Poha Pakoda - Quick And Easy Evening Veg Snacks

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Jul. 10, 2017

New easy to make snacks recipes is something we all look out for. Today, let's make Pakoras using Poha, which is rice flakes. This 15-minute veg snack recipe is a perfect dish for your evening cup of tea or coffee. Super easy to put together and is surprisingly very delicious. Try out this quick poha pakoda recipe and enjoy! :)


Poha 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs)
Water 5 Cup (80 tbs)
Potato mashed 2 , boil
Coriander leaves 2 Tablespoon , chop
Green chili 2 , chop
Red chili powder 1 Teaspoon
Coriander powder 1 Teaspoon
Cumin seeds 1 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt 1 1/2 Teaspoon
Sugar 1/2 Teaspoon
Oil 2 Cup (32 tbs) ((deep fry))



1.Soak 1 1/2 cup of Poha, in warm water for a minute. Drain the water and wash with fresh water, squeeze out a little bit of the water.

2.Check the texture, they need to be mushy. Transfer to a plate and let them sit idle for a minute or two.

3.In a mixing bowl, add the poha, then start mashing & kneading like a dough with hands. Halfway in, add chopped coriander, green chili, 2 boiled potatoes, red chili powder, coriander powder, cumin seeds, salt and a bit of sugar to balance it out.

4.Now start kneading again to form a smooth texture. Divide this into small portions and smooth-en them. You can form these into any shape.

5.Deep fry these in medium flame until golden brown, and light. Do not overcrowd the pan, fry a few at a time.

Once fried, take down to a kitchen towel lined plate.


6. Serve hot with garlic-coriander chutney.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 4