One evening when Naimish called me after his office n told me dat he was feeling hungry..so i was thinking wat to make..then i found the puff sheets n immediately thought of making puffs..ok good idea..Y not i make two varities..thinking like this i decided to make two kinds of puffs.. Vegetable puffs n egg puffs,one of the favourite snack to many...n preparing this veggie or egg puffs at home is also very simple..We can have freshly baked puffs too wen we make it at home.Even kids r very crazy about puffs..
Now here is the receipe:
For vegetable puffs:
Puff Pastry Sheets: 6
Mustard seeds:1 tsp
Urad Dal:1 tsp
Channa Dal:1 tbsp
CurryLeaves:4 to 5 leaves
Garam Masala Powder: 1/2 tsp
GingerGarlic Paste:1/2 tbsp
Procedure For Patato Masala:
1.Peel n cut the potatoes.Boil the potatoes n mash them.
2.Chop the onions
3.Put a pan n add little oil to it..let the oil heat n then add jeera, channa dal, urad dal, mustard seeds.Fry for 2 mins.
4.Now add the onions fry till they turn golden color, add ginger garlic paste n curry leaves n fry them till it looses the raw flavor.
5.Add the mashed potatoes to the pan.stir well
6.Now add turmeric powder, salt, garam masala powder, Chilli powder(salt, chilli powder n garam masala can b added according to taste)
7.Mix well n now the potato masala is ready for veggie puffs.
Once wen the masala is ready.Take one pastry sheet n put some masala on the sheet n fold the sheet into half n fix the edges by applying little water.We can make them into the desired shapes.
Place them in a tray n put them in the freezer for 5 mins n them bake them in the oven at 375 degrees for 15 mins..
Veggie Puffs r redy to serve wid tomato sauce or chilli sauce.
For Egg Puffs:
1.Cut the boiled egg into 2 halves
2.Sprinkle little chat masala, pepper powder n salt on the egg's inner half(yolk side) n put the egg on the puff sheet..we should close the alternate sides of the sheet n leave the other 2 sides open..
Now the puff are ready to bake..Put them in the oven at 375 degrees for 15 mins.The egg puffs r ready.Serve it with Tomato Sauce or Chilli Sauce.
To get a good color to ur puffs..jst coat them wid little milk before u bake them...This really makes ur puffs look good.