Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi | How to make Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi

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About Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi

In North India,when the bride enters her husband’s home after marriage,it is a big occasion with multiple family members,friends and neighbours coming to see the bride and asking her multiple questions about herself,her family and her likes and dislikes.One very crucial question which concerns the elder women population among family,friends and neighbours is whether the bride could cook and if yes then how well!Here is where she is initiated into the family kitchen to show off her prowess! This ritual has been shown in numerous Hindi movies (Humraaz -2003 for instance) where the bride makes something for the family.Indians prefer something sweet for a start and so the preference is a dessert of her choice.However this recipe is preferred mainly because its easy to make,delicious to eat without messy hands,is a traditional recipe of the North Indian region and is loved by everyone with some lovely homemade pickle.The assortment of pickles for this delicious snack very from Mango,Lemon and Red Chili including pickles made from traditional fruits and produce like Glutinous Fruit(Bora),Keronda(Biological name – Carissa Carandas) and plain green chilli pickles. Personally I love Gulgula Pua with homemade Lemon Pickle.

Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi, a succulent delicacy which is famous all over the world. Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the overflow of flavours, Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Amrita Iyer is the perfect one to try at home for your family. It's a get together at home and you realise that you want to make a Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi, just the perfect situation when you realise that you need to know how to make the perfect Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi. So, at that time you can try out this delicious recipe by Amrita Iyer. The recipe of Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodiis very simple and can be made in restaurant style using a few ingredients. The time taken while preparing Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi is 30 minute. This recipe of Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi is perfect to serve 6. Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or night party at home. And do remember that be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love it. So do try it next time!

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time30mins
  • Serves6People
Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi

Ingredients to make Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi

  • 2 cups whole wheat flour(atta)
  • 1 tbsp fennel seeds(saunf) crushed coarsely
  • 1 cup plus 3 tbsp milk
  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp Cardamom Powder(optional)
  • Oil/Ghee to fry

How to make Gulgula Pua/Meethi Pakodi

  1. Mix the sugar in the milk and mix well with an egg whisk till sugar is completely dissolved.
  2. Sift flour and add cardamom powder(if using).Start mixing the milk and keep on whisking till you get a very thick batter (much like a fruit cake batter) which does not drop easily.
  3. Medium to thin batter will not make perfect Gurgle shapes and will fall flat while frying.
  4. Heat oil in a non stick pan and when hot enough,drop spoonfuls of batter into the oil.Deep fry on medium heat till brown in color.Serve hot or at room temperature.
My Tip: Can be kept for a day without spoiling and is perfect for trips,picnics and long travelling tours!

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Amrita Iyera year ago
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Vineeta Ezraa year ago
u also can add grated coconut(not fresh one) in the batter to enhance its taste.
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amala amua year ago
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