How to make Khire Ke Pakore -

Batter coated cucumber slices deep fried till golden.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Cucumbers (खीरे), Water chestnut

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Khire Ke Pakore

Khire Ke Pakore Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Khire Ke Pakore Recipe

  • Cucumbers sliced thinly 2 large size

  • Water chestnut 1 cup

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Black salt (kala namak) 2 teaspoons

  • Green chillies chopped 2

  • Oil to deep fry


Step 1

Wash and wipe dry cucumbers. Halve them vertically and further cut into thin slices.

Step 2

Mix together water chestnut flour, red chilli powder, coriander powder, black salt and chopped green chillies.

Step 3

Add sufficient water to make a thick batter. Heat sufficient oil in a kadai, dip the cucumber slices into the batter and deep fry till golden brown. Drain onto an absorbent paper and serve hot.

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