Murukulu | Janthikalu

Murukulu | Janthikalu is a traditional indian snack which is favorite to my whole family prepared with rice flour, gram flour and other spices. We have this crunchy and delicious snack in the evenings with a cup of tea|coffee.
Happy Diwali to my Family, Friends and all my Readers ...........
Cooking Time 1 - 1½ hour
Serves 8-10 Persons


Ingredients:
Rice flour
2 Cups
Gram flour (Besan)
½  Cup
Vaamu (ajwain)
1 Tbsp
Sesame Seeds
2 Tbsps
Red chilli pwd
½ Tbsp
Butter/Ghee
2 Tbsps
Salt
To Taste
Oil
For Deep Frying
Process:
  • Mix rice flour, besan, sesame seeds, vaamu, red chilli pwd and salt together. Add the melted ghee and mix.
  • Add lukewarm water slowly to make soft dough. (like chapathi dough)
  • Heat the oil for deep frying. Fill the murukulu presser and press into the oil into round circles.
  • Deep fry until golden brown color.
  • Remove them after frying on to an absorbent paper.
  • When they are cooled, store them in air tight container.
Sending some of my entries (Murukulu, Carrot Halwa and Ravva Kesari) to " CC-Festival Food" event hosted by sravani ......

32 comments:

  1. This looks really delicious..I should try this as soon as possible.thanks for the recipe dear..Following your blog straight away..If you have time Check out my blog too..

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  2. Happy Diwali to you! Yummy & crunchy snack, very nice color.

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  3. Hi this Besan Murukku luks crispy and crunchy.Nice Teatime Snack.Luv it.

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  4. yummy & tasty snack for any time....this looks perfect too...

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  5. Wow,its my favourite spicy muruku looks perfect.congrats for ur recipe published in e-book

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  6. Crispy fried murukkulu..lovely presentation!

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  7. adding ajwain sounds interesting. nicely done

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  8. Wow Looks superb! Advances Diwali wishes to you and your family.

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  9. crispy n yummy murukku...wishing you n your family a very happy diwali :)

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  10. our family favorite...looks perfect

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  11. Looks very yummy & crispy......trying this for Diwali.....Thanks for sharing.

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  12. Spicy and crispy murukku..tempting snack

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  13. wow, they have come out so well. That reminds me that I need to make some too :)

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  14. wow superb, perfectly made.

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  15. So crisp and nice munching snack !!

    Ongoing Event - Festive Food

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  16. Murukku looks crispy, crunchy, perfect, yummy and tempting. I love it very much and can have it any time.

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  17. hi kalyani - the muruku looks so appetizing, an excellent snack.
    i always buy this ready made from the snack shop, but they are not spicy enough, yours is just fine

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  18. Thanks for motivating comment kalyani. Your murukku is crispy and yummyy..

    Cheers,
    Uma
    My Kitchen Experiments

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  19. I used to have this so much when I was a kid, they look perfect n crispy dear..

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  20. That looks beautiful and delicious:)

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  21. Murukku looks awesome... enjoyed my time going through your fabulous recipes... glad to follow you... do visit my blog if you find time...

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  22. this is another must try crunchy munchy murukku for me ...thanks for the perfect version kalyani..;)
    Tasty Appetite

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  23. Crispy n crunchy snack i can eat for countless with onion pickle....hmmm....

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  24. U made me drooolllllllllllll :)

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  25. i love murukku a lot. great snack item. u have nice space too....

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  26. Wowwww... Janthikalu chala bagunnayi.. Awesome clicks too.. You have a wonderful space here.. Happy to follow your blog :)
    Indian Cuisine

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  27. This is our favorite childhood snack, Janthikallu is a classical traditional savory snack. Awesome blog Kalyani, Thanks for sharing this with us. I was lost in my childhood days.

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