Goli Bajji Recipe

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  • Recipe By: NDTV Food
  • Recipe Servings: 4
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  • Difficulty Level: Easy

About Goli Bajji Recipe: Made with flours, spiced with chillies, curry leaves and ginger, goli bajji is a light, crispy yet fluffy, and soft from inside snack from Mangalore. Enjoy these fritters the best with coconut chutney and a cup of filter coffee.

Ingredients of Goli Bajji

  • 1/2 Cup maida
  • 1 tbsp rice flour
  • A pinch of asafoetida
  • 5 tbsp buttermilk/curd
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ginger
  • 2 green chillies, chopped
  • 3 tbsp coriander leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 sprig curry leaves
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • Water (as needed)
  • Oil (to deep fry)

How to Make Goli Bajji

  • 1.In a large bowl take maida, rice flour, baking soda, a pinch of hing and salt. Mix well.
  • 2.Now add buttermilk and mix well with your hands. You can use an egg beater as well.
  • 3.Add curry leaves, green chillies, coriander leaves and ginger. Mix well making sure everything is well combined.
  • 4.Cover and rest for 3 hours for best results. After 3 hours, mix the batter again.
  • 5.Meanwhile heat oil in a wok.
  • 6.Now make small bite-sized balls from the batter.
  • 7.Drop the balls in hot oil keeping the flame on medium.
  • 8.Stir and deep-fry the balls on medium flame.
  • 9.Drain the excess oil from the goli bajjis once it turns golden brown and crisp. Serve crisp and hot with chutney of your choice.
Key Ingredients: maida, rice flour, asafoetida, buttermilk/curd, salt, ginger, green chillies, coriander leaves, curry leaves, baking soda, Water (as needed), Oil (to deep fry)