Friday, March 21, 2014

Spinach Potato Samosa

Seriously its really hard to feed greens to kids, but thank god my kids love greens very much especially spinach. They just love it to the core. I can add spinach in anything and my kids can have them without any hesitation. Obviously i'll cook spinach atleast twice a week for our lunch. Recently i tried adding some chopped spinach in samosa along with potatoes. Trust me these spinach potato samosa was a big hit among my dearies and they enjoyed thoroughly with their favourite sauce.

Usually i'll avoid deepfrying samosas and go for the guilt free baked ones, but this time i opted for deepfrying. Dunno how to feed greens to your kids, just give a try to this fantastic crispy samosas, am sure your kids will definitely enjoy these deep fried beauties.Sending to Viji's SYS-W series - Hidden Ingredients.




Wrap:
1cup Maida 
1/2cup Wheat flour
Salt
2tbsp Oil

Stuffing:
2nos Potatoes (cooked & mashed)
1cup Chopped spinach
1no Carrot (chopped finely)
1tsp Red chilly powder
1/2tsp Garam masala powder
1tsp Cumin seeds
Oil
Salt

Paste:
2tbsp Maida
3tbsp water

Take the maida, wheat flour,salt and oil in a bowl, add gradually enough water and knead as soft and stiff dough,keep aside for half an hour.

Heat enough oil,let crack the cumin seeds, add the chopped spinach, chopped carrots, saute until the veggies gets half cooked.

Add now the spice powder, mashed potatoes and salt, cook everything in simmer for few minutes, put off the stove.

Make tiny balls from the dough, dust with  flour and roll them as circles, cut in the middle of the circles.

Make two demi cricles, just fold the sides to make a cone, now gently put some already prepared spinach potato masala inside the cone.

Meanwhile prepare the maida paste by mixing the flour and water together.

Use this maida paste  to stick the edges..continue the process until the masala and dough get finished..

Heat enough oil for deepfrying, gently drop the samosas, fry until they turns golden brown.

Enjoy with ketchup or with a cup of tea..

26 comments:

Sreevalli E said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy samosa.. I can finish all of them in few seconds.. :)

Sathya Priya said... Reply To This Comment

looks so yummy .potatoes with spinach in a deep fried flour combo will be great .

Anupa Joseph (Palaharam) said... Reply To This Comment

it looks all crispy and delicious... love samosas and this version is so healthy too

Kalpana Sareesh said... Reply To This Comment

love the stuffings

Tanya Desigan said... Reply To This Comment

love it love it and love it.. being a samosa lover, cannot resist ... too good and you made it healthy.. :)

Nammi said... Reply To This Comment

yummm , perfect looking samosas.

Resna Nishad said... Reply To This Comment

Its so crispy....loved the stuffing very yummy....

nandoos Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Samosas look so yumm and nice idea of adding greens to it.

Sireesha Puppala said... Reply To This Comment

Greens addition is a fantastic idea akka...

Veena Theagarajan said... Reply To This Comment

Adding Spinach is great idea Priya.. so perfect snack

Magees kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Wow my favorite... wanna grab some from pics....sure will try this with Green stuffing

Angie Schneider said... Reply To This Comment

These samosas look really delectable!

Eliza Lincy said... Reply To This Comment

Crispy samosa made from scratch using wheat flour in it. The stuffing is also healthy by the addition of spinch in it. Superb.

AparnaRajeshkumar said... Reply To This Comment

i loved the idea. .spinanch and aloo must be delicious.

Ambreen (Simply Sweet n Savory) said... Reply To This Comment

Oh wow! These samosas look so perfect, lovely filling too!

prachi agarwal said... Reply To This Comment

need some mint chutney to enjoy this delicious samose.......................

chikkus Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Crispy and yummy samosa dear...Love to grab it now !!

Vijayalakshmi Dharmaraj said... Reply To This Comment

Looks very interesting with the healthy stuff aks... Perfect look and want to have it right now... Thanks for participation on SYS-W series aks...:)

Gloria said... Reply To This Comment

i love samosas..this stuffing is just too good ,the combo of potato and spinach is so good..need to grab some right now..

Manju @ Manjus Eating Delights said... Reply To This Comment

I love samosas. this is looking so crisp and pretty :)

Vidhya said... Reply To This Comment

A samosa that can be had without much guilt.Thanks for sharing.

MJ Delights said... Reply To This Comment

Love samosa n this looks very inviting n healthy..

Rafeeda AR said... Reply To This Comment

love the filling in the samosa... must be delicious....

Priya Anandakumar said... Reply To This Comment

love this delicious filling in the samosa... awesome....

Nadji K. said... Reply To This Comment

Tes samossas sont magnifiques. Ils doivent être délicieux.
J'en mangerai avec plaisir.
A bientôt

Nagashree said... Reply To This Comment

Yumm, reducing the guilt factor :-), they look delicious.