Sama ki Tikki | How to make Sama ki Tikki

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ByAnjana Chaturvedi
Created on 29th Sep 2015
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  • 32 reviews
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  • By Anjana Chaturvedi
    Created on 29th Sep 2015

About Sama ki Tikki

Crisp and delicious patties made with barnyarn millet, potato and spices. It is also a perfect food to eat while fasting.

Sama ki Tikki, a marvellous creation to spice up your day. Sama ki Tikki is one dish that no matter how much the stomach might be full, you just can't stop yourself from having a bite. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma absolutely is just mouth-watering. The aroma which arises while cookingSama ki Tikki is just too tempting. This amazing recipe is provided by Anjana Chaturvedi. Be it kids or adults, no one can get away from this delicious dish. How to make Sama ki Tikki is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, the answer to this question is the simple yet exotic recipe by of Sama ki Tikkiby Anjana Chaturvedi. This recipe can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in this recipe just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Sama ki Tikki is just the appropriate recipe to serve as many as 5. The cooking time for this delicacy is not much. So, the next time you have a get together or a night party at home, don't forget to check and try out this recipe. It's that one delicacy that everyone's definitely going to love it!

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time25mins
  • Serves5People
Sama ki Tikki

Ingredients to make Sama ki Tikki

  • Sama/Maraiyo/Mordhan/Varai - 1/2 cup
  • Potatoes/aloo boiled - 4 (medium size)
  • Green chilies chopped - 1.5 tsp
  • Ginger/adrak chopped - 1tsp
  • Fresh coriander/dhaniya chopped- 3 tbsp(optional if fasting)
  • Pepper powder/kali mirch - 1tsp
  • Cumin seeds/jeera - 1 tsp
  • Mango powder/amchoor – 1.5 tsp
  • Salt/sendha namak to taste
  • Cooking oil/Ghee - 3 tbsp

How to make Sama ki Tikki

  1. Add sama and 1 and 1/4 cup water in the pressure cooker and cook for 3 whistles on medium heat.
  2. When the cooker cools down completely, take out the cooked sama in a bowl and mash it with a spoon. Keep aside and let it come to room temperature.
  3. Put in the rest of the ingredients, mix together with the grated potato,sama and mash it all.(the proportion of cooked sama and boiled potato mixture should be almost the same)
  4. Grease your palms and make tikki shapes from this mixture.
  5. Heat oil/ghee in a nonstick pan and shallow fry these tikkis on a medium flame till they become golden and crisp from both the sides.(avoid deep frying)
  6. Drain excess oil on a paper napkin and serve hot.
My Tip: You can also add 2 tbsp of crushed peanuts at step-3

Reviews for Sama ki Tikki (32)

Padmini Chande16 hours ago
I added soaked sabudana it truned out woh
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Hema Arora16 days ago
Wat is sama
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Purnima Nagaraja
17 hours ago
a type of millet

Shashi Gupta6 months ago
What is Sama...?
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Pratima Dhanadhya6 months ago
looks tempting,will try it.
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Prerna Verma6 months ago
Sama is bhaggar or barnyard millet in English
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Erica Menezes6 months ago
What is sama
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Shalini Gaurav Bhatnagar6 months ago
Yummyyyy....
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Neeta Patel6 months ago
It seems :yum:
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vijayalakshmi ramachandran6 months ago
Definitely going to try this.
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Kavita Jaina year ago
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Uma Vermaa year ago
very tasty
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Munira Kothiaa year ago
sama means what plz tel in hindi
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Khusum Thakur Khusum Thakura year ago
new fast recepie
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Oyendrila Bhaduri Goswamia year ago
why is Samantha..is it a kind of rice?
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Richa Ananda year ago
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Nav Preeta year ago
wht is sama
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shivani chodankara year ago
i still didn't get what is sama
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Richa Junejaa year ago
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Prajakta Nimbalkara year ago
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Suryakala Kurapatia year ago
what is sama
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Mouzzam Saina year ago
sama means samalion/sooji
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Meenakshi Guptaa year ago
tried the recipe delicious
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Meenakshi vermaa year ago
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priya bhardwaja year ago
hy could u pls tell me other name of sama bcs m nt aware those name u written up
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leena gautam
15 hours ago
may be sama are the rice we eat in fast.

shalini chawlaa year ago
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Podar Chhindwaraa year ago
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mamta ashara year ago
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Jyotsna Bawaa year ago
easy will try one of these days of fast
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Mukta Nigama year ago
bht hi acha idea h mene pahli baar pada m jaroor banaungi :-)
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Neeru Guptaa year ago
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Shalini Dubey2 years ago
These look absolutely scrumptious :D
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Ambreen Faridi2 years ago
Looks gorgeous :D can we add a liitle more chillies??
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