Garlic Pepper Vegge Balls

The vegetarian pepper balls are  wonderful finger food and a great starter too . These balls can also be added to any gravy to make a nice kofta curry .
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Vegge Balls 
Raw Banana - 3 , boiled , peeled and grated
Ginger - 1/2 inch , grated
Garlic - 2 , big one , grated
Onion - 1/2 cup , chopped fine
Sahi Jeera - 1/4 tsp
Chili Powder - 1/4 tsp
Coriander Powder - 3/4 tsp
Turmeric Powder - 1/4 tsp
Amchur / Mango Powder - 1/4 tsp
Oil - 1 tbsp
Salt to taste

  1. Wash the banana well and cut  into half and remove the top and bottom .
  2. Boil and cook the banana till fork tender.
  3. Remove the peel , cool and grate the banana.
  4. The peels  can be used to make banana-peel-stirfry .
  5. Heat oil and add s. jeera and cook for  30 seconds.
  6. Then add onion and ginger garlic paste and stir well.
  7. When onion turns translucent add chili , turmeric and coriander powder.
  8. Stir and add the grated banana, amchur and salt and mix well.
  9. Cool and mash with your hands and form small balls.
  10. Pour a tbsp oil on a baking tray and roll the balls .
  11. Arrange the ball on the tray and bake till golden at 350 F.

Onion - 2 tbsp , chopped
Garlic  - 2 tbsp , sliced
Green Chilli - 1 tbsp , chopped
Green Onion - 1/2 cup , chopped
Coriander leaves - 1/4 cup, chopped
Curry leaves  - a few , torn
Pepper Powder -  1/2 tsp
Soya Sauce - 2 tsp or more to taste
Amchur /Mango Powder - 1/2 tsp
Oil - 1 tbsp

  1. Heat oil and add the onion , garlic and chili .
  2. Cook till the garlic turns light golden on the corners.
  3. Add curry leaves, amchur and pepper powder and mix.
  4. Add the green onion , coriander leaves and soya sauce.
  5. Add the balls and mix everything well for few minutes.
  6. Add you are ready to serve.
PS: Original recipe has used a cup of grated carrot and a cup of grated lauki too.


  1. Wow. Looks perfect & tempting.

  2. awesome...i too made in my blog

  3. I once made raw banana koftas in tomato onion gravy... It was a big experiment for me as I was in school... This reminds me of that. Would love to try this. It looks so yummmy!

  4. Super tempting and highly inviting veggie balls..

  5. very delicious and yummy veggie balls..bookmarked it :)

  6. i like the flavour of garlic..n the balls r looking yummy.vl try soon

  7. Vegge balls made out of Raw banana its so inventing....very good idea....this looks perfect.....Have a Happy New year..

  8. delicious and flavourful snack...

  9. Very flavorful, never tried with raw banana! Happy new year!!

  10. first time in your pepper veggie balls look delicious....glad to follow ur visit mine sometime :-) wishing u n ur family a very happy new year :-)

  11. this sounds interesting...looks so yummy n inviting...thanks for the recipe..

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  12. Spicy n lipsmacking balls...
    Wonderful preparation!!
    Happy to follow u...

  13. what an interesting healthy im gonna try it