Tuesday, August 5, 2014

MASALA PEANUTS( Microwave method)


INGREDIENTS::
Peanuts                                  1 cup
Besan                                    1/3 cup
Red chilly powder                  1/2 tsp
Garam masala                        1/2 tsp
Chat masala                           1/2 tsp

Coriander powder                 1/2 tsp
Mango powder                      1/2 tsp
Baking soda                           2 pinches
Asefotida                               pinch
Salt                                        3/4 tsp(approx)
Water                                    2-3 tblsp
Oil                                         1 tsp(optional)

PROCEDURE::
1)Now add water to the peanuts. The water should be more than the level of peanuts.
We need not soak the peanuts but we just have to make them wet. So strain them immediately.
2)Now  strain the water from the peanuts and keep aside.

3) Take a bowl and then mix all the ingredients except chat masala properly.

4)Now add the peanuts to the gram flour mixture. It should be coated well to the peanuts.
5)Sprinkle 2-3 tsp of water and mix well.
6)Add  oil to them . We can avoid oil it is optional.

7)Spread them on the microwave safe tray and microwave it for 4 minutes.
8)Take them out of microwave and separate the peanuts.
9)Again microwave it for 1 minute. Take out .
Check the crispness . If we wish to have still crisper peanuts again microwave for 1 minute.

10)Once done finally sprinkle chaat masala on it.

 Once done let it stand for 5 minutes and they eat it.