Barley Vadai | How to make Barley Vadai

By Saras Viswam  |  11th Oct 2016  |  
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About Barley Vadai Recipe

Although barley may not be as popular as other whole grains like oats, wheat, or even grain-of-the-moment quinoa, barley has some impressive health benefits. A very high fiber content, vitamins and minerals, antioxidants, heart health and diabetes protection are just some of the barley nutrition benefits that make it one of the best whole grain choices. With this high fiber barley I have prepared some vadas to make this navaratri festival season healthy. Try this out and give your feed back.

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Barley Vadai

Ingredients to make Barley Vadai

  • barley – 1 cup
  • potatoes – 2, boiled, mashed
  • gram flour – 2 tbsps
  • Rice flour - 2 tbsps
  • Corn flour - 2 tbsp
  • ginger – a small piece, peeled, chopped
  • green chillies – 4 nos
  • coriander Leaves - 2 tbsps
  • oil - for deep frying
  • salt - as per taste

How to make Barley Vadai

  1. Soak the barley for 8 hours and pressure cook till one whistle.
  2. Drain excess water from barley.
  3. Heat a pan over medium flame adding one tbsp of oil.
  4. Add the cooked barley, ginger and green chillies.
  5. Saute for 3 to 4 minutes or till moisture is absorbed from cooked barley.
  6. Add the gram flour, rice flour and corn flour and stir for 2 minutes.
  7. Remove from flame and then grind together in a mixie.
  8. Add salt, coriander leaves, and mix well.
  9. Shape them into small-medium balls and flatten them on your palms.
  10. Heat oil in a deep frying pan. Fry the prepared vadais till golden brown and remove from flame.
  11. Drain excess oil.
  12. Yummy crispy barley vadais are ready to serve.
  13. Serve hot with sauce or any chutney.

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