How to make Niramish Chop -

Vegetables boiled and mashed mixed with spices, dipped in egg batter and fried in oil till golden brown.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Potatoes (आलू), Green Peas (हरे मटर)

Cuisine : Bengali

Course : Snacks and Starters


Niramish Chop

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Hindi: Aloo

Why is it that when you are stuck at “what should we cook today” the answer is always “make some aloo!” Potatoes are like this…extremely popular and have multipurpose usage.

And did you always think that eating a potato will make you fat?
Well, don’t – it is a surprising source of vitamin C and provides useful amounts of starch, thiamine and niacin and around a hundred grams will provide about eighty calories.
Little did you know!

 

Prep Time : 1.30-2 hour

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Niramish Chop Recipe

  • Potatoes 4 large

  • Green Peas 1 medium

  • Carrots 2 medium

  • Green peas shelled 1/2 cup

  • Cauliflower 1/4 small

  • French beans 5-6

  • Salt to taste

  • Groundnut roasted 1/4 cup

  • Raisins 7-8

  • Eggs 2

  • Oil to deep fry

  • Bread crumbs 1/2 cup

  • Refined flour (maida) 1/2 cup

Method

Step 1

Wash, boil, peel and mash potatoes and beetroot. Wash, boil and mash carrots, green peas and cauliflower. String, wash, boil and finely chop French beans. Coarsely grind the roasted groundnuts.

Step 2

Mix the mashed vegetables, salt, groundnuts and raisins together, divide into twelve equal portions and roll into croquettes (one inch diametre and four to five inches in length), or flatten into three inches diametre round shaped discs of one centimetre thickness.

Step 3

Dust it with flour and keep in refrigerator for one-hour minimum. Beat the eggs. Heat sufficient oil in a kadhai. Dip each croquette in egg batter and roll in breadcrumbs.

Step 4

Deep fry till golden. Drain onto an absorbent paper and serve hot.

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