Vegetable Kebab Video by Tarla Dalal

Vegetable Kebab Video by Tarla Dalal

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Appetising, cocktail-sized snack made from bottle gourd, potatoes and onions, with a generous sprinkling of piquant onion masala mixture. Serve vegetable kebabs hot, with tea or at a cocktail party, and bask in the compliments.

Recipe Description for Vegetable Kebab

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Makes 15 kebabs
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2 cups grated bottle gourd (doodhi / lauki)
1/4 cup grated onions
1 cup boiled , peeled and grated potatoes
3 tbsp besan (bengal gram flour)
2 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)
1 tbsp finely chopped green chillies
1 tsp cumin seeds (jeera)
salt to taste
oil for deep-frying

To Be Mixed Into A Onion Masala Mixture (for Serving)
1/2 cup finely chopped onions
1 tsp chilli powder
1 tsp dried mango powder (amchur)
salt to taste

  1. Squeeze out all the water from the bottle gourd, combine it with all the remaining ingredients in a bowl and mix well.
  2. Divide the mixture into15 equal portions.
  3. Shape 3 portions of the mixture into a 50 mm. (2”) diameter flat round kebab.
  4. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick kadhai and deep-fry the few kebabs, till they turn golden brown in colour from both the sides. Drain on an absorbent paper.
  5. Repeat steps 3 and 4 to make 12 more kebabs in 4 more batches.
  6. Whilst the kebabs are hot, press them flat using a spoon and sprinkle a little onion masala mixture on top of each kebab.
  7. Serve immediately.
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RECIPE SOURCE : Desi KhanaBuy this cookbook


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