Monday, October 11, 2010

Fried Date Balls



Ingredients:
Seedless dates: 1 cup
Grated coconut: 1/4 cup
Cardamom crushed: 1 tsp
Chopped Cashew: 1 tbsp
Raisins: 1 tbsp
Sugar: 1/2 tbsp
Al purpose flour: 1/2 cup
Rice flour: 1 tbsp
Turmeric powder: 1/4 tsp
Baking powder: 1/4 tsp
Water: 2-3 tbsp
Ghee: 1 tbsp
Salt: 1/2 tsp
Oil:

Mehod:
Chop the dates into small pieces. Heat 1 tbsp ghee in a pan, fry cashew till golden color. In the same pan add dates and saute for 5 minute in low flame. Remove from fire. Mix dates, grated coconut and crushed cardamom with your hands. Add cashew and raisins to this and make a medium sized balls. Mix flour with water, add baking powder, salt, sugar and turmeric powder to this and make a semi thick batter. Heat oil in a pan, dip each balls into the batter and fry till golden color. Serve hot

22 comments:

  1. Even its deepfried, i wont bother to grab some..

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  2. anything fried just tastes good isnt it???

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  3. Dates are good for health.New idea... Great blog...

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  4. thank u priya, open book and spice magic

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  5. wounderfull dear,this is too delicious...

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  6. great recipe. a few weeks back saw Nigella lawson making chocolate fry...but anything fried with a batter tastes awesome.

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  7. wow..as Nisha said, anything fried is just awesome...Looks way ttooo good..

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  8. These r my fav tea time snack..yummmmmm

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  9. I Love this snack good with tea,

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  10. ithu kollallo...sukhiyan pole irikunnu!!! loved it..

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  11. excellent, Healthy & Yummy snack allee..same pinchtou..njanum innale undakkiullu pazham pori undakkiya leftover batter undarinnu appoo ithum undakki..:-) will post that tomm.

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  12. This is so much better and healthier than the Scottish deep fried mars bar.

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  13. Now i know wt to do next with the dates in my garden..hope my house owner doesnot see this comment!!lol!!nice recipe ,Jaisy..thanx for sharing :)

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  14. nice healthy recipe. http://epicureansdelight.blogspot.com/

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  15. Ethu kollamallo..Never tasted it before..Kandal ariyam taste enganeyarikkumenne..

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  16. Hm... warm dates is what comes to mind..and I like that.

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  17. wow date balls.....wonderful snack !! am sure it ll taste like pazham pori na....

    Lavanya

    www.lavsblog.com

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  18. Never heard of dates ball. Nice recipe and a perfect snack. Looks good.

    Aaha Oho

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