Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos)

popular malabar snack

Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos)

popular malabar snack

Category : Snacks, Pure-Vegetarian

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By Lakshmi Ram Nair

Published On: 14 Dec 2013

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20 Minutes
Served : 5
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Ingredients

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Step 1 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 1

Steam cook the bananas.

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Step 2 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 2

Peel and grind it finely. Keep it aside.

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Step 3 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 3

Heat ghee in a pan and sauté raisins,coconut and sugar in it till the coconut turns light brown in colour.

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Step 4 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 4

Add cardamom and take it from flame.

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Step 5 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 5

Now take a lemon sized ball from the grinded bananas.

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Step 6 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 6

Press it finely on your hand, or a flat, clean and greased surface.

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Step 7 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 7

Take a spoon full of the coconut mixture and place it on the pressed banana.

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Step 8 Unnakaaya (Step By Step Photos) Recipe

Step 8

Fold it slowly in your hands and shape it well.

Step 9

Repeat the same for the remaining banana and coconut.

Step 10

Heat oil in a kadai and fry the unnakayas in it till brown in colour.

Step 11

Serve it as an evening snack or during breaking fast.

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