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Vegetable Nuggets

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Ingredients: 

FOR VEGETABLE MIXTURE:

  • ½ carrot, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp cabbage, finely chopped
  • 4 beans, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp corn, boiled / frozen
  • 2 tbsp peas
  • ½ capsicum, finely chopped
  • 2 potato, boiled & mashed
  • ¼ tsp pepper powder
  • ½ tsp mixed herbs
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ cup bread crumbs

OTHER INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 tbsp corn flour
  • 2 tbsp plain flour
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ cup of water
  • 1 cup panko bread crumbs

Method:

  • Firstly, in a large mixing bowl take ½ carrot, 2 tbsp cabbage, 4 beans, 2 tbsp corn, 2 tbsp peas, ½ capsicum and 2 potatoes.
  • Further, add ¼ tsp pepper powder, ½ tsp mixed herbs and ½ tsp salt.
  • Mix well making sure all the vegetables are well combined.
  • Now add ¼ cup bread crumbs and mix well.
  • Mash and mix forming a soft dough.
  • To prepare cornflour slurry, take 2 tbsp cornflour, 2 tbsp plain flour and ½ tsp salt.
  • Mix well with ¼ cup water forming a smooth batter.
  • Now pinch a small ball sized vegetable mixture and shape well.
  • Dip in cornflour slurry coating uniformly.
  • Now roll into panko bread crumbs to get crispy outer covering.
  • Deep fry in hot oil keeping the flame on medium.
  • Stir occasionally, without breaking the nuggets.
  • Fry until the vegetable nuggets turn crispy and golden brown.
  • Drain off over kitchen paper to remove excess oil.
  • Finally, enjoy vegetable nuggets with tomato sauce.

Hints and Tips:

  • Firstly, adjust the amount of breadcrumbs based on the moisture of vegetables.
  • Also, if the nuggets break-in oil, do not panic. add a tbsp of more breadcrumbs to vegetable mixture and shape.
  • Additionally, add vegetables of your choice to make it nutritious.

Reference:
Vegetable Nuggets, Hebbars Kitchen

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Additional Info

  • Servings: 8+
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Cooking Time: 15 mins
  • Recipe Categories: Toddler Foods, Kids Lunchbox Ideas, Kids Snacks, Kids Vegetarian, Multicultural Food, Kids Party Food
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