Easy Potato Murukku Recipe - Diwali Snacks

Easy Potato Murukku Recipe
Potato Murukku is one of easy instant murukku recipes that I tried recently.I love instant murukku recipes which I made with readymade idiyappam flour as its easy and quick to make.You don't need homemade rice flour so no waiting for soaking and grinding like for thenkuzhal and other murukku recipes, so thats really good news isnt it?! Try this murukku with potato flavour , am sure you will love it.I gave this murukku to mittus friend , she just loveeed it and after that whenever she was here, she started asking 'aunty murukku' :) Joy of trying new recipes...yayyy!! :)

Check other muruku recipes here :
1.Thenkuzhal murukku
2.Butter Murukku
3.Maida Mullu Murukku
4.Pottukadalai Murukku
Instant Murukku Recipe

Potato Murukku Recipe - Ingredients

Easy Potato Murukku Recipe
Preparation Time : 10 mins | Cooking Time : 25 mins | Makes : 12-15 small murukku
Recipe Category: Snack | Recipe Cuisine: South Indian

Homemade Rice Flour / Readymade Idiyappam Flour - 1 cup
Boiled Potato - 1 medium sized
Butter - 1.5 tbsp
Jeera - 3/4 tsp
Salt - to taste
Oil - to deep fry
Water - as required


  1. Pressure cook potatoes for atleast 5 whistles so that its soft,Peel off the skin and cool down.In a mixer add the potatoes and grind it without adding water to a smooth paste.In a mixing bowl add flour,butter,jeera,hing,required salt and potato paste.
    How to make potato murukku - Step1
  2. First mix it well, then add water little by little to form a smooth nonsticky dough.Take your murukku press.I used my thenkuzhal press.
    How to make potato murukku - Step2
  3. Grease the murukku press with little oil, then fill the dough and start pressing.I usually press in 2 laddles and flip it in oil.Heat oil , check by adding a pinch of dough if it raises immediately with a shh sound then the oil is ready.Now carefully flip over the prepared murukkus and deep fry.Turn over and cook.
    How to make potato murukku - Step3
  4. Deep fry till slightly browned.Drain in tissue paper.Repeat the process until the entire dough finishes.Drain in tissue paper.
    How to make potato murukku - Step4
Cool down then store in an airtight container.
Easy Potato Murukku Recipe

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Easy Potato Murukku Recipe

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