Saturday, September 18, 2010

Onion Pakora

Pakora or fritters is made of besan flour (chickpea flour/tepung kacang kuda), a generous amounts of onions and corianders, some chillies, mixed together and fried in hot oil. Serve hot with chutneys, chilli sauce or just as it is....

Onion Pakora

1 cup of besan flour
1 big onions - sliced finely
1 green chilli - finely chopped
a handful of coriander leaves - finely chopped.
1 tsp of cumin powder
salt to taste
enough water to make batter


Add in flour, salt, cumin powder, onions, chilly and coriander leaves. Stir well. Add in water little by little. The batter should not be too thin or too thick.

Heat oil in a frying pan. Once the oil is hot, spoon the batter into the hot oil. Fry the pakoras till golden in color. Once the pakoras are cooked, drain the excess oil on a kitchen towel.

Serve hot with chutney.

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