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Indo-Chinese Gobi Manchurian Recipe

Indo-Chinese Gobi Manchurian is a popular Asian Side dish
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On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Side dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Asian Recipe
Technique :
Braise Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 1 - small cauliflower, broken into big florettes
  • 1 - small bunch spring onion, finely chopped
  • 2 tsp - ginger, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp - garlic, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup - plain flour
  • 3 tbsp - cornflour
  • 1/4 tsp - Red Chilli powder
  • 2 - red chillies, dry
  • 3 tbsp - oil
  • 1.5 cups - water
  • 1 tbsp - Milk
  • How to Make Indo-Chinese Gobi Manchurian:

    1. Boil the florets for 2-3 mins in plenty of water and a tbsp of milk to retain the colour of the cauliflower.
    2. Drain well and pat dry on a clean cloth.
    3. Make thin batter out of flour and 2 tbsp cornflour, adding 1/4 tsp each of ginger and garlic and red chilli powder and salt to taste.
    4. Dip the florets in the batter individually and deep fry in hot oil.
    5. Keep aside.
    6. In the remaining oil, add remaining ginger, garlic and crushed red chilli and fry for a minute.
    7. Add the salt and spring onions - stir fry for a minute.
    8. Add 1.5 cups water and bring to a boil.
    9. Dissolve 1 tbsp corn flour to 1/4 cup water and gradually add to the gravy, stirring continuously, till it boils and the gravy becomes transparent.
    10. Add florets and soya sauce.
    11. Boil for two more minutes and remove.
    12. Serve.


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