Jhaal Muri

By Priya Suresh  |  19th Feb 2016  |  
4.7 from 2 reviews Rate It!
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About Jhaal Muri Recipe

Jhaal muri is quite a famous street food of Kolkata, this spicy puffed rice is the most favourite street snack of many especially among the Bengalis. This street food is very much like bhel, an another popular mumbai street food.

Jhaal Muri, a marvellous creation to spice up your day. Jhaal Muri is one dish that no matter how much the stomach might be full, you just can't stop yourself from having a bite. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma absolutely is just mouth-watering. The aroma which arises while cookingJhaal Muri is just too tempting. This amazing recipe is provided by Priya Suresh. Be it kids or adults, no one can get away from this delicious dish. How to make Jhaal Muri is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, the answer to this question is the simple yet exotic recipe by of Jhaal Muriby Priya Suresh. This recipe can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in this recipe just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Jhaal Muri is just the appropriate recipe to serve as many as 3. The cooking time for this delicacy is not much. So, the next time you have a get together or a night party at home, don't forget to check and try out this recipe. It's that one delicacy that everyone's definitely going to love it!

Jhaal Muri

Ingredients to make Jhaal Muri

  • 4cups Puffed rice
  • 1/4cup Sev
  • 1/4cup Roasted peanuts
  • 1/2cup Boiled potatoes (boiled & cut as small pieces)
  • 1/2cup tomato (finely chopped)
  • 1/2cup cucumber (chopped finely)
  • 2tbsp Green chutney
  • 1/4cup tamarind paste
  • 4tsp mustard oil
  • Spicemix:
  • 4tsp Roasted cumin seeds powder
  • 1tsp salt
  • 1tsp Black salt
  • 1tsp mango powder
  • 1tsp red chilly powder
  • 1/2tsp Garam masala powder

How to make Jhaal Muri

  1. Combine all the dry spices together. Set aside. Dry roast the puffed rice on slow flame for about 3 minutes. Set aside.
  2. Before serving, add the peanuts, sev, tomato, potato, cucumber, tamarind paste,green chutney, mustard oil and enough spice mix to the roasted puffed rice. Toss them and serve immediately.

Reviews for Jhaal Muri (2)


Low calorie Tasty and Quick food. To be consumed immediately. A dash of mango pickle may be added to spritz it up.

Sharmila Neogi4 years ago

I will try it