Jul 25, 2012

Stuffed Mushroom Bajji/bonda

Long back I have seen this recipe in a TV Show. In that show they stuffed Mushroom with potato curry. I tried that many times but some how i think that filling heavy. So i tried with mixed vegetable curry from that i keep on changing the filling for this bajjis. Once i tried with crumbled paneer and spinach, that taste really great. For todays post i really wanted to make that spinach and paneer stuffing, I did not get spinach so I changed it to capsicum and corn. This combination also taste great. This is one of my favorite snack because they are juicy and flavorfull in side and besan and mushroom gives a nuty flavor to the outer layer. If you make with potato filling that will not give a juicy texture in side and you do not get any crunchy texture in the filling.
                                       Take care when you dip stuffed mushrooms in the chickpea flour mixture. Make sure that batter should coated all over the stuffed mushroom . Otherwise the fill may come out and spoil the oil. When you add salt to the chick pea batter keep in mind that we ass salt in the filling also.Ok lets check the recipe....
stuffed mushroom bajji INGREDIENTS:--
Mushrooms  --- 10
Besan (chick pea flour) --- 1 cup
Carom seeds (ajwain, vamu) --- 1 tea sp
Salt  ---- 1/4 tea sp
Red chilli powder --- 1/2 tea sp
Water  ----  1/4 cup to 1/2 cup
FOR FILLING:----
Oil ---- 1 tab sp
Capsicum  ---- 1/2 cup chopped
Corn kernels  --- 1/4 cup
Onion ----- 1 small finely choped
Green chutney (what we use for chat)  --- 1 tab sp
Cumin seeds  --- 1/2 tea sp
Ginger garlic paste  --- 1/4 tea sp
Salt  to taste
Oil for deep frying
1. Rinse mushrooms in running water and wipe with a kitchen towel, remove the stem  and set a side.
2. Heat  one tab sp oil in a pan add cumin seeds let them fry for a while then add choped onion and fry for 2 minutes.
3. Now add choped capsicum, ginger garlic paste mix well and cooke for 2 minutes then add cornkernels, green chutney, salt to taste mix well and cook for 2 more minutes.
Remove from heat and set a side.
4. Now mix a batter with chick pea flour, red chilli powder, carom seeds, salt and water.
This batter should be little thick the regular bajji bater hummm should be like a cake batter consistency.
5. Heat oil  in a deep frying pan.

6. Fill the vegetable mixture in mushroom.

7. Keep a tea sp full vegetable mixture in the mushrom hole and pres lightly with a spoon. So that the filling go in side the mushroom properly.
8. Now dip this stuffed mushroom  in the chick pea batter. Make sure that the batter should cover all over the stuffed mushroom.
9. Slowly drop this stuffed mushroom in to the hot oil and fry till they turn in to golden color.
Serve hot with Green chutney and tomato ketchup
This is my second recipe with the theme of Stuffed dishes for blogging marathon 18 th edition at Vallis spice your life lets check blogging marathon page

16 comments:

kitchen queen said...

awesome tempting and very innovative bonda.

PT said...

very innovative.. looks delicious..

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Looks good

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Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

The mushroom bonda looks really tasty and mouth-watering...

sushma said...

Wow simply awesome

Sangeetha Nambi said...

real tempting, splendid dish...
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Chef Mireille said...

unique bajji

Srivalli Jetti said...

Looks very interesting Padma, sad I don't eat mushroom!

Kalpana Sareesh said...

wonderful stuffing..

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Amazing idea, wish I could have some :)

Abhilash Pillai said...

Hai Rekha,

The bonda looks really delicious.
I tried aloo kofta by Sushma few weeks ago and it come to be really tasty.

This time let me try your recipe.

Thanks for sharing it.

Regards,
Abhi

vaishali sabnani said...

very interesting..will make these for my son who is a mushroom fan...

Pooja said...

never heard of stuffed mushrooms ! Great idea. I'm definitely gonna try this

DivyaGCP said...

Awesome idea. Bajji looks very tempting..

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Priya said...

Omg, never thought of stuffed mushroom bajjis, mindblowing dish.

Harini-Jaya Rupanagudi said...

very innovative. Though I don't eat mushroom, I cook for my family and I bet they will like this!