Farali Pattice | Mashed Potato Patties Stuffed with Coconut & Dry Fruits

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Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 3
 
Farali Pattice is a fasting recipe with tasty coconut and dry fruit stuffing covered with crispy layer of mashed potatoes. It is highly in demand while festival seasons in India.
Ingredients
For outer layer:
  • 400 gm potatoes boiled and mashed
  • salt to taste
For stuffing:
  • ½ cup peanut
  • 2 tbsp sesame seeds
  • ½ cup freshly grated coconut
  • 10 raisins
  • ⅓ tbsp clove powder
  • ½ tbsp cinnamon powder
  • pinch of salt
  • 1 half green bell pepper (capsicum)
  • 2 green chili, take spicy one
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp ginger paste
Instructions
  1. Take a mixture jar and add green bell pepper, spicy chili, ginger paste, lemon and sugar and make fine paste. In same mixture jar now add peanuts and sesame seeds and grind them coarsely.
  2. Take mixture into bowl and add other ingredients (freshly grated coconut, raisins, clove powder, cinnamon powder, salt) and make a small balls out of it. Number of balls is depends on size of balls. Mostly 10-12 medium size balls can be made from this mixture.
  3. In another bowl take boiled and mashed potatoes and add salt in it. Mix them well. If required add 2-3 tbsp arrow root flour(used while fasting) to give binding to potatoes. If you are not preparing for fasting then you can also add corn flour or rice flour into it.
  4. Now take 1 ball form mixture, flatten it, put the stuffing ball into it, gently seal the edges. Stuffing must be covered with mashed potato mixture.
  5. Prepare all the pattice same ways.
  6. Now coat the pattice with arrow root flour. Dust off the excess of flour from pattice
  7. In the frying pan, heat the oil for frying. Once the oil is hot, deep fry all the pattice.
Notes
1) You can serve this pattice with sweetened curd or tamarind-date chutney.

2) You can store the stuffing for 1 month in refrigerator.
Recipe by Veggie Food Recipes at https://veggiefoodrecipes.com/farali-pattice-mashed-potato-patties/