Category Archives: Pakistani Appetizers

Aalu Pakoras

Aalu Pakoras are lovely and one of the Famous street Foods of South Asia, do try them and let me know your remarks …

Ingredients:

  • 2 potatoes sliced thinly
  • 2 cups gram Flour
  • ¾ cup water
  • Some salt
  • Some red chilli powder
  • ½ tspn turmeric powder
  • 1 tbspn cracked dry coriander
  • ½ tspn cumin seeds
  • ½ onion sliced
  • 2 green chillies sliced
  • Oil For Frying

Procedure:

-Combine all the ingredients except oil in a bowl and make Fine mixture.

-Keep aside For 20 – 30 minutes and heat oil.

-Take 1 tbspn of this mixture and deep Fry

-Take out on an absorbent paper and serve immediately.

Outcome:

Tasty aalu pakore are ready to be served.

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Ayesha's Kitchen

Tips:

-Avoid lumps and do not make thin mixture.

-Adjust salt and pepper according to your will.

Servings:

This will serve 3 -4 persons easily.

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Aalu* Bengan* Ke Pakore (Potato Eggplant Fritters)

Aalu Bengan ke Pakore is a South Asian vegetarian appetizer, do try this and let me know your remarks …

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups of gram Flour
  • ¾ cup water
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 tbspn red chilli powder
  • ½ tspn turmeric powder
  • ½ tspn cumin seeds
  • 1 potato sliced
  • ½ egg plant sliced
  • 1 – 2 green chillies sliced
  • Oil For Frying
  • ½ tspn cracked dry coriander
  • ½ onion sliced

Procedure:

-Mix all the ingredients given except oil and mix well.

-Keep aside For 20 – 30 minutes.

-Heat oil. Now take a tbspn of this mixture and Fry, try to use your hands to make Pakoras.

-Take out on an absorbent paper and serve hot.

Outcome:

Tasty potato eggplant Pakoras are ready to be served.

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Ayesha's Kitchen

Tips:

-Do not make very thin mixture.

-Avoid lumps.

-Slice potatoes and eggplant into thin slice.

Serving:

This will serve 4 persons easily.

Keema Samosa

Keema samosa is one of the customised Forms of samosas, mainly they are stuffed with potatoes and peas but just to try something different, I think this is the best thing to have …

Ingredients:

  • Oil For Frying

FOR FILLING

FOR PASTRY

  • Samosa dough
  • Some lose Flour

Procedure:

-Take a little bit of samosa dough and Flat it with the roller pin. Use lose Flour if necessary.

-Make a thin Chapatti like thing. (Thin and round disc like shape)

-With a sharp knife divide it into half.

-Now place a tbspn of roasted mincemeat in the middle of the half chapatti.

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Ayesha's Kitchen

-Now take point “A” and pin it with point “P”. Like This,

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Ayesha's Kitchen

-Then take point “B” and seal it with point “P” too.

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Ayesha's Kitchen

-Press the seal with your Fingers.

-Do the same with others.

-Heat oil and deep Fry them.

Outcome:

Tasty Keema* samosas* are ready to be served.

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Ayesha's Kitchen

Tips:

-Use lose Flour only when its needed.

Servings:

This will serve 6 – 12 persons easily.

Keema Kachori

Keema Kachori is one of the Favourite street Food or Finger Food in South Asian countries. These Kachoris basically Full Fill the needs of non – vegetarian people and For Vegetarians, same pastry is stuffed with potato mixture or any daal. Do try this and enjoy …

Ingredients:

FOR FILLING

FOR DOUGH

Procedure:

-Click on “Roasted Mincemeat (For Filling) to grab its recipe and on “Kachori Dough” to Fetch its.

-Make a small ball out of this dough,

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Ayesha's Kitchen

Flat its edges with your Fingers and then Flat it with the rolling pin like this, and

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Ayesha's Kitchen

 

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Ayesha's Kitchen

place some mincemeat mixture on it, like this,

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Ayesha's Kitchen

Lift its sides up and seal them together, like this,

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-Seal all of its ends, 

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Ayesha's Kitchen

-Now take off the access dough, Like this,
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Ayesha's Kitchen

 

-Shape it a little.
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Ayesha's Kitchen

-Your Kachor is ready to Fry.
-Do the same with others.
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Ayesha's Kitchen

-Heat oil and deep Fry them.

Outcome:

Serve hot on an absorbent paper with any chutney or sauce of your choice.

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Ayesha's Kitchen

Tips:

-Apply some water to you hands while shaping it.

Servings:

This will serve 6 – 8 persons easily.