Kurmura Chiwda Recipe- Diwali Delicacy
Kurmura Chiwda is a spicy puffed rice made during Diwali in Indian Households. Kurmura means puffed rice in Marathi language. The basic Diwali snacks consist of Chakali, Karanji, Ladoo and Chiwda. I already made Chakali and Karanji
The best part about this Chiwda is prepared in an hour and remains crunchy and crispy for many days provided you store it in an air tight container.
Puffed Rice – 10 cups
Sugar – 1 tsp
Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp
Salt to taste
Oil – 4 to 5 tbsps
Roasted peanuts – 1 cup
Cashew nuts – 1/2 cup, broken into pieces
Roasted chickpeas – 1/2cup
Dried coconut – 1/2 cup, grated
Green chilies – 10
Curry leaves – 2 sprigs
Slice garlic 10 pods
Raisins 1/4 cup
Oil for frying
Fry all the items mentioned under to fry one by one
In a deep pan, heat oil. Add turmeric, salt and sugar
Mix all the fried items and cook for 5 mins
Finally add puffed rice and mix well.
Roast on low flame for 2 mins. Keep mixing through out. Turn off flame and allow to come to room temperature.
Store in an air tight container.