlic and amchur. Mix it all well. Add the water slowly till it forms into a slightly runny batter. Make this batter little runny to get the soft texture of the fritters. Once all is mixed add the soda bi carb.
2) In a pan take the oil and let it become hot. Keep the flame on medium. Now drop the batter in the oil using a spoon. Let it cook till golden brown.
3) Serve hot with garlic chutney.