Waffled Falafel | How to make Waffled Falafel

By Aarti Sharma  |  27th Apr 2017  |  
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Waffled Falafelby Aarti Sharma
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About Waffled Falafel Recipe

Basically, Falafel is a deep fried ball that is made from chickpeas and spices. Falafel is very popular in the Middle East as a fast food. I gave a twist to the to the Falafel by making it in waffled form, which is healthy as it is not deep fried and requires very less oil (just for greasing the waffle iron)

Waffled Falafel, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Waffled Falafel by Aarti Sharma will definitely help you in its preparation. The Waffled Falafel can be prepared within 30 minutes. The time taken for cooking Waffled Falafel is 30 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 5 people. The recipe details out how to make Waffled Falafel step by step. The detailed explanation makes Waffled Falafel so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Waffled Falafel can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Waffled Falafel from BetterButter.

Waffled Falafel

Ingredients to make Waffled Falafel

  • 1 Cup, chickpeas (Washed and soaked in enough water overnight and boiled)
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves of Garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 ½ tbsp fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1 tbsp, fresh coriander leaves, chopped
  • 1 tsp, cumin seeds
  • 2 to 3 tbsp, multigrain flour or all purpose flour
  • 2, green chillies, chopped
  • salt, to taste
  • Black pepper powder, to taste
  • butter, for greasing
  • Diced red bell pepper, tomatoes, carrots, lettuce and cucumber – for serving

How to make Waffled Falafel

  1. Drain the excess water from the boiled chickpeas and allow it to cool down.
  2. Blend boiled chickpeas, garlic, onion, parsley, coriander leaves, cumin seeds, salt, black pepper powder, green chillies and flour together into coarse mixture.
  3. Transfer the mixture into a bowl. Cover it with the lid and keep it in the refrigerator for 1 to 2 hours.
  4. Grease waffle iron with butter. Flatten the falafel ball lightly and put it on the preheated waffle iron.
  5. Cover and cook it for 5 minutes or until it turn golden in colour.
  6. Repeat the process for making more waffled falafel.
  7. Take a serving plate and arrange vegetables over it.
  8. Now put waffled falafel over it and serve with hummus or with any other dipping sauce.

Reviews for Waffled Falafel (2)

Shashi Bhargavaa year ago

looks very delicious

Manisha Shuklaa year ago

Very innovative. Liked it.

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