Fresh homemade Masavadi

Spicy Dish Masavadi

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It was Diwali a festival of lights, gifts, and especially tasty yummy food. Besan ladoo, Pohe Chivda, Karanjee generally made. This time I was willing to prepare for my kids something chatpatta, spicy and healthy. Remising the memories of my child hood were my Grand ma prepared her spicy Besan Patties – Masavadi was just so delicious. Maa hungry serve something fast- A loud voice of my son, I quickly come back to reality and head towards the kitchen gathering all the ingredients and starting the preparation

Essentials for the filling of the patties:

  • Garam masala – ½ tsp
  • Finely chopped onion – 1
  • Finely chopped Garlic cloves – 5
  • Sesame seeds –  2 tbsp
  • Dry coconut – ¼ cup
  • Poppy seeds – 2 tsp
  • Powders
  • Red chili – 1tsp
  • Turmeric ¼ tsp
  • Hing- 1/8 tsp
  • Green chilies -2

For outer coating

    • Besan Flour – 1 cup
    • Oil 2tsp
    • Garlic paste 2tsp
    • Salt for taste
    • Cumin Seeds 1 tsp
Ingredients Of Masavadi

Ingredients Of Masavadi


  1. Dry roast Sesame seeds – 2 tbsp, Dry coconut – ¼ cup, Poppy seeds – 2 tsp let them cool down and grind it into a fine powder.
  2. Take a pan; pour oil, turmeric, hing, onion and garlic cooking it until onion turns brown.
  3. Mix this with the powder and grind it once.
  4. Take a pan; add oil, turmeric ¼ tsp., Garlic paste 2tsp, cumin seeds. Pour 1-cup water as garlic is cooked.
  5. Let one boil come, then after a boil add 1-cup Besan flour and keep whisking firmly to avoid lumps.
  6. Turn gas flame to medium and cover the pan with lid allowing the batter to steam for 5-8 mins.
  7. Once dough is cooked, let it become warm and then start kneading until soft.
  8. Use an oil greased plastic sheet, spread the dough equally levelled over it and add the stuffing.
  9. Once stuffing added, start rolling – ensure it is enclosed from all sides.

Once roll was ready, had cut it into 1-inch piece and served with spicy gravy to my kids for lunch making their Diwali meal healthy and unique.


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