Batata Vada - Vada Pav

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Batata Vada is a popular Indian vegetarian fast food in Maharashtra, India. It literally means potato fritters. The name "Batata" means potato in Portuguese who introduced potatoes in India.
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Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time30 minutes
Total Time45 minutes
Served As: Breakfast, Snacks
Recipe Cuisine Type: Burgers, Indian
Recipe Taste: Salty, Tangy
Calories 420 kcal
Servings 4


  • 4 potatoes boiled and peeled
  • 2 cup gram flour
  • 2 Green Chillies finely chopped
  • 1/3 tsp mustard seeds
  • curry leaves chopped, few
  • 1 tbsp peanuts
  • 1 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • Salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp red chili powder
  • Oil for deep fry + 1 tablespoon


  • Boil, cool, peel and roughly mash the potatoes. Heat oil in wok, crackle mustard seeds, curry leaves when seeds stop crackling. Add peanuts and green chilies n sauté for 30seconds.
  • Add 1/2 teaspoon turmeric and salt. Mix it. Add mash potatoes n mix it very well on low flame. Switch off the flame.
  • Take besan in a bowl, add soda bi-carbonate, remaining turmeric powder, salt, one tablespoon of hot oil and enough water and whisk to make a batter of coating consistency. Cover and rest the batter for fifteen minutes.
  • Heat sufficient oil in a kadai. Dip the potato mixture ball in the batter and deep fry till golden. Drain and place them on an absorbent paper. Serve hot with pav green chutney and sweet chutney.
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Recipe Nutrition

Calories: 420kcal | Carbohydrates: 74g | Protein: 19g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 268mg | Potassium: 1442mg | Fiber: 12g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 103IU | Vitamin C: 45mg | Calcium: 58mg | Iron: 5mg

Simran Sayyed
Simran Sayyed

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