After preparing all the sweet goodies I wanted to prepare something crispy today.So on right time Amma arrived with this recipe which she found in Graha Shobha magazine and when she told me the recipe it sounded very easy and I thought of giving it a try.And immediately I started my job.Now the confusion was which blade to use,there were 2 similar ones,I tested both the blades and I finalized with the thinner blade.And my ribbons were indeed ribbons or bows.I remembered my school days when we used to wear ribbons on our braided hair.This recipe became a super hit at our place and believe me it is very easy to prepare.I also served my guests who visited us and they simply loved it.So here I present before you'll,on the third day of Diwali,crunchy,crispy and beautiful Crispy Ribbons,Have a safe Diwali all!
flour(Uri kadle dali)-1 cup(powdered finely)
Water- as much as needed to
knead the dough
- Sieve rice
flour,besan and fried gram flour(powdered).
- Mix it
with chilly powder,hing,salt,thil and add water as much as much as needed and
prepare a soft dough like chapati.
- Add melted
butter and again knead it for sometime.
- Apply ghee
to your palms and knead it again.
- Fill the
dough in the Farsan maker(kitchen press) which we make chaklis using a ribbon
- Heat the
oil in a deep frying pan.
- Press out
the dough like long ribbons directly into the oil carefully.
- Fry it
on both the sides on medium flame until brown in color and crisp and light.
- Store it
in an airtight container.
- My Notes:
- I used
my right hand to press the dough and left hand to separate and drop the ribbons in
the ribbons in the hot oil just close as much as you can handle.
- I used Maruthi kitchen press.