Besan bora posto Recipe

Besan Bora Posto is a traditional Bengali dish made with gram flour (besan), poppy seeds (posto), and spices. These deep-fried fritters have a crispy exterior and a soft, flavorful interior. The combination of besan and posto creates a unique and delicious taste. It is often served as a snack or appetizer during festivals or special occasions.

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Ingredients for Besan bora posto Recipe

  • 1/4 cup Gram Flour
  • 1/2 tablespoon Poppy Seeds
  • 1/4 Onion, Finely Chopped
  • 1/2 Green Chilies, Finely Chopped
  • 1/4 teaspoon Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 0.13 teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  • 0.13 teaspoon Red Chili Powder
  • As required Salt To Taste
  • as per your need Water As Needed
  • as required Oil For Frying

Directions: Besan Bora Posto Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a mixing bowl, combine besan, posto, chopped onions, green chilies, ginger-garlic paste, turmeric powder, red chili powder, and salt.
  • STEP 2.Add water gradually and mix well to form a thick batter.
  • STEP 3.Heat oil in a deep pan for frying.
  • STEP 4.Drop spoonfuls of the batter into the hot oil and fry until golden brown and crispy.
  • STEP 5.Remove the fritters from the oil and drain excess oil on a paper towel.
  • STEP 6.Serve hot with chutney or sauce.

Cooking Tips

  • Make sure the batter is thick enough to hold its shape when dropped into the oil.
  • You can add finely chopped coriander leaves for extra flavor.
  • Adjust the spice level according to your preference.
  • Serve the fritters immediately for the best taste and texture.

Storage and Serving

  • Besan Bora Posto is best enjoyed fresh and hot.
  • If you have leftovers, store them in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
  • Reheat the fritters in a preheated oven or toaster oven to regain their crispiness.
  • Serve as a snack or appetizer with mint chutney or tomato ketchup.
Nutrition
value
331
calories per serving
14 g Fat18 g Protein31 g Carbs16 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    14g
  • Protein
    18g
  • Carbs
    31g
  • Fiber
    16g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    31g
  • Protein
    18g
  • Fiber
    16g

Fats

  • Fat
    14g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    600mg
  • Iron
    7mg
  • Vitamin A
    837mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    1mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    239mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    0mcg
  • Vitamin C
    22mg
  • Vitamin E
    < 1mg
  • Copper
    1mcg
  • Magnesium
    233mg
  • Manganese
    3mg
  • Phosphorus
    456mg
  • Selenium
    9mcg
  • Zinc
    4mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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