Fried peanuts or ground nuts recipe - As the name suggests, fried peanuts is an Indian deep fried snack which can be served with tea, coffee or cold drink at any time of the day. Summer vacation for school has already started. To meet the increased demand from kids for ice creams, cold drinks and snacks, busy moms are looking forward for some easy snacks recipes. This is a munching snack for kids while watching television or reading books. If you are a busy mother and want to make some easy and tasty snacks to munch, this is an ideal snack. The whole process of preparation and frying takes very less time. The reuse of oil used for deep frying is not recommended. Hence, its better to use limited oil for frying and fry the peanuts in batches.
Frying time 25 minutes
1 cup peanuts / ground nuts / shenga
1/2 cup gram flour / besan
1/4 tsp carom seeds / ajwain
1 ½ tsp chilli powder
1/4 tsp + a generous pinch of salt
4 tbsp water
2 cups oil
Fried peanuts recipe with step by step pictures
Handpick the peanuts and set aside.
Remove the fried peanuts onto an absorbent paper. When cools, store in an airtight container.
Serve fried peanuts with hot tea, coffee or choice of your cold drink.