Monday, November 07, 2011

Urad Dal Murukku / Traditional Indian Savory Snack

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Urad Dal Murukku:

Today, I am going to share one of the amazing festive snack, Urad dal murukku recipe.  This is one of the snacks, which always get vanished in a day, no matter in how large quantity it is made. 

This traditional savory snack is prepared with urad dal, rice flour and butter,  during festivals like Diwali and Krishna Jayanti. Its also enjoyed throughout the year...!!

Here is the easy & tasty to make snack recipe, and I am sure your family is going to enjoy it very much.:)


Check out the Diwali Sweets & Savories recipes here.

Ingredients:
  • Urad dal                        - 1 cup
  • Rice flour                      - 2 ½ cup
  • Red chilly pwd              -  2 tsp
  • Cumin                           - ½ tsp
  • Hing                             - ¼ tsp
  • Butter                           - 2 tbsp
  • Sesame seeds              - 3 to 4 tsbsp
  • Oil to fry
  • Salt to taste
Method
  1. Wash and soak urad dal for 1 hour.
  2. Drain water completely.
  3. Grind it to fluffy batter by sprinkling little water.
  4. Transfer to a bowl.
  5. Add salt, red chilly pwd, cumin, sesame, hing, butter and rice flour.
  6. Combine well to thick dough consistency.
  7. Heat oil in a pan.
  8. Fill small portion of the dough into murukku mould.
  9. Once the oil is hot,  press the  murukku directly in hot oil in form of circles.
  10. Keep the flame in medium.
  11. Deep fry  the murukku to golden.
  12. Make sure, it gets cooked evenly on both sides, flip over accordingly.
  13. Drain in a kitchen tissue.
  14. Allow to cool and store it in air tight containers.
  1. Yummy and healthy urad dal murukku ready to munch with lipsmacking sweets combo

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58 comments:

  1. So crisp n perfect they look!
    USMasala

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  2. I love muruk in all versions

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  3. This crispy treat looks yummy, Jay!

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  4. Murukku looks crispy and delicious

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  5. Wow!!! another lovely recipe of tasty crispy murukkus.Thanks a lot for sharing this recipe.

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  6. Oh murukku was my favourite. During school days would buy them together with vade a few times in a month. Lately because of the fear of cracking my molars, abstain from eating them unless I can get softer ones haha.

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  7. Crisp and healthy Murukku.A perfect teatime snack.Luv it.

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  8. This is my all time favorite,such a flavorful one :)

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  9. Tq for your loving comments..;)
    keep visiting n have a wonderful day..

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  10. Love this version a lot Jay.

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  11. My all time favourite thenzhol, that's what I call it...., Mmm and athirasam is other favourite tool, you can pass the plate to me I would be happy to munch on them in this cold weather

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  12. crispy and addictive snack.nicely done Jay

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  13. Mmmm...these look very tempting..

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  14. crisp n yummy Murukku. Perfect snack :)

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  15. Sounds and looks yummy. Thanks for sharing.

    Lets have some fun. Take the test Your Snacks Personality and find out which of these snacks do you prefer? I have taken the test and enjoyed a lot. Hope you too will enjoy it. Have Fun!!

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  16. Thanks for visiting my site and was kind of you to leave a comment. you own a wonderful space..:) Murukkus are my all time favorites..these looks wonderful :)

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  17. Love murukku, in fact I'm munching on some right now! Will have to try your version! Thanks for sharing!

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  18. Crispy n delicious!!fav tea time snack..

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  19. Crispy and yummy snack..love it

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  20. I can bet this gets over in no time-It is such a perfect snack to enjoy with tea:)!!!

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  21. yummy yummy..Delicious..

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  22. They look so crunchy & perfect anytime snack.....Bookmarked.

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  23. How not to drool over this snack which is a must for our festive.

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  24. My all time favourite murukku, makes me nostalgic..

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  25. perfect evening time snack...

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  26. I've had this at a friend's house when she invited me to their diwali celebration---yum!

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  27. Wow they looks super irresistible, fantastic..

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  28. Lovely platter sounds very fabulous…

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  29. Looks so crispy delicious

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  30. Muruku is simply the best snack for me. I love it.

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  31. Yummy snack! My daughter loves it!

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  32. What a mouthwatering snack!xxx

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  33. I've never tried this before, but I can tell by the photos that these snack would disappear quickly. They look great!

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  34. Did you make the adhirasam too? Wow!

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  35. That is a fun looking snack!

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  36. I loved this snack even when I was not on gluten free diet.Thanks for sharing. you are a great cook.

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  37. Murukkus look tempting with hot coffee!

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  38. Crispy and crunchy murukku.

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  39. Murukku looks lovely - golden and crisp.

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  40. Thanks for dropping by my blog. You have a nice space here. I would love for you to submit a vegetarian Indian recipe for my November event.

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  41. Its crispy and perfect!Love it

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