Deep Fried Lentil Balls

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Total Time:
30 minutes
Serves:6
Rated 3.5 based on 100 votes
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Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Deep-Fry Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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Ingredients

  • Urad Dal – 1 cup
  • Chana Dal – 1 cup
  • Fenugreek Seeds – 1 tsp
  • Soaked Drained Weight – about 850 grams
  • Deep Fried Lentil Balls
  • Ginger-Garlic Paste – 3 tbsp
  • Dried Fenugreek leaves – 2 tbsp
  • Dried Mint – 1 tsp
  • Onion – 1 Large
  • Salt – to taste
  • Water – 250 ml
  • Oil – to deep fry

How to Make Deep Fried Lentil Balls

  • Soak the lentils with fenugreek overnight.
  • Grind the soaked ingredients along with ginger-garlic paste, dried fenugreek leaves, dried mint, onion, salt, and water to a smooth paste.
  • Heat oil on high heat.
  • Carefully add small amounts of the lentil balls to the hot oil and deep-fry until golden brown on all sides.
  • Remove using a slotted spoon and spread on a tissue as this enables absorption of extra oil.