Delicious Falafel

Delicious Falafel

SheKnows
  • Prep: 15 min
  • Cook Time: 10 min
  • Total: 25 min
  • Serving: 6 Servings

Craving a delicious falafel? Try this falafel recipe tonight. Serve on pita bread.

Ingredients

  • 1 (19 ounce) can garbanzo beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 teaspoon dried parsley
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 cup fine dry bread crumbs
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cracked black peppercorns
  • 1 quart vegetable oil for frying

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, mash the garbanzo beans. Then stir in the onion, garlic, cilantro, parsley, cumin, baking powder, bread crumbs, salt and pepper.
  2. Shape the mixture into 1 1/2 inch balls. You should get 18 to 24. If the mixture does not hold together, add a little water.
  3. Heat the oil in a deep fryer to 375 F. Carefully drop the balls into the oil until brown. Add to pita bread and enjoy!

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