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Vegetarian Samosas

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Ingredients
  Puff pastry sheets 1
  Eggs 1 Small, beaten
For the filling
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Cumin seeds 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Mustard seeds 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Curry leaves 12 Small
  Onion 1⁄2 Small, dice
  Chili powder 1 Teaspoon
  Turmeric 1 Teaspoon
  Sea salt 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Garam masala 1 Teaspoon
  Garlic onion ginger paste 1 Teaspoon
  Tamarind paste 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Boiled potatoes 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), cubed
  Cabbage 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), thinly sliced
  Cauliflower florets 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), slice
  Chick peas 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Red pepper 4 Tablespoon, dice
  Cilantro 5 Tablespoon, chop
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Thaw the frozen puff pastry at room temperature, well in advance.
2. Cut the boiled potatoes into small pieces, slice the cabbage and cut the cauliflower in to florets.
3. Dice the onions and red pepper, set aside.
4. Preheat the oven to 385 degree.

MAKING
5. In a large frying pan pour oil and over medium heat add the cumin seeds, mustard seeds and curry leaves, fry everything for 30 seconds.
6. Add the onions and fry for 30 seconds add the chili powder, turmeric, seas salt, ginger-garlic and onion paste, and garam masala, stir everything well and fry for 1 minutes.
7. Add the tamarind paste and stir well.
8. Add 2 tablespoon of water and simmer, add the cauliflower, boiled potages, chick peas and cabbage.
9. Stir well and cook it for 10-15 minutes uncovered.
10. Once done add the red pepper and cilantro and mix everything well.
11. Transfer the filling in a bowl and keep it in the freezer until needed.
12. Unroll the puff pastry sheet over flour dusted worktop.
13. Cut the dough into 3x3 squares, you should get 9 squares.
14. Add the filling in the pastry and fold it into a triangle and using a fork crimp the edges and seal it, brush with eggs if you like.
15. Once done place it on a baking tray and bake for 20 minutes in the preheated oven.
16. Once done remove and let it cool for few minutes.

SERVING
17. Serve the vegetarian samosa along with mint and corriander chutney

Things You Will Need
Frying pan
Baking tray
Oven

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Indian
Preparation Time: 
60 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
85 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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