Ambode | Dal Vada | Masal vadai

Posted on June 12th, 2009

Any festival/function at our place wouldn’t be complete without the trio “Appala Ambode Payasa” (Papad, dal vada and kheer) making their appearance in the lunch served in the plantain leaf… Crunchy ambodes with papad and kheer would be the highlight in all the festivals along with a traditional sweet thats prepared pertaining to the festival. Ambode is a traditional Karnataka recipe. Its the same as Masal vadai (referred in Tamil Nadu). Here is the crunchy ambode recipe.

Ambode | Dal Vada | Masal Vadai

Ambode | Dal Vada | Masal Vadai

Chana dal: 1 cup
Green chilies: 4-5
Curry leaves: few
Salt: to taste
Coriander leaves (Cilantro): few
Onion: 1

Preparation Method:

  • Soak the chana dal for 1-2 hrs.
  • Grind it (adding very little water) into coarse paste.
  • Meanwhile finely chop onion, coriander leaves, curry leaves and green chilies.
  • Add this along with salt to the dal paste.
  • Mix thoroughly.
  • Take small amount of the dough and shape the ambode (vada) by patting it on ur palm.
  • Deep fry the ambodes (vadas).

I grind the dal into coarse paste rather fine paste, coz I love to enjoy the crunchy and crispy ambodes :)

Am happy to send this ambode recipe to Divya’s Global Ganesha DLC food festival and Sunday Snacks-Spill the beans event conducted by Priya :)

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7 Responses to “Ambode | Dal Vada | Masal vadai”

  1. parita Says:

    Hmm its evening here and m hungry for some yummy snack :) vadai looks grt, i cud eat up that entire plate :)


  2. REKHA Says:

    Hi thanks for visiting my blog,you have a nice place too and yummy masalavada recipe looks so tempting.


  3. Pooja Says:

    crunchy and yummy vadai..


  4. Dido Divya Says:

    thanks for entry dear, its here Dont forget the DLC logo ;)


  5. Prasad Says:

    So this is what is keeping you guys busy! Nice ambode!


  6. GURURAJAN Says:

    masalaveda recipe looks tempting. u r great


  7. Yogish Says:

    It is very nice, thank you


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