Peanut Masala

Ever thought that eating peanut masala can also be healthy, a recipe which is most commonly associated with parties and outings can be healthy, so its weekend and planning to host a party at home, a card party  or a get together for Diwali then don’t forget to prepare peanut masala. It’s simple to cook and loved by everyone.

Cooking & Preparation time: 10-15 mins

Serves: 3-4

Things to collect:

  • 2 cups peanuts-  rich source of energy, contains proteins, antioxidant and vitamin E.
  • 1 tomato finely chopped- rich source of vitamin C, fiber and other minerals.
  • 1 onion finely chopped- prevents cancer, good for bones, maintains sugar level.
  • 3-4 spoons cucumber finely chopped (optional)- keeps you hydrated, aids weight loss, flushes toxins.
  • black pepper powder- contains dietary fibers, helps in digestion.
  • 1 green chilli
  • few coriander leaves
  • salt to taste
  • chat masala
  • 1 whole lemon juice- contains vitamin C.

Quick Steps:

  • Roast peanuts preferably in microwave without using oil. 
  • Add salt and roast it in microwave for 2 mins, stir it(you can use a spoon instead of taking the bowl out) then roast it again for 3 minutes.
  • If its difficult to roast in microwave, then add a little oil in a pan and roast it until it turns brown and crisp.
  • Then add all the ingredients(except lemon juice) in a bowl along with roasted peanuts and mix well. Then add lemon juice.
  • Bingo!! Your peanut masala is ready to serve with cocktails, mocktails or coldrink.