raja special recipe | congress kadlekai recipe | masala peanut chaat

raja special recipe | congress kadlekai recipe | masala peanut chaat recipe with a detailed photo and video recipe. a unique and spicy indian appetizer recipe made with roasted and spiced peanuts with finely chopped onions and tomatoes. it is a perfect starter recipe for your next party or perhaps for your next outdoor dinner. the recipe is simple and can be done and served within minutes.
raja special reciperaja special recipe | congress kadlekai recipe | masala peanut chaat recipe with step by step photo and video recipe. peanuts are a source of many recipes within indian cuisine and also for overseas. primarily it is used as a supporting ingredient which is used either by blending it as a paste or either by adding as a powdered mixture. but this recipe is unique and made as chaat recipe, and served as starter or appetizer.

i have already posted a peanut masala recipe, which is a besan coated and deep fried recipe. it is a typical evening snack to munch with a sip of coffee or tea but can’t be served as an appetiser or starter. hence i wanted to share something unique recipe with just peanuts and also no deep frying. thankfully my husband reminded of this raja special recipe and how we use to enjoy this while we were in india. as a matter of fact, there are several local variations to this recipe across south india. and in this post, i have shared my personal favourite recipe with finely chopped tomatoes, onions and grated carrots. the other version is the dry version without any vegetable chopping and i feel it pale.

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furthermore, some easy and important tips and suggestions while preparing this raja special recipe or congress kadlekai recipe. firstly, the recipe is made with roasted and de-skinned peanuts. to hasten the entire process you can get roasted and de-skinned from the store. secondly, the same recipe can be extended and experimented by adding sweet corn, roasted green peas and cashews. at the same time, you can make this recipe by skipping onions, tomatoes or grated carrots. lastly, serve this immediately once moist vegetables are added or topped. the peanuts have to be crunchy and should not turn soft and soggy.

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raja special recipe

raja special recipe | congress kadlekai recipe | masala peanut chaat

3.79 from 14 votes
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 4 Servings
AUTHOR: Hebbars Kitchen
Course: Snack
Cuisine: karnataka
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easy raja special recipe | congress kadlekai recipe | masala peanut chaat

Ingredients

  • 1 cup peanuts
  • 2 tsp oil
  • few curry leaves
  • ¼ tsp turmeric
  • ¼ tsp kashmiri red chilli powder
  • ¾ tsp pepper, crushed
  • pinch hing / asafoetida
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp onion, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp tomato, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp carrot, grated
  • 2 tsp  coriander, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp lemon juice

Instructions

  • firstly, heat 2 tsp of oil and roast few curry leaves.
  • roast on low flame until the curry leaves turn crisp.
  • keeping the flame on low add ¼ tsp turmeric, ¼ tsp chilli powder, ¾ tsp pepper and pinch of hing.
  • saute on low flame without burning the spices.
  • further, add roasted peanuts and ¼ tsp salt.
  • saute for a minute, or until the masala is coated well.
  • transfer the masala peanuts into the bowl.
  • crush the curry leaves, congress kadlekai is ready.
  • to prepare chaat, add 2 tbsp onion, 2 tbsp tomato, 2 tbsp carrot, 2 tsp coriander, 1 tsp lemon juice and ¼ tsp salt.
  • mix well making sure all the vegetables are mixed well.
  • finally, enjoy raja special / masala peanut chaat as a snack.
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how to make raja special recipe with step by step photo:

  1. firstly, dry roast peanuts on low to medium flame until the skin of peanuts separate. alternatively, use store brought roasted peanuts.
    congress kadlekai recipe
  2. now cool the peanuts completely, and start to separate the skin of peanuts by rubbing.
    raja special recipe
  3. in a tawa heat 2 tsp of oil and roast few curry leaves.
    raja special recipe
  4. roast on low flame until the curry leaves turn crisp.
    raja special recipe
  5. keeping the flame on low add ¼ tsp turmeric, ¼ tsp chilli powder, ¾ tsp pepper and pinch of hing.
    raja special recipe
  6. saute on low flame without burning the spices.
    congress kadlekai recipe
  7. further, add roasted peanuts and ¼ tsp salt.
    congress kadlekai recipe
  8. saute for a minute, or until the masala is coated well.
    congress kadlekai recipe
  9. transfer the masala peanuts into the bowl.
    congress kadlekai recipe
  10. crush the curry leaves, congress kadlekai is ready. store them in an airtight container, or prepare masala peanuts chaat.
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  11. to prepare chaat, add 2 tbsp onion, 2 tbsp tomato, 2 tbsp carrot, 2 tsp coriander, 1 tsp lemon juice and ¼ tsp salt.
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  12. mix well making sure all the vegetables are mixed well.
    masala peanut chaat
  13. finally, enjoy raja special / masala peanut chaat as a snack.
    congress kadlekai recipe

notes:

  • firstly, roast the peanuts on low flame, else it will not be crunchy.
  • also, adjust the amount of spice to your choice.
  • additionally, use store brought roasted peanuts if you want to skip the roasting part.
  • finally, raja special recipe / masala peanut chaat recipe tastes great when prepared crunchy and spicy.

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