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Kanda Bhajiya



Kanda Bhajiya is a popular snack from the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is a deep-fried snack made from gram flour, onions, and spices. The onions are sliced and mixed with gram flour, spices, and water to form a batter. The batter is then deep-fried in oil until golden brown. Kanda Bhajiya is usually served with chutney or ketchup.

Macronutrients Breakdown

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finely chopped onions

2 cups

chickpea flour (besan)

1 cup

cumin seeds

1 teaspoon

red chilli powder

1 teaspoon

turmeric powder

1 teaspoon

coriander powder

1 teaspoon

garam masala

1 teaspoon

amchur powder

1 teaspoon

Salt to taste

Oil for deep frying



Step 1:

In a large bowl, mix together the chopped onions, chickpea flour, cumin seeds, red chilli powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder, garam masala, amchur powder and salt.

Step 2:

Add enough water to make a thick batter.

Step 3:

Heat oil in a deep pan over medium heat.

Step 4:

Drop spoonfuls of the batter into the hot oil and deep fry until golden brown.

Step 5:

Remove the bhajiyas from the oil and drain on paper towels.

Step 6:

Serve hot with chutney or ketchup. Enjoy!

Did you know?

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How many users have tracked it?

We've got some serious foodies in our community! 11859 users have chowed down on Kanda Bhajiya a whopping 17909 times.

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Where was it consumed the most?

Hungry much? These cities certainly are! Mumbai, Pune, Indore, Bengaluru, Lucknow are the top 5 cities gobbling up Kanda Bhajiya like there's no tomorrow.

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When was it eaten the most?

When it comes to Kanda Bhajiya, our users are head over heels in july, but the interest cools down in february.

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Who preferred this food the most?

It's official: Kanda Bhajiya is the food of choice for 28-30 male, with people of >40 BMI also on board.

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