Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Churmuri




CHURMURI is a light snack which goes along with your afternoon Tea or Coffee.You can also top it with cut onions,tomatoes,cilantro and lemon juice.It tastes wonderful.

Ingredients:

Puffed Rice- 2 cups
Peanuts- 1/4 cup
Hurigadale/Roasted gram -1/4 cup
Red Chili powder-1/2 tsp
Turmeric-1/4 tsp
Hing- a pinch
Dry Red Chilli- 2 nos
Curry Leaves- 2-3
Dry copra(optional)Grated-2 tbsp
Garlic- 1 pod
Oil- 1 tbsp
Salt to taste

Method:

Heat oil in a Kaadai/Pan.Add Peanuts and roast till golden brown.Now add Roasted gram and fry for a minute or two.Turn off the heat.Now add Red Chili powder,Turmeric,Hing,Dry red chili,Curry leaves,Garlic,Salt and mix it.The mixture has to cool off.(If the oil is hot and you add the churmuri,it becomes hard like rice)Add Churmuri/puffed rice.Mix well.Now keep the Pan on low heat and keep stirring every now and then till the churmuri becomes crispy and all the masala ingredients are nicely coated on the churmuri.

4 comments:

Simran said...

That's a favorite snack to munch on when hunger strikes at work. Yours' looks good

Asha said...

YUM! YUM!!

Madhavi said...

Yummm entry!!!

delhibelle said...

I love this snack!

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