Hi friends, snacks are very joyous food for us, isn’t??? I too love snacks much more and generally I and dad used to eat after immediate meals… Nowadays I hardly take snacks due to health consciousness. Usually tea time will accompany with some snacks… One good evening I was planned to make cutlet and I changed to do something different so that here the potli bag formed…
You know I made crochet Potli bag… When I see the edible potli bag I got remembered this cute potli bag…

Preparation Time
15 Minutes 
Cooking Time
20 Minutes

To make outer layer
Maida – ½ Cup
Salt – To taste
Water – To require
To make stuffing
Boiled and Mashed Potatoes – 2 Medium
Boiled Green peas – ½ Cup
Onion – 1 Chopped
Garlic Pods – 6-7 Chopped
Garam masala powder – ¼ Tsp
Red chilli powder – ½ Tsp
Coriander powder – ½ Tsp
Cumin powder – ¼ Tsp
Cumin seeds – ½ Tsp
Salt – To taste
Oil – 2 Tsp + to deep fry

Preparation of Outer layer Dough
  • Take wide mixing bowls add flour, salt and water and knead it well and keep it aside and move on to masala preparation. 

Preparation of stuffing
  • Heat oil in a pan add cumin seeds wait for splutter then add onion and garlic saute it for 2 minutes or raw smell goes.
  • Now add other spice powders and saute it for 2 minutes on low flame and switch off the flame.
  • Take the mashed potatoes and mash the boiled green peas in a bowl.
  • Add the masala mixture to this and mix it well till everything is combined.
  • Grease your hand with oil and make small balls.

Making of Potli bag
  • Make equal size balls of the dough and masala mixture.
  • Roll the dough into thin sheet and place the masala into the center and fold it as shown in the picture to get the potli bag shape.

Hot Potli Bag
  • Heat enough oil in a kadai.
  • Deep fried all the potli bags one by one till get golden brown.
  • Serve it hot.

Very Crispy and Delicious Edible Potli Bag!!!

Accompaniment for Potli bag


  1. long time back tasted this in chineese restaurant !

  2. Such a cute idea, Viji.. Snack looks delicious too..
    Great starter for a party..

  3. i love both the edible and nonedible potli ,looks cute.

  4. this is just too good... please pass me a couple of them...

  5. those parcels looks so cute and love the filling da

  6. Love that crochet potli bag sis,i love crochet.. And that cute fried potli looks tremendous and feel like munching some.

  7. wow...
    looks cute and love to have some :)

  8. remembering kuchelan kizhi. Lovely stuffing and a perfect tea time snack.

  9. Cute one Viji, loved that pick potli bag too..Cho chweet!! I love making bags too.. good one, loved the filling too :)

  10. potli bag looks too cute n inviting viji..filling also sounds delicious...well done viji!

  11. potli snack bag looks so cute n inviting da..filling also sounds delicious..well done viji!


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