Monday, June 28, 2010

Ash Gourd Peels Pakoda

This is another recipe using ash gourd peels. Earlier I posted "Ash gourd Peel & Green Onion Soup". Ash gourd peels pakoda is a wonderful tea time snack. This quick snack goes to my event "Best Out of waste".





Ingredients :

1. Ash gourd Peels - 1 Cup (Chopped)
2. Rice Flour - 1/4 Cup
3. Besan Flour - 1/2 Cup
4. Red Chilly Powder - 1.5 tsp
5. Ginger-Garlic Paste - 1/2 tsp (Optional)
6. Salt - Needed Qty
7. Oil - For deep frying




Procedure :

1. Mix all the ingredients together.

2. Sprinkle water little by little till the flour mixture coats the peels.

3. Heat Oil.

4. Fry pakodas till crisp.

5. Serve as evening snack with tea.

25 comments:

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

Simply amazing pakodas out of peel, no one could guess it, hats off to your creativity.

Mahi said...

pakoda's look crisp and yummm!

Sanyukta Gour(Bayes) said...

healthy n delicious..truly Bset out of waste..love the fritters platter with hot hot tea...yummmmmm

Kiran said...

Nice use of the ashgourd peels.
These pakora look very crispy and just right for teatime.

Satya said...

wow,nitu its looks so crispy n delicious...thank q 4 this recipe

Nitha said...

another innovative one.. the pakora looks so crispy..

N S said...

Looks so crisp and perfect tea time snack.

sowmya's creative saga said...

good one..

Pavithra said...

Wow that innovative idea and wonderful tea time snack..

Niloufer Riyaz said...

thats a nice way to use up peels

Krishnaveni said...

crispy pakodas...great idea

BeenaShylesh said...

nice pakkoda..crispy also..

Priya said...

Very unique pakodas Nithu..

kitchen queen said...

lovely and innovative use of ash gourd peels to make pakodas.

Rachana said...

Delicious fritters! The last click with a cuppa tea is too tempting :-)

Suja Sugathan said...

Wow..great tea time snacks..looks delicious,nice and crispy

Mrs.Menagasathia said...

healthy & crispy pakodas...

Sukanya Ramkumar said...

That was very creative... Looks so good. Loved the combo of pakoda and tea.... YUM!

Jay said...

looks absolutely mouth watering...healthy fritters.

GEETHA ACHAL said...

மிகவும் வித்தியசமான பகோடா..

Latha said...

Very innovative recipe. YUM!

Neha said...

really nice and simple recipe.Ash gourd peels can be used in this way..wonderful!

vineetha said...

U r very innovative yaar..Perfect with a hot cup of tea.

Madhu said...

You have a lovely space here Nithu. Loved your recipe for tea snack

divya said...

u r very innovative...yummy pokodas...