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Falafel of Your Dream

Falafel of Your Dream step-by-step recipe |
"Nothing tastes as good as wonderful falafel! The taste is incredibly, magically, fantastically delicious! Don't believe me, just cook it!"

Ingredients Serves 4 - 6

  • 1.5 cup chickpeas
  • 1.5 onion
  • 5 cloves garlic
  • 1.5 oz/40 g cilantro or parsley
  • 1/2 chili pepper
  • 4 tbsp bread crumb
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1 tsp coriander
  • 1.5 tsp salt
  • 1 cup oil


  1. Place dried chickpeas in a bowl, cover with cold water and place into fridge to soak overnight.

    Falafel of Your Dream
  2. Peel the onion and garlic cloves. Chop up the onion and herbs, cut 1/2 chili pepper (don't remove seeds).

    Falafel of Your Dream
  3. Place the onion, garlic, cilantro (parsley), chili pepper into a blender jar, add salt, cumin and coriander, process to combine, then transfer to a mixing bowl.

    Falafel of Your Dream
  4. Grind the chickpeas in a blender (if your blender is not powerful, process 1/2 cup of chickpeas at once).

    Falafel of Your Dream
  5. Combine chickpeas with onion-garlic paste, add bread crumb, mix well.

    Falafel of Your Dream
  6. Form the mixture into walnut size balls. Use approximately 1 tbsp "dough" for each falafel ball.

    Falafel of Your Dream
  7. Heat up oil in a deep frying pan over medium high heat. There should be enough oil to cover one half of falafel ball. Cook falafel for 1-2 minutes on each side until nicely browned.

    Falafel of Your Dream
  8. Remove falafel balls from oil, and drain on paper towels.

    Falafel of Your Dream

Author: vegelicacy

Posted on: 25 December 2013

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Diet type: vegan
Category: appetizer
Difficulty: easy
You will also need: Blender

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