Carrot, green pepper and cumin fritters

    25 min

    Delicious crispy fritters made with shredded carrot, diced green pepper and onion and delicately spiced with cumin. Served with a spiced mango dip. Serves one as a starter or as a main course with rice or salad and naan bread.

    Samantha's Supper

    Kent, England, UK
    9 people made this

    Serves: 1 

    • 1 small carrot, peeled and shredded
    • 1/4 onion, finely chopped
    • 1/4 green pepper, diced
    • salt and pepper to taste
    • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
    • 1 egg, beaten
    • 2 tablespoons self raising flour
    • splash milk
    • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
    • 1 tablespoon mango chutney
    • 1 teaspoon curry powder
    • oil for deep frying

    Prep:15min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Ready in:25min 

    1. In a mixing bowl combine the carrot, onion, green pepper, seasoning and cumin. Mix well.
    2. In a separate bowl combine the beaten egg, flour and milk. Whisk together then add to the carrot mixture. Stir well to combine.
    3. In a small bowl combine the mayonnaise, curry powder and mango chutney. Mix well then transfer to a small dipping bowl.
    4. Heat some oil in a saucepan or small wok. When hot enough, add a tablespoon of fritter mixture at a time, 2 to 3 at a time. Do not overcrowd the pan. Deep fry until cooked through and crispy, 7 to 8 minutes. Drain on absorbent paper and repeat until mixture used up. Sprinkle over some salt.
    5. Serve with fritters on a plate with the dipping sauce, a lemon wedge and fresh coriander or parsley.

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    The amounts given in the recipe were enough to make four normal sized fritters. Very tasty and original flavour. Kids loved them hubby loved them, nuff said!  -  24 May 2015