How to make Garlic Babycorn -

Baby corns in garlic flavoured sauce.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Babycorns (बेबी कॉर्न), Garlic (लहसुन)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

Garlic Babycorn

Garlic Babycorn Recipe Card


Hindi: makai
Corn was indigenous to America, but is now grown throughout the world. It is used as a vegetable, briefly boiled or roasted or eaten with butter. And it would also interest you to know that the favourite popcorn, made by popping the small corn kernels, is a wholesome cereal food and is easily digested. Besides this, corn sees its use in various other ways – salads, soups, subzis and even sweets too!

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve :

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Garlic Babycorn Recipe

  • Babycorns 16-20

  • Garlic 3 tablespoons

  • Soy sauce 3 teaspoons

  • Chilli sauce 3 teaspoons

  • Oil 4 tbsps + to deep fry

  • Spring onions sliced 2

  • Garlic chopped 10-12 cloves

  • Cashewnuts 10-12

  • Green capsicum cut into thin strips 1 medium

  • Red capsicum cut into thin strips 1 medium

  • Yellow capsicum cut into thin strips 1 medium

  • Salt to taste

  • White pepper powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • MSG 1/4 teaspoon

  • Spring onion greens chopped 2 stalks


Step 1

Take halved babycorns in a bowl; add one-tablespoon cornflour, one-teaspoon of soy sauce, one teaspoon of chilli sauce and mix. Heat sufficient oil in a deep pan and deep-fry the baby corns. Drain and place on absorbent paper.

Step 2

Heat oil in a pan, add sliced spring onions and stir-fry. Add chopped garlic and mix. Add cashewnuts, remaining soy sauce, remaining chilli sauce and mix. Add the three capsicums and stir.

Step 3

Add fried babycorns and stir. Add salt, pepper and MSG. Blend the remaining cornflour with a little water in a bowl. Add it to the pan and cook for a minute more. Transfer onto a serving dish and garnish with spring onion greens.

Step 4

Serve hot.

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