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Vegetable Samosa

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  Peanut oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Green onions 2 , chopped
  Potatoes 2 Large, cooked and cubed
  Ground cumin 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Ginger 1 Teaspoon, freshly grated
  Turmeric powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chili powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground mustard 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground cardamom 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Frozen peas 3 Tablespoon, thawed
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  Filo pastry sheets 10
  Ghee 1 Cup (16 tbs) (clarified butter)

To prepare the filling, heat the oil in a skillet and saute the onions until soft.
Stir in the potatoes and all the spices.
Fry for a few minutes, then add the peas and lemon juice.
Set aside to cool.
Work with one sheet of filo dough at a time, keeping the rest covered with a towel to prevent drying out.
Place one sheet on a flat surface.
Cut in half lengthwise.
Fold each strip lengthwise in half again.
Lightly brush with some of the butter.
Place a spoonful of filling at the bottom of each strip and roll, folding the two ends over the filling.
Place on lightly greased baking sheets, seamside down.
Brush with melted butter.
Repeat the same process, using up the remaining dough and filling.
Bake at 350 degrees about fif- teen to twenty minutes, or until golden brown.
Serve hot.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3899 Calories from Fat 2313

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 263 g404%

Saturated Fat 131.5 g657.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 522.8 mg174.3%

Sodium 3093.1 mg128.9%

Total Carbohydrates 350 g116.5%

Dietary Fiber 28.3 g113.3%

Sugars 18.5 g

Protein 50 g99.7%

Vitamin A 52.9% Vitamin C 256.1%

Calcium 14.7% Iron 49.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Vegetable Samosa Recipe