March 6, 2014

Methi Na Gota Recipe - Gujarati Style Methi Pakoda - Step by Step Pictures - Gujarati Recipes

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Gujarati Methi Na Gota / Fenugreek Leaves Fritters Recipe  Indian, GujaratiSnacks
Prep Time: 10 mins    |  Cook time: 15 mins    Serves: 2 - 3 
Recipe Source: Etv Gujarati Rasoi Show
  • 1 cup Chickpea Flour / Besan
  • 1/2 cup Fenugreek Leaves
  • 1 tbsp Oil for the batter
  • 1 tsp Coriander Seeds, lightly crushed
  • 5 tbsp Water
  • 8 - 10 Black Peppercorns, lightly crushed
  • 2 - 3 Green Chillies, large sized or as needed
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Carom Seeds / Ajwain
  • 1/4 tsp Hing
  • 1/8 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 1/4 tsp Baking Soda
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil for deep frying
  • Wash the fenugreek leaves and chop them roughly or finely.
  • Lightly crush the black pepper and coriander seeds in a mortal - pestle. Set aside.
  • Whisk a tablespoon of oil and 5 tablespoons of water in a mixing bowl.
  • Add the baking soda, finely chopped green chillies, crushed peppercorns, crushed coriander seeds, carom seeds, turmeric powder, hing, salt and sugar. Mix very well.
  • Then add the chopped fenugreek leaves and give a nice mix.
  • Now add the chickpea flour and mix everything well to form a batter.
  • The batter should be thick.
  • If the batter is too thick then add a few tablespoons of water.
  • Heat oil in a pan on medium flame for deep frying.
  • Grease your hands and take a small ball of the batter.
  • Slowly drop it in medium hot oil.
  • Deep fry them on a medium flame till crisp and golden brown.
  • Drain them on paper napkins to remove excess oil.
  • Serve hot with mint coriander chutney or tomato ketchup along with coffee or ginger tea.
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  1. Yummy snack,new to me,thanks for sharing

  2. wow..perfectly shaped methi gota...nice clicks!

  3. I always buy gota bhajji mix from I know how to make it at home. Addictive snack!

  4. Lovely and crispy recipe..wonderful clicks as ever

  5. easy and tasty fritters. Perfect evening snack

  6. Would love to munch some anytime, prefectly round shaped fritters.

  7. Tempting snack...Healthy way of eating greens...

  8. Tempting snack..Healthy greens in kid lovable form...:)


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