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Palak Pakoda Recipe

Palak Pakoda is a popular Indian Snack
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Low Calorie Recipe
Course :
Snack Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Deep Fry Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 6
Rated 5 based on 100 votes


  • 1 kg - Palak
  • 250 g - gram flour (approx)
  • 200 g - rava (semolina) (approx)
  • 12 - Green chillies
  • 1 piece - Ginger
  • 1 tbsp - ajwain
  • 1 tbsp - cumin
  • salt to taste
  • oil to fry
  • How to Make Palak Pakoda:

    1. Wash palak, drain water and chop coarsely.
    2. Chop green chillies, ginger into fine pieces and mix with palak.
    3. Add ajwain, cumin seeds and salt.
    4. Gradually, add gram flour and semolina to the palak till the batter is of semi-solid consistency.
    5. No water is to be added since the batter can be mixed in the juice of the palak.
    6. Keep oil in a pan. When the oil is hot, wet hand and take the batter and drop in small portions in to the oil.
    7. Cook over a slow fire till the pakodas are of light brown colour. Palak pakodas are delicious and can be eaten plain or with tomato sauce.


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