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Maida Janthikalu


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Maida Janthikalu Recipe, How To Make Maida Janthikalu Recipe

Maida Janthikalu is also known as maida murukku and it’s a must have snack during festivals like Diwali. This traditional Gujarati and Marathi style chakri recipe uses maida and requires dry steaming the flour.

About Recipe

How to make Maida Janthikalu

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Prep time
5 mins
Cook time
20 mins
Total time
25 mins
Maida Janthikalu
Author : Vahchef
Main Ingredient : Maida flour
Servings : 2 persons
Published date : February 23, 2019

Ingredients used in Maida Janthikalu
• All purpose flour - 1 cup.
• Moong dal powder - 2 tablespoons.
• Ginger garlic paste - 1/2 teaspoons.
• Carom seeds - 1/2 teaspoons.
• Red chilly powder - 1 teaspoons.
• Salt - to taste.
• Water - as required.
• Oil - to fry.
  • Dry roast moong dal allow it to rest and transfer into a blender to make a smooth powder
  • Take a bowl, add all purpose flour, roasted moong dal powder, ginger garlic paste, carom seeds, red chili powder, salt mix it.
  • Add water and mix it with a wooden spoon like a dough slightly soft.
  • Take a portion and place it in 3 hole murukku press and press it in hot oil.
  • Deep fry and transfer to a plate.

Now Maida Janthikalu is ready to serve.

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Suba Devarajan Posted on Sat Mar 19 2016

hai ragini...I like all ur recipes and tried suggestion ....please do avoid all purpose flour and give healthy healthy recipes thank u?

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