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Appears in
The Cape Malay Illustrated Cookbook

By Faldela Williams

Published 2012

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These chilli bites are the perfect party snack. You can vary this recipe by adding 250 ml whole kernel corn instead of spinach, or by adding a grated potato.


  • 250 ml pea or chana flour
  • 30 ml self-raising flour
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Sift pea and self-raising flour into a fairly large mixing bowl. Add remaining ingredients, except baking powder and oil, and mix with sufficient water to make a thick, lumpy batter. Stir in baking powder just before frying.

Heat oil in a deep frying pan. Drop heaped teaspoons of batter into hot oil and fry until lightly browned, about 5 minutes. Turn over and brown other side. Drain on