Multigrain Cucumber Vada



Ingredient
  • Thick Grated Cucumber: 1
  • Ragi Flour: 1/4 Cup
  • Rice Flour: 1/4 Cup
  • Jawar Flour: 1/4 Cup
  • Besan (Chickpea Flour): 1 Cup
  • Finely Chopped Green Chillies: 2-3
  • Finely Chopped Coriander: 1/2 Cup
  • Turmeric Powder: 1/2 tsp
  • Coriander Powder: 1/2 tsp
  • Cumin Seeds: 1 tsp
  • Ajwain: 1 & 1/2 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil for Frying

Procedure

  • Add salt, all powders, cumin seeds, ajwain to grated cucumber. Mix very well. Keep this aside for 10 -15 minutes.
  • Then add remaining ingredients to cucumber mixture. Add cucumber will leave water you may or may not need water to knead the dough.
  • Make small lemon size balls of this dough.
  • On a plastic sheet, shape vadas with these balls.
  • Heat oil in the kadai and fry these vadas till it ger little bit red on medium heat.
  • Serve these hot vadas with any sauce, ketch up, chutney or curd.

This is my entry for Manasi's Monthly Mingle: Appetizers & Hors'Doeuvres event.



Source:
Anjali of Anna Parabrahma

22 comments:

Asha said...

Multigrain sounds wonderful, sneak up some nutrition there.Great looking vadas T!:))

Sireesha said...

Hi Trupti,Vadas are looking delicious.Its new for me.Great Entry.....

Sukanya Ramkumar said...

Cucumber vada sounds so different. Never tried this before. Looks so good. Love the presentation. YUM! Really wanted to try this once.

Mansi Desai said...

that looks really nice trupti, and very innovative indeed! thanks for sharing a wonderful recipe wiht us for MM!:)

Uma said...

yummy vadas, Trupti! healthy with multigrain in it. Love the way you have cut the cucumber.

Madhavi said...

Delicious lookin' vada, very nice recipe!!!Thanxxx for sharing..

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Neha said...

nice recipe, a must try...
And I have an award waiting for u in my blog.Check it out.

easycrafts said...

A very healthy appetizer for the event

Shubha Ravikoti said...

Trupti the vadas look awesome.. something very different.... will surely try it...:)

Have something for u in my blog... check it out..

Anjali said...

Thanks for trying these, would have loved to know if you liked them?

Suma Rajesh said...

interesting vadas...looks good and simple

SASHREE said...

cucmber vada...amazing trupti,thanx for sharing

Trupti said...

Thank you everybody for all lovely comments. We all should thanks Anjali who shared this recipe with us.

Hey Anjali, I loved this vada that's why I added recipe in my blog.

Thank you very much Neha & Shubha for award. I am so honored.

Laavanya said...

How very unique Trupti... looks yummy.

JZ @ Tasty treats said...

Vadas and their garnish look just beautiful! theres a lil treat for you at my blog!

Sagari said...

great looking vadas trupti

Kalai said...

Great idea of using different grains in making a vada. They look delicious, Trupti! :)

Vanamala said...

Sounds good...nice one

Sia said...

trupti, that is indeed a wonderful recipe. and thanks for sharing it with us:)

Usha said...

Very interesting !! Would love to try it sometime.

Andhra Flavors said...

"cucumber wada" its new to me.
see my blog for your award.

Devi Priya said...

Innovative Vada! nice post.