Jhaal Muri – Kolkata Puffed Rice Snack

Ingredients 4 cups murmura/ muri (puffed rice) 1/4 cup fine sev (bengal gram vermicelli) 1/4 cup peanuts 1 teaspoon oil 1/2 cup potato boiled, peeled and cut into small pieces 1/2 cup tomato finely chopped, seeded 1/2 cup cucumber finely chopped 2 tablespoons green chili, finely chopped, adjust to taste 2 tablespoons cilantro finely chopped […]

Matar Kachori (Spicy Puffed Pastry)

For crust: 1 cup All Purpose flour (plain flour or maida) ¼ teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons oil Approximately ½ cup chilled water For filling: 1 cup green peas 1 teaspoon oil 1 tablespoon coriander powder (dhania) 1 teaspoon fennel seed powder (sonf) 1 teaspoon red chili powder 1 teaspoon shredded ginger ½ teaspoon mango powder […]

Mawa Kachori (Puffed Pastry)

Ingredients: Crust 1cup all-purpose flour (maida, plain flour) 2 tablespoons clarified butter (ghee) Approx. 1/2 cup of lukewarm water as needed Filling 1/2 cup heavy cream or whipping cream 1 cup milk powder 1/4 cup mixed nuts (almonds, pistachios coarsely ground) 1/4 teaspoon crushed cardamom 3 tablespoon sugar Note: If you are using mawa use […]