I have tried couple of Chaklis aka murukkus with different grains, root vegetables and even with spinach, but still i have some root vegetables to cook and dish out some savouries with. Hence i opted for Sweet potato. Sweet potato is an incredible root vegetable which is quite versatile to dish out many fantabulous sweets, bakes and many more fabulous dishes out of it.  Since its diwali, i cant  think more than making some chaklis aka murukkus with this excellent root vegetable. Initially i was bit skeptical to try as sweet potatoes as these root vegetables tends to be sweet. However my creative mind was very much tempted to give a try this sweet potato murukku hence i tried my hands with this combination.

Sweet potato Murukku

Sweet potato murukku came out extremely prefect with excellent crunchiness, mild sweetness and dangerously addictive. With mild sweetness and spiciness, trust me these murukkus tastes absolutely delicious and everyone at home enjoyed thoroughly munching this incredible deep fried beauties. You might have know that varieties of sweet potatoes do exists, the one i used for making this chaklis were bit orange in colour hence the murukkudough was bit orange in colour else nothing makes in this murukkus different from other varieties of murukkus do exists. If you want to try a new version of murukkus, dont forget to give a try to this absolutely crispy beauties for the upcoming festivals of lights.

Sakkaravalli Kizhangu Murukku, Sweet Potato Chakli

2cups Rice flour
1/2cup Gram flour
1cup Sweet Potato (cooked)
1/4cup Roasted Urad dal flour
1tsp Cumin seeds
1/2tsp Chilly powder
1/4tsp Asafoetida powder
3tbsp Hot oil

Grind the cooked potato with enough water as fine paste.

Take the rice flour,gram flour, urad dal flour,cumin seeds, hot oil, chilly powder,asafoetida powder, salt in a large bowl,gradually add the grounded paste,water and knead as soft and smooth dough.

Heat enough oil of deepfrying.

Vegan SweetPotato Murukku

Gently drop enough dough in a murukku press with star nozzle or three holes nozzle and squeeze out the dough in a greased plate.

Drop gently to the hot oil and cook until the bubbles gets off from the oil.

Drain the murukkus in paper towel and arrange in air tightened box.


Gluten free Sweet Potato Murukku

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