Friday, March 23, 2012

Penne Pasta Idli Popcorn


This is my original recipe idea.  Nobody knows what is hidden inside, 
Babies and kids will definitely enjoy this pasta  idli popcorn balls.


Penne Pasta Idli Popcorn 

serving size: for  3 babies (or) 2 kids
makes: 12 popcorn
Preparation time:  about 45 minutes

Ingredients:

cooked penne pasta - 1 inch size -  10 pieces
cooked potato - small lemon size  - 1
cooked idli - 1 
cooked channa (chick peas) - 7nos
pepper - 1/4 tspn
salt - 1/4 tspn
bread crumbs - for coating

oil - for frying

Method

Mix  together ,  the above-said ingredients,mash well, except oil & bread crumbs
Make  equal portions of  popcorn sized balls
coat well with bread crumbs.

Heat  oil in a  wide non stick pan.  Fry all the popcorn balls to golden brown.
 Drain the excess oil  with a paper towel.
serve it hot with ketchup or dates chutney.

This is my original recipe idea.  Nobody knows what is hidden inside, 
Babies and kids will definitely enjoy this pasta  idli popcorn balls.

To serve as snacks for adults,   add garam masala, and more spices to it according to your taste. 
Enjoy.

Sending this to Nithu's  Healthy food for healthy kids (10 to 12 months) finger food event hosted by Sowji 

10 comments:

Asiya Omar said...

Innovative dish.Nice.

Hema said...

peyarule asathiringu Jaleela, super idea..

Julie said...

Very innovative n lovely tea time snack!!
Cook in any recipe with Cilantro/Cumin as one of the main ingredients & rush it in my EP Series-Herbs n Spices
Erivum Puliyum

Lavanya said...

this looks completely new to me. wanna try it out.looks yummy.
http://lavanyasrecipes.blogspot.com/

Kalpana Sareesh said...

truly innovative nice one kids will def love it..

maha said...

this looks really yum n new 2 me..nicely done.
Maha

Kajal said...

The title of the ppsot caught my eye.. pasta, corn, idly are my fav food:) and to came across a post that has all three !!!
Glad to have found you via indiblogger. your newest follower and aregular visitor now.
cheers
Kajal

ruchikacooks said...

Thanks for the entry J! The name of the recipe is so attractive.

Amina Khaleel said...

innovative and unique dish... must have tasted delicious... bookmarked..

Lecker and Yummy Recipes said...

Hats off Jaleela for your innovation ! Beautiful way to sneak in all the healthy nutrients to fussy eaters:) Thank you for sharing your ideas to Healthy Morsels-Baby and Toddler Foods :)