Crispy Masala Puri, Jar Snack, Tea Time

Crispy Masala Puri, Jar Snack, Tea Time

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Crunchy, aromatic and bursting with flavour, the Crispy Masala Puri is a wonderful jar snack , which will make tea-time quite exciting.

The strong aroma of carom seeds and the balanced spiciness of chilli powder make this deep-fried savoury snack truly irresistible. It is quite easy to make and requires just common ingredients so you do not have to plan ahead to make it. Go for it right away!

You can also try Papdi and Crispy Pasta Snack .

Crispy Masala Puri, Jar Snack, Tea Time recipe - How to make Crispy Masala Puri, Jar Snack, Tea Time

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     20Makes 20 puris
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1 cup whole wheat flour (gehun ka atta)
1 tbsp plain flour (maida)
1/4 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1 1/2 tsp chilli powder
1 tbsp melted ghee
a pinch of carom seeds (ajwain)
salt to taste
oil for deep-frying

  1. Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and knead into a stiff dough using enough water. Cover with a lid and keep aside for 10 to 15 minutes.
  2. Divide the dough into 20 equal portions.
  3. Roll each portion into a circle of about 75 mm. (3") diameter and prick them using a knife at regular intervals.
  4. Repeat step 3 to make 19 more puris.
  5. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick kadhai and deep-fry, a few puris at a time, on a medium flame till they turn crisp and golden brown in colour from all the sides. Drain on an absorbent paper.
  6. Store in an air-tight container. Use as required.
Nutrient values per puri
Energy48 cal
Protein0.7 g
Carbohydrates4.1 g
Fiber0.1 g
Fat3.2 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A30 mcg
Vitamin B10 mg
Vitamin B20 mg
Vitamin B30.2 mg
Vitamin C0 mg
Folic Acid1.9 mcg
Calcium2.7 mg
Iron0.3 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium1.1 mg
Potassium17.6 mg
Zinc0.1 mg
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Crispy Masala Puri, Jar Snack, Tea Time
 on 21 Jan 19 06:43 PM

Hi Tarla ji, This recipe is a deep fried item, however, it features under baked snacks. Kindly fix this anomaly. Regards, Ananya
Tarla Dalal
22 Jan 19 09:14 AM
   Hi Ananya, Thank you so much. We have made the necessary changes.
Crispy Masala Puri, Jar Snack, Tea Time
 on 15 Aug 17 07:52 PM

Very nice tasty easy to make.
Tarla Dalal
16 Aug 17 08:49 AM
   Thank you for your kind words. Do try more and more recipes and let us know how you enjoyed them... Happy Cooking !!
Crispy Masala Puri, Jar Snack, Tea Time
 on 28 Jul 17 08:50 AM

Masala puri.. perfect for evening snacks.. I have made this in double the quantity.. and have stored it in a jar. Thank you for this recipe..