The best reason to avoid buying snacks from outside is making it at home.Why there is need to fetch the silly snack packets ,if it is homemade and healthy.But many people are fond of buying it than making it at home.May be kids are resisting to eat them or those variety of available snacks are magically more convenient.At least we have to make these once in a while to get ride of those snacks.
Besan flour-1 cup
Rice flour-1/2 cup
Red chilli powder-1 tsp
Turmeric powder-1/2 tsp
1.Dry Roast omam/ajwain for 2-3 minutes in a hot pan
3.Grind them into fine powder
5.Add water and make a soft dough
6.Heat 3/4 cup of oil for medium hot
7.Add the dough to sevai nazhi or murukku press with same hole which is used for idiyappam
9.Turn the sev/omapodi and fry other side. Remove it from oil when sizzling stops
10.Fry curry leaves directly in oil and add it to omapodi
11.While serving, crush the circular omapodi and curry leaves. So it will be very flavorful.
1.Make sure omam/ajwain is finely powdered, otherwise the dough will be blocked while pressing it.