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Begun Bhaja Recipe – Baingan Fry Recipe – Brinjal Tawa Fry – Eggplant Fry

Begun Bhaja Recipe – Baingan Fry Recipe – Brinjal Tawa Fry – Eggplant Fry

Baigan Bhaja is a hot favorite among a lot of people. You can relish these spiced roundels oozing with flavors of the Indian spices . It is an easy to make recipe that perfectly accompanies your food and since it takes very less of your time and efforts. It gives you more time to enjoy. It is also called Begun Bhaja in some parts of India.

Here is an easy recipe with step by step pictures to make Baigan fry recipe .  Serve mouth drooling baingan katari with chapatti, paranthas, poori or rice and enjoy the flavorful spice coated Baigan Bhaja. Enjoy!

Direction:

Getting Ready :

Take a brinjal . Rinse and pat dry it. Remove the stalk from it. Then make ½ cm thick roundels from it.Begun bhaja

Making :

Take a plate to it add  2 tsp chickpea flour followed by 1 finely chopped green chili, ½ inch ginger piece (grated), ½ pinch asafetida, ½ tsp cumin powder, 1 tsp coriander powder, ¼ tsp dry mango powder, ¼ tsp garam masala, ¼ tsp red chilly powder, 1 tsp salt or to taste and mix everything really well. Also add 2 to 3 tsp green coriander, ¼ tsp turmeric powder to it.

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Take the cut roundels of brinjal. Then coat the roundels from both the sides nicely with the prepared masala. Keep the coated brinjals roundels on a separate plate.

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To shallow fry the brinjals. Heat a tawa. Then add some oil over the tawa and let it heat rightly. Once the tawa is rightly hot place the spice coated roundels on the tawa. Fry the baingan bhaja on medium flame until it gets golden brown in color from both the sides.

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Katari has turned little brown from beneath, flip the sides and continue frying until it gets golden brown in color from the other side as well. Adjust the quantity oil as required. Flip the sides again. Press the Bigan bhaja  and check if it is tender.

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Tempting Baigan Bhaja is shallow fried and ready. Garnish it with some green coriander.

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Serving:

Tantalizing and super tempting baingan bhaja is ready to serve. Making these is really easy and is prepared too instantly. Serve mouth drooling baingan katari with chapatti, paranthas, poori or rice and enjoy the flavorful spice coated Baigan Bhaja.

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Suggestions:

  • Take Big sized brinjals to make the Baigan Bhaja

Begun Bhaja Recipe - Baingan Fry Recipe - Brinjal Tawa Fry - Eggplant Frybegun bhaja
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Recipe type: Main course
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Eggplant- 1 ( 300 – 350 gms)
  • Mustard Oil- 4 to 5 tbsp
  • Chickpea flour- 2 tbsp
  • Green Coriander- 2 to 3 tbsp (finely chopped)
  • Green Chili- 1 (finely chopped)
  • Ginger Paste – ½ tsp
  • Asafoetida- ½ pinch
  • Cumin Powder- ½ tsp
  • Coriander Powder- 1 tsp
  • Dry mango powder- ¼ tsp
  • Garam masala - ¼ tsp
  • Red chili powder- ¼ tsp
  • Turmeric Powder- ¼ tsp
  • Salt- 1 tsp ( or to taste )
Instructions
  1. Take a brinjal . Rinse and pat dry it. Remove the stalk from it. Then make ½ cm thick roundels from it.
  2. Take a plate to it add 2 tsp chickpea flour followed by 1 finely chopped green chili, ½ inch ginger piece (grated), ½ pinch asafetida, ½ tsp cumin powder, 1 tsp coriander powder, ¼ tsp dry mango powder, ¼ tsp garam masala, ¼ tsp red chilly powder, 1 tsp salt or to taste and mix everything really well. Also add 2 to 3 tsp green coriander, ¼ tsp turmeric powder to it.
  3. Take the cut roundels of brinjal. Then coat the roundels from both the sides nicely with the prepared masala. Keep the coated brinjals roundels on a separate plate.
  4. To shallow fry the brinjals. Heat a tawa. Then add some oil over the tawa and let it heat rightly. Once the tawa is rightly hot place the spice coated roundels on the tawa. Fry the baingan bhaja on medium flame until it gets golden brown in color from both the sides.
  5. Katari has turned little brown from beneath, flip the sides and continue frying until it gets golden brown in color from the other side as well. Adjust the quantity oil as required.
  6. Flip the sides again. Press the Bigan bhaja and check if it is tender.
  7. Tempting Baigan Bhaja is shallow fried and ready. Garnish it with some green coriander.
  8. Tantalizing and super tempting baingan bhaja is ready to serve. Making these is really easy and is prepared too instantly. Serve mouth drooling baingan katari with chapatti, paranthas, poori or rice and enjoy the flavorful spice coated Baigan Bhaja.