Samosas for the weekend!

Samosa are an all time favourite at evening parties or get together.  Fills the platter and the tummy and is relished by all,a good snack to make  for the weekend. College students just love this munchy snacks. 

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for the covering :

  • wheat flour 2 cups
  • salt a pinch
  • ghee 2tsp

for the filling ;

  • potatoes 3 boiled
  • onion 1 finely cut
  • green peas 1 bowl
  • amchur powder 1/4 tsp
  • coriander powder 1tsp
  •  cumin powder 1 tsp
  • red chilly powder 2 tsp
  • garam masala powder 1/2 tsp
  • salt to taste
  • coriander leaves finely cut

Other ingredients:

  • flour for dusting
  • oil for frying


Procedure :

for the dough :

Mix into a dough with water of thick consistency. Keep aside.

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Take oil in a kadai and saute the onions and remove from fire. Add the potatoes and all the ingredients. Mix well and keep aside.

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Take a ball and roll into a thin circle of 5 inches. Cut it in the centre. Take one section and keep aside.  Now ,you should fold into a cone .Place the stuffing and seal the sides with a little water. Deep fry three at a time.

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I had prepared medium sized ones.

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So, here’s something to cook for the weekend ! Happy Cooking and have  a great weekend ! Do subscribe to get a copy of Book of Handyhints.

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  1. these look delicious.

  2. yum, these look great. also love the sound of the coconut chutney- yum!! thanks for sharing with us for Sunday Brunch, have a lovely week x

  3. Oh… do samosas normally have amchur powder or do you add it to yours? I’m in India and I love buying samosas here and there when I’m out, but I’ve developed an amchur powder allergy. Of course the nice thing about homemade is I can just leave it out.

  4. nadine says:

    These look yummy, I love samosas 🙂

  5. Sundari says:

    I am a fan of Samosas… I have tried with mom but not alone.. Have to try.. Instructions are clear…

  6. I’m thrilled you stopped by and shared at Foodie Fridays. It was fun to share. I am looking forward to seeing what fabulous post you have to share this week. Party starts Thursday at 9 pm EST. Hope to see you there.

  7. Hello sweet lady! This looks incredible. Pinned. We appreciate you taking the time to party with us. We hope to see you on Monday at 7 pm. We love partying with you!
    Happy Monday! Lou Lou Girls

Samosas for the weekend!