Aromatic Fritters / Omavalli Bajji / Cuban Oregano Frittersby sharanya palanisshami

Aromatic Fritters / Omavalli Bajji / Cuban Oregano Frittersby sharanya palanisshami
  • Aromatic Fritters / Omavalli Bajji / Cuban Oregano Fritters | How To Make Aromatic Fritters / Omavalli Bajji / Cuban Oregano Fritters (28 likes)

  • By sharanya palanisshami|
    Last updated on Feb 24th

How To Make Aromatic Fritters / Omavalli Bajji / Cuban Oregano Fritters

Omavalli leaves are the medicinal plant used as a remedy for cold and cough and aids in digestion too

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time10mins
  • Serves6People

Ingredients to make Aromatic Fritters / Omavalli Bajji / Cuban Oregano Fritters

  • Oregano / Karpooravali leaves – 15 – 20
  • Besan (chickpea flour) – 1 cup
  • Rice flour – 1/2 cup
  • Chilli powder – 1 tsp
  • Asafoetida (Hing) a pinch
  • Baking soda – a pinch (optional)
  • Oil for frying
  • Salt to taste

Steps to make Aromatic Fritters / Omavalli Bajji / Cuban Oregano Fritters

  1. Use freshly plucked leaves. Wash under running water.
  2. In a bowl mix besan flour, rice flour, salt, chilli powder,asafoetida and mix well. If using baking soda add at this stage.
  3. Add required water to make batter to bajji batter consistency.
  4. Heat oil in a kadai , dip each leaf in the batter and fry till golden brown.
  5. Aromatic fritters is ready to serve.
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    Nida Saleem 3 months ago

    My mom used to prepare this.... nostalgic....

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    sharanya palanisshami 7 months ago

    It is a common plant in many households as it is used in treating cold in babies. I don't think they sell these leaves in shops. You can get a sapling from nursery and plant your own......

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    Meenakshi Pal 7 months ago

    omavalli from where we can get?

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    sharanya palanisshami a year ago

    Adding rice flour gives crispness to bajji..... I didn't try with corn flour......

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    Rathy V a year ago

    different one!!

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    Sheeni Singh a year ago

    Wow..really unique ingredient for fritters :D Also can we add cornflour instead of rice flour?

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