Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) | How to make Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style)

By Ritu Sharma  |  21st Jul 2015  |  
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  • Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style), How to make Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style)
Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style)by Ritu Sharma
  • Prep Time

    0

    mins
  • Cook Time

    20

    mins
  • Serves

    6

    People

136

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About Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) Recipe

A favourite snack among the bengalis to go along with anything; every family has its own version of Begun Bhaja.

Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) is a delicious dish which is enjoyed by the people of every age group. The recipe by Ritu Sharma teaches how to make Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) step by step in detail. This makes it easy to cook Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) in your kitchen at home. This recipe can be served to 6 people. You can find this dish at most restaurants and you can also prepare Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) at home. This amazing and mouthwatering Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) takes few minutes for the preparation and 20 minutes for cooking. The aroma of this Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) is so tempting that makes you want to eat it. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for special occasion then Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) is a good option for you. The flavour of Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) is palatable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) and impress your family and friends.

Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style)

Ingredients to make Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style)

  • 500gms Eggplant/Auberigine (Purple Colour)
  • 1.5 cup Rice flour
  • 1.5 tsps Turmeric powder
  • 1tsp Red chilli powder
  • 3-4tbsp Cooking oil
  • Salt to taste

How to make Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style)

  1. Wash and clean the eggplant thoroughly and cut them into 1-inch slice each. Keep it immersed in salt water( as it removes the bitterness if any).
  2. Mix turmeric powder, red chilli powder, salt, sugar and rice flour together in a bowl and set aside. Remove the eggplant from the water, soak it in a tissue paper and then coat it with the mixture. Make sure the mixture coats the eggplant on both sides and also that it is not runny. Let it marinate for 10mins
  3. Heat the oil smoking in a wok, fry the eggplant in batches in medium flame until it turns golden brown. Flip it once in the middle. Make sure that the eggplant does not lose it shape and that it is cooked soft.
  4. Remove the eggplant from the oil and soak the excess oil with tissue.
  5. Serve it hot, garnished with green chillies and coriander leaves with rice or roti.

Reviews for Begun Bhaja ( Fried Eggplant Bengali Style) (3)

Zeenath Amaanullaha year ago

luvly ones dea..:blush::blush:
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Suchitra Rao2 years ago

one of my favourites
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meena nath2 years ago

I love this recipe
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