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How to Make Vegetable Bullets (Crispy Vegetable Snacks)

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Vegetable Bullets

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Delicious, Crunchy, and Nutritious Evening Snacks

Looking for an easy yet delicious and healthy finger food for children? Certainly, vegetable bullets are your option.

I am referring here to the crunchy and tasty fake bullets! These bullets are filled with veggies and carry a lot of nutrients.

An Overview of Making Vegetable Bullets:

Firstly, you have to make a dough with veggies, flour, and spices. Next, make bullet-shapes with the dough. Next, fry them in oil. Vegetable bullets are ready!

Munch them hot with a sauce.

Now, I share the detailed recipe with you.

Cook Time

Prep timeCook timeReady inYields

15 min

10 min

25 min

15 bullets

Ingredients

  • 2 cups potato, boiled, mashed
  • 1/2 cup carrot, grated
  • 1/4 cup beet root, grated
  • 1/4 cup cabbage, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup fresh peas, crushed
  • 1/2 inch ginger, minced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 green chillies, minced
  • 3 tsp custard powder
  • 1/8 piece nutmeg powder, crushed, optional
  • 1/2 tsp pepper powder
  • 4 tsp all purpose flour/maida
  • salt, as per taste
  • oil, for deep frying
  • 4 tbsp bread crumbs, for dusting
  • 1 1/2 tbsp fine rava/semolina, for dusting
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Step-By-Step Instructions and Images for Making Vegetable Bullets

  • Make a coarse paste of green chilies, ginger, garlic and peas. Keep aside.
  • Combine mashed potato, grated carrot and beetroot, chopped cabbage, custard powder, all purpose flour, pepper powder, nutmeg powder, salt and the coarse paste.
  • No need to add water. Prepare a firm dough.
  • Divide the dough into 15 equal portions. Shape each portion like a bullet.
  • Keep ready all the bullet shapes.
  • Mix bread crumbs and semolina in a tray.
  • Heat oil for deep frying. Dust each bullet with the bread crumbs-semolina mix.
  • Drop 5-6 such bullets into the medium hot oil.
  • Fry them for 3-4 minutes, or till they turn brownish color.
  • Remove them, and place on a paper towel. This way, make all the bullets.
  • Serve these hot bullets with tomato sauce. Happy eating!!
Step one: Keep all the ingredients ready. Make a firm dough as per instructions. Next, divide the dough in many equal portions. Shape each portion like a bullet.

Step one: Keep all the ingredients ready. Make a firm dough as per instructions. Next, divide the dough in many equal portions. Shape each portion like a bullet.

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Health encyclopedia - Quiz time

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. Is between-meals snacks can help you get the nutrients which you might have deprived at meal time?
    • True
    • False
  2. Dairy products are the only products that provide calcium
    • True
    • False
  3. Which of the following oil is best to avoid
    • Canola
    • Palm
  4. Which of the following has lowest fat content?
    • Chocolate brownie
    • Cherry cheese cake
  5. Whether using margarine instead of butter in butter cookies makes it healthier?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. Is reducing the quantity of sugar and butter in a cookie recipe makes it healthier?
    • Yes
    • No

Answer Key

  1. True
  2. False
  3. Palm
  4. Chocolate brownie
  5. Yes
  6. Yes

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 1 correct answer: average

If you got between 2 and 3 correct answers: moderate

If you got 4 correct answers: good

If you got 5 correct answers: very good

If you got 6 correct answers: excellent!!

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