Capsicum and Cheese Puffs

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Serves: 4
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Deep-Fry Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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  • 2/3 cup - maida
  • 1/2 cup - grated cheese
  • 1/2 cup - butter
  • 2 - eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2 tbsp - green capsicum, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp - red capsicum, finely chopped (discard seeds)
  • 150ml - water
  • 1/2 tsp - salt
  • 1/2 tsp - pepper powder
  • oil to deep fry

How to Make Capsicum and Cheese Puffs

  • Combine water, butter, and salt in a sauce pan.
  • Bring to a boil and tip in all the flour in one go.
  • Lower the flame and cook till the mixture forms one lump.
  • Cool the cooked mixture slightly and beat in the eggs, little at a time.
  • Add rest of the ingredients, taste it, and correct the seasoning.
  • Fry small lumps of this mixture in moderately hot oil till golden brown. Drain on kitchen paper.
  • Serve hot with tomato ketchup and/or tartar sauce.