Punugulu snacks Nov 14, 2022
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These tasty fritters recipe is prepared as a Traditional food in Andhra Pradesh. Basically it is consumed as popular evening snack with a cup of masala chai or with a filter coffee.


  • 2 Cup dosa / idli Thaayar batter
  • 1 Tbsp rava
  • 1 Tbsp rice flour
  • 2 Tbsp onion finely chopped
  • 1 Inch ginger finely chopped
  • 1 Green chilli finely chopped
  • 2 Tbsp coriander finely chopped
  • 1 Tsp cumin / jeera
  • ½ Tsp salt
  • Oil for deep frying


  • Firstly, in a large mixing bowl take 2 cups of leftover dosa/ idli Thaayar batter.
  • Add in 1 tbsp rava and 1 tbsp rice flour. add 2 tbsp onion, 1 inch ginger, 1 green chilli, 2 tbsp coriander, 1 tsp cumin and ½ tsp salt.
  • Mix well making sure everything is combined well.
  • Add more rice flour if required to get thick batter.
  • Now dip your hand in water, and start make lemon sized vadas. drop them one by one to hot oil.
  • Keep the flame in lower to medium stir occasionally.
  • Fry the punugulu till they turn golden brown. drain off the punugulu on to kitchen towel to absorb oil.
  • Finally, serve punugulu with coconut chutney or tomato sauce.