How to make Bun Puri

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Refined flour (maida) (मैदा), Salt (नमक)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

Bun Puri

Bun Puri 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 : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 3-3.30 hour

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Bun Puri Recipe

  • Refined flour (maida) 2½ cups +

  • Salt to taste

  • Baking powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Baking soda a pinch

  • Powdered sugar 2 tablespoons

  • Banana ripe 1

  • Yogurt 1/2 cup

  • Oil for deep-frying


Step 1

Combine refined flour, salt, baking powder, baking soda, sugar, mashed banana and yogurt in a bowl. Add sufficient water and knead into a soft dough and set aside for 2-3 hours.

Step 2

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 3

Divide dough into equal portions shaped into medium sized balls. Roll out into 4 inch round puris dusting with little flour.

Step 4

Dust off excess flour and deep-fry puris in hot oil, turning sides, till they puff up and golden. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 5

Serve hot.

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