Malabar Unnakkai

A popular tea time snack

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Malabar Unnakkai

A popular tea time snack

Category : Snacks, Pure-Vegetarian

By Mia Varghese

Published On: 30 Apr 2010

Rating: 3
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1 Hour
Served : 4
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Step 1

Steam the bananas. Cool and remove black pith.

Step 2

Mash the bananas well and add 1 tbsp of sugar. Mix well and keep aside.

Step 3

Take a pan and pour ghee. Heat the ghee and fry cashew nuts and raisins.

Step 4

Add remaining sugar. When sugar melts, add beaten egg and cardamom powder. Leave the filling batter to cool.

Step 5

Make lime sized balls with the mashed banana.

Step 6

Take each ball and flatten with your palm. Put the filling and roll into round shapes.

Step 7

Take a pan and pour sufficient oil for frying. Heat the oil and deep fry the entire unnakkai until golden in color.

Step 8

Malabar unnakkai, a tea time snack is ready and serve hot.

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