Mushroom Manchurian Recipe
1 cup all purpose flour/maida
3 tbsp cornflour
1 tsp ginger garlic paste
½ tsp black pepper powder or freshly crushed black pepper
1 tsp soya sauce
¾ cup water
salt & sugar as required
for the manchurian:
200-250 gms button mushrooms
3-4 spring onions, finely chopped - reserve the greens for garnish
2-3 green chilies, finely chopped
2 tsp finely chopped garlic/lahsun
2 tsp finely chopped ginger/adrak
1 tsp finely chopped celery (optional)
½ tsp black pepper powder or crushed black pepper
1 tbsp soya sauce
1 medium size green or yellow bell pepper, sliced, diced or chopped
salt as required
preparing the mushrooms:
rinse, wipe and halve the mushrooms. mix everything for the batter.
heat oil for frying. dip the mushroom in the batter & fry them till golden brown. keep these aside.
preparing the sauce:
heat oil. add the spring onion whites and stir fry them for a minute on a medium flame.
now add the chopped celery, green chili, ginger, garlic and some of the spring onion greens.
stir fry these also for a minute on a medium flame.
add the black pepper, salt, sugar and soya sauce.
mix well. add the fried mushroom to this sauce.
stir so that the sauce coats the mushroom well
serve mushroom manchurian hot garnished with chopped spring onion greens and celery.
the black pepper, sugar and soya sauce can be adjusted to your taste preferences. so is the quantity of ginger, garlic and green chilies can be increased or decreased with your spice preferences.