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Maida Ghee Murukku

Murukku made using maida flour with ghee

Recipe by christy gerald of Dubai, AE

Very tasty traditional tea-time snack. Store this in an Airtight container.

Ingredients vegetarian 4 servings

    • 2 cup maida flour
    • 2 tbsp finely-powdered urad dhal
    • 1 tbsp cumin seeds
    • 5 tsp or needed salt
    • 60 ml ghee
    • 1/4 cup warm water
    • 250 ml refined oil for frying


    1. Steam cook maida flour for 5-6 mins or upto 1 whistle.Let it cool.
    2. Mix the steam-cooked maida,powdered urad dhal,ghee, cumin seeds,needed salt with warm water into a thick dough.
    3. Heat oil in a non-stick kadai and take lemon sized dough and put them in the muruku mould (Star Shaped Murukku Plate ) and press or squeeze it .Deep fry them till golden brown.
    4. Do other murukku also using the same Murukku apparatus(which looks like stringhoppers apparatus) and deep fry them till golden brown.
    5. Tasty Maida Murukku is ready to be served.


    vandana purviya

    instead of maida,you can also use wheat receipe is the same.....its also too gud.

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