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Deep Fried Indian Pastries

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  Ground lamb/Ground beef 1 Pound
  Onion 1 Medium, finely chopped
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), finely chopped
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Ground coriander 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground cumin 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground ginger 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Pastry 1
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon

Cook and stir lamb, onion and garlic in 10-inch skillet until lamb is light brown; drain.
Stir in salt, coriander, cumin, ginger and pepper.
Prepare pastry; divide into fourths.
Cover with damp towel to prevent drying.
Roll each fourth into 12-inch.
circle (dough will be springy and may be slightly difficult to roll).
Cut into 4-inch circles; cut circles into halves.
Moisten edges with water.
Place 1 teaspoon filling on each half circle.
Fold pastry over filling to form triangle.
Press edges to seal securely.
Repeat with remaining pastry.
Heat oil (1 to 1 1/2 inches) to 375°.
Fry about 5 pastries at a time until light brown, turning 2 or 3 times, 3 to 4 minutes.
Drain on paper towels.
Keep warm in 200° oven.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1761 Calories from Fat 1224

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 136 g209.3%

Saturated Fat 50.3 g251.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 331.1 mg110.4%

Sodium 2289.8 mg95.4%

Total Carbohydrates 45 g14.9%

Dietary Fiber 7 g28%

Sugars 18.9 g

Protein 82 g164.5%

Vitamin A 0.2% Vitamin C 29.2%

Calcium 16.4% Iron 49.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Deep Fried Indian Pastries Recipe