Kambu is a very nutritional rich millet. We can make many different dishes using kambu. Kambu porridge is one of the conventional and healthiest porridge in village. Especially, it gives nourishment and strength for the farmers who work very hard in the farm. Now a days most of us have understood the importance of millets over the usual carbs rich ingredients like rice or wheat. So let try to use the millets in our regular diet and substitute it for rice or wheat and stay healthy. Kambu Vadai (Pearl Millet Vada / Bajri Vada) is a healthy and crispy snack. Very simple and easy to make and I m sure everyone will love this quick and easy evening snack.



Preparation and Yield:
Preparation time5 mins
Cooking Time20 mins
Yield20
Recipe CategorySnack
Recipe CuisineSouth Indian

Kambu Vadai | Pearl Millet Vada | Bajri Vada
Kambu Vadai | Pearl Millet Vada | Bajri Vada

Ingredients:
Kambu (Pearl Millet / Bajri) Flour 1.5 Cups*
Turmeric Powder1/2 Teaspoon
Red Chilli Powder1 Teaspoon
Coriander Powder1 Teaspoon
Asafoetida / Hinga Pinch
Sesame Seeds 1 Tablespoon
Curd / Yogurt1 Tablespoon
OilFor Deep Frying


* 1 Cup = 250ml
Kambu Vadai | Pearl Millet Vada | Bajri Vada
Kambu Vadai | Pearl Millet Vada | Bajri Vada

Method:
  1. In a mixing bowl, add kambu flour along with turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder, hing, sesame seeds, curd and salt and mix everything well. Also we can add curry leaves and coriander leaves to enhace the taste

  2. Add water little by little and knead it to a smooth dough

  3. Make small balls out of the dough and pat it like a vada. Heat oil in a pan for deep frying the vada

  4. Gently drop 4-5 kambu vada patties in the oil and deep fry the vada till they are crispy and becomes golden brown. Take out the crispy vada and place it in paper towel to drain excess oil

  5. Serve the delicious Kambu Vada and enjoy the dish.
  6. Kambu Vadai | Pearl Millet Vada | Bajri Vada
    Kambu Vadai | Pearl Millet Vada | Bajri Vada

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  1. Easy to make & since being a vada kids also will love it.. Healthy !

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  2. I bake it. I also add a pinch of sugar to enhance taste. This is my favorite snack.

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