31 January, 2012


 Recipe Source: Manjula's Kitchen.


  1. All purpose flour- 1 cup
  2. Fine rava- 1/2 cup
  3. Oil-2 tablespoon
  4. Water-1/2 cup
For sugar syrup:
  1. Sugar-3/4 cup
  2. Water-1/2 cup
  3. Cardamom powder-1/2 teaspoon
  4. Coconut powder- 2 tablespoon
  • Take a wider bowl,add maida,rava,and oil.Mix well in hand.
  • Add a little water a time,make a dough.Dough should have to be stiff.
  • Cover the dough,rest it for 15 mins.
  • Divide dough in to two equal parts,first take i portion and roll ,in to circle shape.
  • Roll in to little bit thick ,not very thin.
  • Prick them with fork,all over.It avoid puffing up,while frying.
  • Then cut in to any desired shape like,square or diamond.
  • Now,heat the oil and deep fry all in medium flame.Oil should not be over heated.
  • Fry in both the sides.
  • Do the same with remaining dough.
  • Transfer in to kitchen towl,let come to room temperature.

How to make sugar syrup:
  • Add the sugar and water in pan,bring to boil.
  • Make a half thread cosistency.Use your finger to check.
  • Switch off ,and add coconut powder and cardamom powder.Mix well.
  • Now,add all fried paras and mix it well quickly with the spoon.
  • Coat all paras well.
  • Transfer this to greased plate,and allow to cool for 10-15 mins.
  • Then ,now the yummy Shakarpara's ready to munch!!
  • You can store this in air tight box.
  • Water amount may vary,adjust it.
Here am adding couple of my archived entry to Sangeethas, Dist it out event.

                                           Sundal Kulambu/Kaboli channa Brinjal Curry 

                                      Ennai Kathirikai Kulambu/Mulu Kathirikai Kulambu 

                                                           Masoor Dal Sambar 

                                                  Kathirikai Murunkgakkai Masala 


  1. so yummy and crunchy snack...looks perfect..nice entries for the event :)

  2. Hmmm good to munch while watching tv.....perfect...

  3. Shakarpara looks so crunchy and yummy...

  4. yumm yumm snack for tea time...

  5. Yum yum, super tempting and quite addictive shakarpara..

  6. This looks awesome..Yummy Recipe


  7. crunchy and delicious looking shakarpara....yum...yum..

  8. yummy snack, looks so tempting...thanks for your entries to dish it out...plz do participate in my on going event too...

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