Learn how to make this delicious Keema Balls with Stuffed cheese, a wonderful non veg Starter for your parties. We have already made this couple of times and both the times it was quite hard for me to click step by step pictures and hence didn't take them. Will surely be making it again to get the step by step pictures.
This works out so good for your parties and kids won't stop with just few. So be prepared to make more as this is stuffed with gooey and peppery cheese balls inside. The moment you bite into it, the cheese oozes out and kids simply love it.
Keema Balls with Stuffed Cheese
For the Keema:
Minced Meat / Mutton Keema - 1/4 Kg
Onion, finely minced - 1 medium
Green chilies - 3 nos
Ginger garlic - 1 tsp
Sonti / Dry Ginger - 1/2 tsp
Fennel powder - 1/2 tsp
Red chili - 1/2 tsp
Salt to taste
Fried Gram powder - 2 tsp
Curry leaves, Mint, Coriander leaves, chopped - 2 tbsp
Cashew powder - 2 tsp
For the Cheese balls
Cheese, grated - 4 tbsp
Salt to taste
Coriander leaves - 1 tbsp
Pepper powder - 1 tsp
Oil for deep frying
How to make Keema balls
To make the Keema balls
Wash and drain the keema till the water is all drained. Then pulse it again till you get a fine paste.
Transfer to a bowl, add the minced onions, finely chopped green chilies, ginger garlic paste, sonti, fennel powder, salt, red chili powder, herbs, cashew powder and fried gram powder. Combine everything and make a stiff dough. Add more fried gram powder if required to get a stiff balls.
To make the Cheese balls.
Grate the cheese and mix in the coriander leaves, pepper powder, and salt. Make into small balls and keep it aside.
To make the stuffed keema balls
Once the keema dough is stiff and you can easily make balls, pinch into small balls and continue with the rest. Take each ball, press in the middle, stuff with the cheese balls, enclose entirely and roll again into a round ball. Make all the balls and keep it ready.
Heat oil in a kadai and when the oil is hot, deep fry the keema balls in batches.
Drain on to a kitchen towel and serve hot with sauce.
You can make a paste of green chilies, ginger garlic along with the minced meat once again.
can be made ahead and frozen as well. Even if you are making right
away, keep it in freeze for a while helps to bind the balls better.
This goes for the August Week 1, Cooking from Cookbook Challenge