Thursday, August 12, 2010

Masala Peanuts


Masala peanuts is one of my favourite tea time snack. This crispy and spicy peanuts can be prepared in less time and can be stored for longer time.

Ingredients :

1.Peanut - 1.5 Cups
2.Besan Flour - 1/4 Cup
3.Rice Flour - 1/4 Cup
4.Chili powder - 1.5 tsp
5.Chat Masala or Garam Masala - 1 tsp
6.Salt - Needed Qty
7.Curry Leaf - Few (Dry roasted and crushed)
8. Oil - For Frying




Procedure :

1. Roast peanuts in a pan for few minutes or keep it in microwave high for 1 minute.

2. Mix besan flour, rice flour, red chilly powder, chat masala and salt together.

3. Add little water and make a thick paste. (should not be runny)

4. Add peanuts and mix till the peanuts get coated well.

5. Heat oil and then drop the peanuts gently.

6. Medium the flame and fry till the flour coat becomes crisp.

7. Drain excess oil on a kitchen towel.

8. Garnish with dry roasted and crushed curry leaves.

9. Cool and store in air-tight container.

Who tried this recipe?
1. Priya Satheesh
2. Sharanya

25 comments:

Sanyukta Gour(Bayes) said...

looks yum n delicious...simply mouthwatering..

Kiran said...

Delicious masala peanuts.

sonu said...

this looks crispy and spicy....yummy!

Priya said...

Can't wait to try them out!

Nitha said...

Love these.. I make these often..

Babli said...

Spicy, yummy and tempting masala peanuts.

Ms.Chitchat said...

Awesome crispy cruncy groundnuts.Usually buy from shops, never tried at home. So simple, would try today.Thanks for sharing.

Pavithra Srihari said...

my all time favourite too ..

Akila said...

Wow... i buy this from stores.. not prepared in home... will try it definitely.... thanks for sharing dear... bookmarked...

http://www.akilaskitchen.blogspot.com

Nithya said...

Looks crunchy and yummy :) I simply love it :)

Anudeepa Kadiresan said...

nitu I love this peanut....thanks for this nice recipe.

Rachana said...

A delicious tea time Snack!

Indie.Tea said...

Your peanuts sound really really good! And dangerously addictive too.

Kairali sisters said...

Simply great masala peanuts, my fav too, i remember when going back to hostel after holidays, i will make sure atleast i have a couple of packets of masala peanuts :-)

Torviewtoronto said...

looks delicious lovely snack

Viki's Kitchen said...

This peanut is always my weakness:) Looks very tempting and delicious dear.

Happy Cook said...

This is my favourite way of having peanuts, drool.

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

wow, love these crunchy/munchy masala peanuts.

Chitra said...

Thank you for this simple and delicious recipe. :-)

Suja Sugathan said...

Masala peanuts looks spicy and crunchy..yummy tea time snack

Sadhana said...

That looks delicious...one of my favourites...

Umm Mymoonah said...

I love these masala peanuts, looks so yummy.
BTW, I tried your fried idli, it came out really well, will blog about it after the roundup.

Sweet Artichoke said...

What a yummy & tasty snack!

Sushma Mallya said...

This is my moms fav,looks yum, perfect tea time snack...

Simona said...

Very interesting. My father loves peanuts: I can see him eating a lot of your masala peanuts.