Hello dear friends, as per today’s recipe I bring you a very popular Street Food | snack recipe, it called Mixture Bites. Most of my recipes till now contain meal ideas, sweets, desserts or appetizers; so I thought this time I need to share a snack recipe. Mixture Bites are very easy to make & only need few ingredients. Homemade version is my favorite because it’s healthier than ones that coming from small stalls of street vendors.
I’m going to share with you guys two different ways of making Sri Lankan Mixture Bites, as usual. Because I want you to know there are many option to make same recipe but identifying those at all one place is quite hard; but in my blog I want to have that so you will be able to customize your own version to satisfy your cravings. I sincerely hope that it will useful to you, even though an article gets long; please correct me if I’m at wrong as with the comments I got from you guys I’m assuming it is okay too.
In India they make this Street Food | snack of mixture bites as a festival food for Diwali. Perfectly crunchy bite with lovely munch. It has everything you could ever ask from a snack – spicy, salty & crunchy. Let me warn you before going for the recipe, this is an inescapable snack recipe; okay? Get prepared to nibble all the time just like me.
If you wondering what’s on besides the mixture bite on image, its cinnamon tea. Which is amazing drink to have, its healthy & provide many benefits to us. In next post I will share cinnamon tea recipe with you, comment down if you need any other recipe besides that too.
Now let’s get begin today’s recipe dears, shall we?
This method for making gorgeous Street Food | snack is the simplest one & much easier one considering the other method. There are many other recipes to make mixture bites which mostly contain hot oil to make the dough, since mixture bites are deep fried snack additional oil for the recipe doesn’t sound much healthy right? But I will include that in the notes too if you are interested in that.
On either way your prepared dough should go to a string hopper making machine or a murukku making machine.
Technically speaking any other hand held kitchen utensil that comes with multiple holes like this to make pasta, spaghetti works on here.
Back into the frying;
There isn’t such a thing as assembling in Street Food | snack of mixture bites, just need to put all things together that’s all. However to do that you will need some ingredients prepared for that, those are;
This is my way of having my favorite Street Food | snack; homemade mixture bites, you can have it however you want it with additional fried nuts or few verities of Murukku types.
My dearest’s mother is the person whom told me about the recipe, she made me a large portion of mixture bites and its pure satisfying snack ever. Super yummy guys, I’m telling you that is a storm for sure, so addictive that method 01 recipe.
Key for the recipe of Street Food | snack is coconut milk gravy, what? Yes! We are making dough of mixture bites using coconut milk gravy. Hard to believe but that’s the secret & the star of the recipe of method 02 in mixture bites. All of you whom doesn’t know about coconut milk gravy aka we called it as Kiri Hodi, it is very traditional Sri Lankan food recipe made out from coconut milk to serve as a side dish with rice, coconut Pittu, string hoppers or even with breads. Now I will include how to make a coconut milk gravy before going for further steps. (I’m sorry friends article is getting longer)
That’s the creamy coconut milk gravy, you can even add Maldive fish for the gravy to have better taste in.
Friends this fabulous Street Food | snack is unbelievable nibble food recipe with perfect crispiness & lovely munch. My family love this recipe whichever method used in, we even steel from others too. So we have to use separate containers for each members. But it won’t be last more than 2 days not to mention we kept eating it all the time.
Perfect for tea time or lovely family moment or friends to have chit chatting. Make a jar of this delicious Street Food | snack to your loved ones. Even the recipe deep fried & contain some oil, its way better than artificial snacks on the stores. Have a fun while making this with your family too.
I hope today you enjoy the recipe & comment below your experience while making mixture bites. See you soon with cinnamon tea recipe guys, Bye!