Sarkara Varatti – Sarkkara Upperi – Jaggery Coated Banana Chips

2014-03-12
Sarkara Varatti.Sarkara Varatti.Sarkara Varatti.Sarkara Varatti.Sarkara Varatti.
  • Yield : 250
  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 10m
  • Cook Time : 10m
  • Ready In : 20m

Sarkara Varatti is a very popular Sweet Dish of Kerala Sadhya. Sarkara Varatti is also known as ”Sarkkara Upperi” or ”Jaggery Coated Banana Chips”. Sarkara Varatti is prepared by chopping bananas into thick pieces, deep fried and then mixed into melted jaggery.

For the sadhya Sarkara Varatti is a must side dish. These days because of the unawareness of how to prepare Sarkkara Upperi, people just buy it from the shop. This time, lets have some difference and prepare it at home. This way you will get good quality Sarkkara Upperi for sadhya.

Check out how to prepare spicy kerala style sarkkara varatti at home. Do try this Quick and Easy Snack Recipe!

Ingredients

  • Raw Plantain (pacha ethakka) - 2 medium
  • Jaggery (sarkara) - 250 gm
  • Ground dried ginger (chukkupodi) -1/2 tsp
  • Grond cardamaom (elakka podi) -1/2 tsp
  • Rice flour - 2 tsp
  • Water - 1/2 cup
  • Coconut oil - 2 cup

Method

Step 1

Peel the banana. Slit the banana lengthwise and cut it into 1/4" pieces.

Step 2

Heat coconut oil in a pan. Add the plantain pieces and fry until it is crispy. Transfer the fried pieces in to a tissue paper and let it cool.

Step 3

In a thick bottomed pan heat jaggery and 1/2 cup of water till jaggery melts. Strain this to removes any impurities.

Step 4

Now reheat the strained syrup on a low to medium heat, stirring frequently till it reaches a thick consistency. Remove from heat and add the dried ginger and cardamom powder to them and mix well

Step 5

Add the fried and cooled plantain pieces into the jaggery syrup and mix well. Finally just sprinkle the rice flour.

Step 6

Tasty Homemade Sarkara Varatti is ready to be served. Enjoy!!!

Average Member Rating

(5 / 5)

5 5 2
Rate this recipe

2 people rated this recipe

3,192

Related Recipes:
  • French Toast With Mango Sauce Recipe / Breakfast Snack

    French Toast With Mango Sauce Recipe – Tasty Snack Recipe

  • Crispy Paneer Balls Recipe - Tasty & Healthy Snack Recipe - Easy Kerala Snacks

    Crispy Paneer Balls Recipe – Tasty & Healthy Snack Recipe

  • Vandakka Varutharachathu Recipe - Quick Onam Special Kerala Recipe - Kerala Style Vandakka Varutharacha Curry

    Vandakka Varutharachathu Recipe – വറുത്തരച്ച വെണ്ടക്ക കറി – Onam Special Recipe – Kerala Style Vendakka Varutharacha Curry

  • Kiwi Mango Layered Smoothie Recipe / Tasty Dish

    Kiwi Mango Layered Smoothie Recipe – Healthy Fruit Smoothie

  • Boneless chicken tikka recipe – Chicken tikka with Veggies in Cooking Range Oven

    Boneless Chicken Tikka with Veggies in Cooking Range Oven – Chicken Tikka Recipe

Recent Recipes

Leave a Reply

Get more recipes and cooking tips
in your inbox
It's FREE!!!

Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting recipes and cooking tips to your email inbox.