Raw Banana Tikki: Navratri is about to begin. This year Navratri will start from 07 October. Along with this, special worship will be done for the worship of Goddess Durga for the next nine days. In these nine days of devotion to the mother, a large number of people will keep fast. While some people will fast on the first and last day of Navratri, some people will observe the fast for the entire nine days of Navratri. What kind of fruit food should be taken during fasting also becomes important. It should be nutritious as well as tasty for the body. If you are tired of eating potato dishes during fasting, then we are going to tell you a recipe that you may not have tried even once. Which is delicious as well as increasing energy.
This time we are going to tell you how to make the famous dish of Awadhi, Raw Banana Tikki. This recipe can be easily made at home during fasting days. For this follow these simple steps.
Ingredients for Raw Banana Tikki
Raw bananas – 6
Corn Flour – 2 tsp
Green chilies chopped – 4
Red chili powder – 1 tsp
Coriander Powder – 1/2 tsp
Turmeric Powder – 1/2 tsp
Garam Masala – 1/2 tsp
Black pepper ground – 1/2 tsp
Lemon juice – 1 tbsp
Green coriander finely chopped
Rock salt – as per taste
Oil – for frying
How to make Raw Banana Tikki
To make Raw Banana Tikki, first take a wok and put it on the gas on medium flame and heat it by adding water. When the water becomes hot, put raw bananas in it. Keep in mind that bananas have to be put in the water only with the peel. After this boil the bananas well in water. Do this process till the bananas become soft. Now take a bowl and remove the peel of bananas that have become soft and keep it in it. After this mash all the bananas well.
Now add cornflour, lemon juice, garam masala, coriander powder and chili powder and mix it well. When this mixture is well prepared, make small balls in equal proportions. After this, give the shape of tikki by pressing them with light hands. Now take a wok and heat the oil in it on medium flame. When the oil becomes hot, put the prepared tikkis in it for frying. Fry the tikkis until they turn golden brown in color. Fry all the tikkis prepared in this way.
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In this way your raw banana tikki is ready. Now it can be served with tomato sauce or green chutney. If you want, keeping the fast in mind, you can consume it along with curd for fruit diet. It will not only provide energy to the body during the fast, but its test will also look quite different from the routine fruit diet.