Sabudana is quite the popular ingredient during the festive season. Occasions like Navratri have many Indians on vrat, and while observing the religious fast, Indians have dietary restrictions that don't allow them to eat normal food. This is where sabudana comes to the rescue! Sabudana, also known as sago pearls, is a vrat-friendly option that can be consumed in almost every way possible. People make kheer, vades and even paratha using sabudana! While many sabudana recipes are vrat-friendly, they can also be consumed as a normal snack as they are very delicious. Our love for sabudana has helped us find delicious snack recipes we can make using sabudana that will go well with tea.
Here're 5 Sabudana Snack Recipes You Must Try:
1. Sabudana Vada - Our Recommendation
The classic sabudana snack, crispy and crunchy vada is made of boiled potatoes and soaked sabudana! Whether you are on a fast or craving a teatime snack, sabudana vada is perfect for almost all occasions. You can enjoy these sabudana vadas with hari chutney or ketchup.
2. Sabudana Khichdi
Another classic vrat delicacy, sabudana khichdi is masaledaar and delicious! You can enjoy this khichdi as a quick snack. Just toss together whole spices, boiled potatoes and soaked sabudana and the vrat-special khichdi is ready.
If you are bored of snacking on potato chips, then we have found the ideal chips recipe for you to munch on! You can also snack on this during your religious fast, but just tweak the recipe by replacing the salt with sendha namak.
4. Sabudana Bonda
Crispy and delicious, these bondas are also vrat-friendly! Let the sabudana soak in buttermilk and spices and combine it with rice flour to form round bondas. These sabudana bondas can be enjoyed as a teatime snack too.
5. Sabudana Papad
If you are a big fan of papads, then this sabudana papad will become your go-to snack for the evening munchies. This papad will require at least a day to dry up. So you need to prepare it beforehand and store it so that you can fry it whenever you like.
Try out these sabudana snacks and tell us which one is your favourite in the comments section below!