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Spicy Chicken Balls

srividya76's picture
A wonderful snack to be enjoyed with your family -- Spicy Chicken Balls.
  Boneless chicken pieces 1⁄2 Kilogram (cleaned and washed)
  Onions 1⁄4 Kilogram, finely chopped
  Green chillies 10
  Red chillies 6
  Garlic flakes 20
  Ginger 1 Inch, finely chopped
  Coriander leaves 1 Small, finely chopped
  Coriander seeds 4 Teaspoon
  Cumin seeds 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon stick 2
  Green cardamoms 3
  Cloves 6
  Cashewnuts 20
  Salt To Taste
  Oil 2 Tablespoon, divided
  Oil 2 Cup (32 tbs) (For deep frying)

Heat a tbsp of oil in cooking vessel. Add the cumin seeds, coriander seeds, cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, red chillies and cashewnuts and roast for a minute till a nice aroma emanates. Watch out that they don't get burnt. Allow them to cool.
First grind the roasted ingredients along with ginger, garlic and green chillies to a coarse paste. Next add the chopped raw onions, coriander leaves, chicken and salt and grind further to form a smooth paste. Add a tbsp of oil to the ground mixture and mix thoroughly before shaping them into small sized balls.
Heat oil for deep frying. Once the oil gets heated , reduce the flame to medium and place these balls in the oil and fry them to a crisp, golden brown color.
Serve hot with tomato sauce or green chutney.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Holiday, Kids, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
45 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 513 Calories from Fat 287

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 32 g49.9%

Saturated Fat 4.8 g23.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 116.6 mg38.9%

Sodium 275.9 mg11.5%

Total Carbohydrates 20 g6.5%

Dietary Fiber 6.4 g25.5%

Sugars 6.4 g

Protein 39 g78.3%

Vitamin A 15% Vitamin C 203.3%

Calcium 13.6% Iron 29.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Sanghi's picture
Great Recipe. I have made with crushed mutton only and raddish only. This one is different, Mere reading, makes me hungry. Thanks for this wonderful recipe.
srividya76's picture
Hello Sanghi Here it is raining everyday morning and evening. When it rains our heart throbs for eating something crispy or spicy lip smacking pakoras with a cup of Ginger Tea. This recipe is one such idea :)
Sanghi's picture
Oh ya, even i like to munch something spicy during rainy days!! mm.... enjoy!!
vandana's picture
I have been thinking of making chicken balls for some days now and had bookmarked a recipe too. Your recipe looks great will try this one. Thks for sharing the recipe.
srividya76's picture
Thanks Vandana. Do try and tell me how it tasted.
Spicy Chicken Balls Recipe