പഴം പൊരി കടികൾ / Fried Plantain Bites

Give a twist to the regular naadan palaharam (snack) and enjoy these golden beauties with hot tea or a “full cup of memories”!   Ingredients: Ripe plantain /ethapazham / nendrapazham- 3 All purpose flour / maida – 1 cup Rice flour – 3 tbsp Turmeric powder – ¼ tsp Sugar – 3 tsp Black sesame seeds

Crispy Maggi Noodles Pakora / Instant Noodles Fritters

Give a twist to the kids favorite Maggi noodles into crunchy munchy fritters loaded with veggies!   Ingredients: Maggi noodles – 1 pack Onion -1, roughly chopped Capsicum – 1/2, finely chopped Cabbage- 1/4 cup, roughly chopped Red chili powder – 1.5 tsp Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp Semolina/rava/sooji- 2 tbsp Besan powder/gram flour –

Hara Bhara Kebab / Green Spinach & Peas Cutlets

Add a vegetarian zing to your snack time with these delicious & healthy green colored wonder kebabs!   Ingredients: Spinach – 1 bunch, cleaned and finely chopped Green peas – 1 cup, boiled Potatoes – 3, boiled & grated Green chilies – 2, finely chopped Ginger – 1″ piece, finely minced Turmeric powder – 1/4

Cabbage Pakoda / Crispy Cabbage Fritters

A perfect lip smacking evening snack that can be enjoyed with a steaming cup of coffee/tea.   Ingredients: Cabbage – 1 cup, finely chopped Onion – 1, finely chopped Green chilies- 2, finely chopped Ginger-garlic paste – 1 tsp Besan gram flour – 3/4 cup Rice flour – 1/2 cup Kashmiri chili powder- 1 tsp

Moong Dal Vada / Indian Style Savory Lentil Fritters

This favorite street side food in North India is a healthy, spicy, crispy, & filling tea time snack to munch along with your piping hot cup of evening tea.     Ingredients: Moong dal/yellow split lentils – 1 cup Freshly grated coconut – 1/2 cup Onion- 1, finely chopped Green chilies – 2, finely chopped

Caribbean Banana Patties

An absolutely delightful way to use up those surplus bananas making a variety tea time snack that is sweet and tasty!     Ingredients: Ripe plantains-3, steamed All purpose flour/maida-1/2 cup Wheat flour – 1/2 cup Grated coconut-1/2 cup Egg-1 Vanilla essence – 1 tsp Cardamon powder- 1/4 tsp Sugar-As needed Water-As needed Salt –

Kluay Kaek / Thai Style Deep Fried Banana Fritters

A popular street snack from Thailand. These yummy fritters can be served with ice cream. The contrast of the crunchy bananas to the smooth cold cream is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth!     Ingredients: Small ripe & firm bananas – 4, peeled and thinly sliced lengthwise Rice flour – 1/2 cup Sugar –

Pulivaral / Nulliyitta Appam / Malabar Style Tamarind Fritters

An excellent and tasty Malabar snack. These easy to make sweet deep fried dumplings are made in the shape of tamarinds, hence the name!    Ingredients: All purpose flour/maida – 1 1/2 cup Rice flour – 4 tbsp Ripe bananas – 4, mashed Jaggery – 5 tbsp Cardamom powder – 1/4 tsp Baking soda –

Melt-In-Your-Mouth Broccoli Kebabs

Treat your tummy with this healthy & tasty melt-in-your-mouth treat that is a perfect snack with a cup of tea/coffee!     Ingredients: Broccoli florets– 2 cups, blanched Grated paneer/cottage cheerse – 1/2 cup Potato – 1, boiled Bread crumbs – 2 tbsp Garlic – 2 pods, finely chopped Onion – 1, chopped finely Green chilies – 2, finely

Nadan Chaya Kada Savala Vada-Thula Vada / Kerala Style Tea Shop Onion Fritters

A simple traditional tea shop snack with all the flavor of the onions built into the simplicity of a ring fritter!    Ingredients: All purpose Flour/Maida -1 cup Onion /savala-1, finely chopped Green chilies- 2, finely chopped Ginger -1 tsp, finely minced Curry leaves-1 sprig, finely chopped Baking soda -1/4 tsp Salt – To taste Water