How to make Herb Bhujiya - SK Khazana -

Potato and gram flour bhujiya gets an added flavour with dried mixed herbs

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Dried mixed herbs (ड्राई मिक्स्ड हबर्स ), Potatoes (आलू)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Herb Bhujiya - SK Khazana

Herb Bhujiya - SK Khazana Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Herb Bhujiya - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Dried mixed herbs to sprinkle

  • Potatoes boiled, peeled and grated 3 medium

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Garam masala powder 1 teaspoon

  • Dried mint leaves 1/2 teaspoon

  • Asafoetida 1/4 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Gram flour (besan) 1 1/2 cups

  • Oil to deep fry


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 2

Take potatoes in a parat, add red chilli powder, garam masala powder, dried mint leaves, asafoetida, salt and gram flour, mix well and knead into soft dough.

Step 3

Grease a sev press with a little oil and fill the dough into it.

Step 4

Press out bhujiya directly into the hot oil and deep-fry till golden and crisp. Drain on an absorbent paper. Make more bhujiya with the remaining dough.

Step 5

Keep the bhujiya in a plate and sprinkle dried mixed herbs. Crush the bhujia Store in an air tight container when it has cooled down to room temperature or serve.

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