Khara biscuits are mildly spicy with the flavor of caram seeds(omam/ajwain) and it is easy to make with lesser number of ingredients.These are simply excellent cookies for tea time and a crunchy snack,while baking the house will be filled with the nice aroma of omam.Here follows the recipe for flavorful cookies.......
|All purpose flour||11/4cups|
|Green chilly paste||1/2tsp|
|Coriander leaves(finely chopped)||1tbs|
Mix the flour,salt and baking powder together and preheat the oven at 350 F.
In a bowl beat the butter in a hand blender till frothy and creamy,now add the flour mixture,ginger and green chilly paste and mix it well.
- Finely chopped curry leaves can also be added for extra flavor.
- Carom seeds can be substituted with cumin seeds(jeeragam).
- Instead of green chillies,red chilly powder can be used which gives a nice color to the cookie.
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