Menu
Lifestyle

RECIPE: Fry me to the moon

Spinach and amaranth leaf pakora fritters.
Spinach and amaranth leaf pakora fritters. Contributed

Spinach and amaranth leaf pakora fritters

Serves: 3-4 persons

INGREDIENTS: 2 cups of baby spinach or silver beet leaves, roughly chopped

2 cups of amaranth leaves and 1 cup of amaranth seed pods

1 onion, finely sliced

2 green chillies, deseeded and finely sliced

1 cup of chickpea flour

2 tbs rice flour

½ tsp ground cumin

½ tsp ground coriander

½ tsp ground cumin

Salt and pepper to taste

oil for deep frying

Yogurt to serve

METHOD: Combined the chopped leaves with the sliced onion, the pods, chillies, spices, chickpea flour, rice flour, and seasoning.

Mix all the dried ingredients together.

Add in enough water to make a dry batter just so the ingredients stick together but don't over mix.

Heat oil in a pan for deep frying.

Drop spoonfuls of the mixture into the oil and fry until golden on both sides.

Rest on paper towel for a couple of minutes before serving with yogurt and a squeeze of lemon.

More at www.dominiquerizzo.com.au

Spinach and amaranth leaf pakora fritters.
Spinach and amaranth leaf pakora fritters. Contributed

Topics:  dominique rizzo easy eating indian pakora recipe


Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Footy dad: I can hold my head high

Geoffrey Whittaker says it's 'awesome' to see justice served after enduring a trial this week. He was found not guilty of assault.

'I'm glad I'm not the one that looks like the idiot any more'

Footy fight: Coach accused of spiteful, 'vicious' act

Geoffrey James Whittaker, who has pleaded not guilty to assault charges at a football carnival.

'Sometimes it's appropriate to defend oneself by striking first'

Dad 'head-butted' footy coach during kids' rugby carnival

Geoffrey Whittaker has pleaded not guilty two assault charges. The offences are alleged to have occurred during a children's football carnival in 2016.

Geoffrey James Whittaker pleads not guilty to two assault charges

Local Partners