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Nippattu (Rice Crackers) Recipe

Nippattu (Rice Crackers) is a popular Indian Snack
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Snack Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Deep Fry Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 2 cups - Rice flour
  • 1/2 cup - Maida
  • 1/4 cup - gram flour
  • 3 tbsp - Channa dal (soaked in hot water for 30 mins)
  • 1 tbsp - sesame seeds
  • 1 tsp - Red Chilli powder
  • 1/4 tsp - Asafoetida powder
  • 2 tbsp - hot oil
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil for Deep Frying
  • How to Make Nippattu (Rice Crackers):

    1. Mix all the flours in a large bowl, add hot oil, salt, asafoetida powder, chilli powder and mix well.
    2. Add soaked channa dal, sesame seeds and knead everything into a soft dough. Make small balls from the dough.
    3. Take 2 zip lock bags and grease them with oil on one side each. Place the dough ball in between the greased bags and press it using a poori press.
    4. Or press it with hands.
    5. Deep Fried the nippattu (prick it with a fork while frying to prevent it from puffing) until they turn golden brown.
    6. Recipe courtesy: Priya Easy N Tasty Recipe


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