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Festive Chivda Recipe

Festive Chivda is a popular Indian Snack
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Festive Recipe
Course :
Snack Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Deep Fry Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 2
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  • 1/2 cup - cornflakes for frying
  • 1 tbsp - Peanuts
  • 2 tsp - each raisins, cashews
  • 1 stalk - Curry leaves
  • 2 - Green chillies chopped to 1/2 inch pieces
  • 1 tsp - Red Chilli powder
  • 3-4 - pinches citric acid powdered
  • 1/2 tsp - Sugar
  • salt to taste
  • oil for deep frying
  • How to Make Festive Chivda:

    1. Deep fry the cornflakes in hot oil till they are crispy but don't let it become brown in colour.
    2. Drain and place it in a wide plate.
    3. Repeat it for all the flakes.
    4. Next fry the peanuts, curry leaves, cashew, raisins, green chillies one at a time.
    5. Drain it thoroughly.
    6. Add it to the fried flakes.
    7. Sprinkle all the other ingredients over the flakes.
    8. Mix it with your hands till the masala is evenly coated.
    9. Store it in an airtight container.


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