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Indian Snacks for Entertaining recipes


Last Updated : Jan 28,2023



मनोरंजन के लिए नाश्ते | मनोरंजन के लिए भारतीय स्नैक्स | - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Indian Snacks for Entertaining recipes in Hindi)
મનોરંજન માટેના નાસ્તા - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Indian Snacks for Entertaining recipes in Gujarati)

Indian snacks for entertaining | veg starters for entertaining |

Indian snacks for entertaining | veg starters for entertaining | Snacks and starters served at dinner, tea or cocktail parties have to be a bit more special than what you might have on a normal day. They don’t necessarily have to be difficult or time-consuming but they must be attractive, and served in a way that makes people want to immediately try one!

Bread SnackBread Snack

Not only that, they must also be sized handily and served with the right accompaniments. In this section, you will find interesting snacks like Baked Vada Pav , Onion Rings and Corn Cheese Balls which are perfect for entertaining.

Indian Snacks for evening tea

Cabbage Pakoda Here is an irresistibly crunchy and excitingly flavoured pakoda made with cabbage. Amiri Khaman is nothing but a spicy tea-time snack made of crumbled khaman dhoklas tempered with garlic and mixed with pomegranate seeds and coconut. Masala Vadas the appetizing aroma of Masala Vadas being fried at tea stalls in almost every street corner! 

Amiri Khaman
Amiri Khaman

Corn Kachori this amazing variant is made with a filling of crushed sweet corn kernels and sliced onions perked up with tasty spice powders. Methi Pakoda  its mildly bitter taste and irresistible aroma unfailingly delight the palate, whether it is added to a subzi, roti , pulao or pakoda. Cabbage Ghughras a traditional gujarati tea time snack gets a savoury twist with this unique filling. 

 Corn Kachori
 Corn Kachori

Indian Snacks for family get together 

Cheese Corn Balls makes a super starter or snack and it just melts down in the mouth.

Eye appealing, perfect sized Indian style corn balls perfect for a party starter tastes good with tomato ketchup.

 Corn Cheese Balls ( Starter ) Corn Cheese Balls ( Starter )

Matar ki Kachori you would never have, really, tasted a kachori with such a flavourful filling. Rava Dhokla cooked is the master stroke, as in the case of any dhokla recipe. It gives the semolina dhokla a fabulous aroma and special flavour. 

Rava Dhokla, Semolina Dhokla, Suji Dhokla Rava Dhokla, Semolina Dhokla, Suji Dhokla

Doodhi Muthia much-loved by the Gujaratis. Doodhi and onions when combined with an apt combination of semolina and flours like whole wheat flour and besan yield delicious muthia. 

Vegetable Kebab appetising, cocktail-sized snack made from bottle gourd, potatoes and onions, with a generous sprinkling of piquant onion masala mixture.

 Vegetable Kebab
 Vegetable Kebab

Starters for small home parties or occasion.

Snacks for ladies kitty party

Hummus the famous traditional Lebanese spread, has a creamy chickpea texture. It tastes fantastic when served as apart of a mezze platter with Pita Bread or vegetables.

Galouti Kebab on Crispy Naan an appetizer with such an attractive appearance and awesome flavour that it will capture everybody’s attention. Paneer Pita Pockets unique for a party starter or a high tea party? Paneer pocket is an ideal catch! sure your guests would love it too. 

Makai Galouti KebabMakai Galouti Kebab

Dhokla Sushi with Bell Peppers exotic flavour of Sushi but don’t have the time to prepare it, or don’t have access to the ingredients? Not to worry. We have brought together Indian and Japanese styles to create a dhokla-based sushi. 

 Dhokla Sushi with CarrotsDhokla Sushi with Carrots

Pav Bhaji Fondue friends and family coming over and want to serve them something that would tantalize their taste buds? It is really quick and easy to make. Paneer Tikka a punjabi delicacy is one of the most popular starters in Indian restaurants.  

Pav Bhaji FonduePav Bhaji Fondue

Starters and snacks for Indian festivals

Rose Cookies traditional snack is believed to be of Anglo-Indian origin, and is made commonly during Christmas time.

Medu Vada crispy, tasty and protein-rich urad dal vada to the platter. Kesar Pista Biscuits a real delicacy with rich spicy notes. Assorted nuts give these biscuits a delectable crunch, while an array of spice powders give it a tantalising aroma. 

 Medu Vada, South Indian Snack Medu Vada, South Indian Snack

Kanji Vada a marwari delicacy of moong dal vadas immersed in tangy mustard flavoured liquid.

The 'kanji' or 'rai ka pani' as it is known needs to be prepared a day in advance so that all the flavours mellow down.     

Kanji-VadasKanji Vadas

Snacks to entertain kids

Cheesy Maggi Rolls a cheesy mixture of cooked Maggi, cheese slice and crunchy veggies is packed inside readily available samosa patties and deep-fried till perfectly golden in colour. 

 Cheesy Maggi Bread Rolls Cheesy Maggi Bread Rolls

Tacos a rustic experience, which warms the heart and fills the tummy with its sensual flavours and mealy textures.   Schezwan Noodle Frankie is one street food is diversly famous and has too many variations to it. Frankie is a wrap containing filling in an enfolded roti. Kids and students would definitely love this variation to frankie. 

Crispy Potato Snack a flavour-packed snack with an unmistakable Oriental touch. Carrot Pinwheel Sandwiches a delightful sweet and spicy snack with a tantalizing flavour and attractive appearance, which makes it ideal to serve at small parties.

Carrot Pinwheels ( Finger Foods For Kids )Carrot Pinwheels ( Finger Foods For Kids )

Fried Mozzarella Sticks  a simple flavouring of oregano and chilli-flakes ensures that the overall effect of Indian style cheese sticks is very pleasing.

Fried Mozzarella SticksFried Mozzarella Sticks

Enjoy our Indian snacks for entertaining | veg starters for entertaining | and other starter snack recipe articles given below.

School time Indian snack recipes

Indian snacks for entertaining


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Misal Pav Or How To Make Misal Pav
Recipe# 37212
11 Jan 23

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by Tarla Dalal
misal pav | maharashtrian misal pav | homemade misal pav | with 25 amazing photos. One of the most famous of Maharashtrian recipes, Misal is a scr ....
Bajra Dhebra Recipe, Gujarati Tea-time Snack
Recipe# 42272
01 Aug 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
bajra dhebra recipe | bajra methi dhebra | methi na dhebra | Gujarati tea time snack recipe | with 26 amazing images. bajra dhebra recipe | ba ....
Medu Vada ( South Indian Recipe)
Recipe# 32683
11 Jan 23

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by Tarla Dalal
medu vada | south indian medu vada | urad dal vada | garelu vada | uzhunnu vada | with 20 amazing images. To make medu vada, urad dal i ....
Budijaw, Burmese Doodhi Snack
Recipe# 2436
03 Jan 23

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
An off-beat finger-food from Burmese cuisine, the Budijaw is made by deep-frying bottle gourd fingers coated in a spicy batter. The batter gets its lip-smacking flavour from a pungent onion paste and a couple of spice powders too. This crispy snack is complemented well by a tangy and spicy gar ....
Ponk Bhel, Hurda Bhel
Recipe# 42422
04 Jan 23

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 by Tarla Dalal
ponk bhel recipe | hurda bhel | tender jowar bhel | sorghum bhel | with 12 amazing images. ponk bhel is a tender jowar bhel and called ....
Tacos, Mexican Tacos Recipe, Vegetarian Tacos
Recipe# 1257
15 Dec 22

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 by Tarla Dalal
tacos recipe | Mexican tacos recipe | Vegetarian Tacos | with 20 amazing images. Travel into the heartlands of Mexico with hearty and satiating tacos, one of the most famous dishes of that ....
Baked Vada Pav, Stuffed Vada Pav
Recipe# 40426
15 Dec 22

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by Tarla Dalal
baked vada pav recipe | Indian masala bun | stuffed vada pav | with 48 amazing images. baked vada pav recipe | Indian masala bun | stuffed va ....
Mixed Vegetable Handvo, Instant Gujarati Handvo
Recipe# 33316
21 Jun 20

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 by Tarla Dalal
mixed vegetable handvo recipe | instant vegetable handvo | mixed vegetable handvo using idli batter | with 24 amazing images. mixed vegetable handvo is a delicious snack made with readyma ....
Almond Biscuits, Badam Biscuits
Recipe# 2518
15 Dec 22

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
almond biscuits recipe | Indian almond butter biscuits | badam biscuit | almond cookies | with 25 amazing steps. almond biscuits recipe | Indi ....
Doodhi Muthia ( Gujarati Recipe)
Recipe# 553
25 May 20

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by Tarla Dalal
doodhi muthiya | Gujarati doodhi muthia | dudhi na muthia | steamed lauki muthia | with 25 amazing images. doodhi muthiya is a fist-shaped steamed snack that's mu ....
Ghughra, Vatana na Ghughra, Green Peas Ghughra
Recipe# 551
06 Dec 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
ghughra recipe | Jamnagari ghughra | vatana na ghughra | green peas ghughra | matar gujiya / karanji | ghughra recipe is a variation to ....
Hakka Mushrooms, Veg Stir Fried Mushrooms
Recipe# 3520
28 Nov 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
hakka mushrooms recipe | veg stir Fried mushrooms | hakka mushrooms diabetic starter | Indian style healthy mushroom stir fry | with 13 amazing images. hakka mushrooms r ....
Upvas Masala Dosa, Vrat ka Instant Dosa
Recipe# 42921
21 Nov 22

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 by Tarla Dalal
upvas masala dosa recipe | instant farali dosa | vrat ka sama dosa | with 28 amazing images. upvas masala dosa recipe | instant farali dosa | ....
Pani Puri, Mumbai Roadside Pani Puri, Golgappa
Recipe# 33408
14 Nov 22

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 by Tarla Dalal
Mumbai roadside pani puri | homemade pani puri | puchka | golgappa | with amazing 50 images One of the most loved, very famous and tempting Mumbai street food that no one can resist to eat ....
Hara Bhara Kebab On Tava, Healthy Kabab
Recipe# 5638
02 Nov 22

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 by Tarla Dalal
hara bhara kebab on tava recipe | healthy hara bhara kabab | spinach and green peas cutlet | with 32 amazing images. hara bhara kabab is a popular North Indian dish that is high in nutritio ....
Spinach Tahini Wraps ( Nutritious Recipe for Pregnancy)
Recipe# 22444
31 Oct 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
spinach tahini wrap recipe | healthy spinach wrap Indian style | spinach wrap with tahini spread | healthy spinach roll | healthy recipe for pregnancy |
Bread Bhurji
Recipe# 4678
31 Oct 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
bread bhurji recipe | whole wheat bread masala snack | crispy bread bhurji | Indian veg bread bhurji without egg | with 25 amazing images. bread bhurji recipe | < ....
Pani Puri, Paani Puri, Golgappa Recipe
Recipe# 2806
28 Oct 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
pani puri recipe | golgappa | puchka | home made pani puri | with amazing 33 images. pani puris are known as "golgappas" in Northern India and as "
Urad Dal and Vegetable Appe
Recipe# 40524
28 Oct 22

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
urad dal and vegetable appe recipe | South Indian dal appe | healthy vegetable appe | with 28 amazing images. Healthy vegetable appe is Sou ....
Aloo Frankie (  Wraps and Rolls)
Recipe# 32655
13 Oct 22

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Aloo Frankie recipe | how to make aloo Frankie | Mumbai street food Aloo Frankie | potato Frankie | with 30 amazing images. Our very own roll, from the
Dominos Cheese Burst Pizza, Three Cheese Pizza
Recipe# 42568
11 Oct 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
cheese burst pizza recipe | three cheese pizza | Indian style 3 cheese pizza | how to make Dominos cheese burst pizza | with 45 amazing images. cheese burst pizza recipe ....
Baked Wheat Puffs with Cheese and Onions
Recipe# 2365
15 Sep 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Here is a fun-packed snack that will make kids and adults haggle for a larger portion! Roasted puffed wheat is spiced, buttered and baked till it gets tastier and crispier. Then, it is tossed with yummy cheese, crunchy onions and peppy coriander, to make a lovely snack that combines all your favouri ....
Dhokla Sushi with Bell Peppers
Recipe# 41200
07 Sep 22

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Love the exotic flavour of Sushi but don’t have the time to prepare it, or don’t have access to the ingredients? Not to worry. We have brought together Indian and Japanese styles to create a dhokla-based sushi, which anybody can make and enjoy any time! You can also surprise your guests with thi ....
French Fries Recipe, How To Make French Fries
Recipe# 36312
07 Sep 22

 
 by Tarla Dalal
French fries recipe | homemade Indian style French fries | crispy finger chips | how to make crispy French fries | with 9 amazing images. French fries recipe |
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