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Ainsley Harriott's Foolproof Falafels

Submitted by Julie Sutton 11 June 2009

Serve with a cucumber yoghurt sauce and pitta bread



225g dried Chickpeas soaked overnight,1 tsp salt,1 tsp baking powder,1tsp cumin seeds,1 tsp ground coriander,1/2 tsp cayenne pepper,1 garlic clove crushed,2 tbsp chopped parsley,1/2 lemon juice only,vegetable oil,


Drain chickpeas and place in a food processor with salt, baking powder, cumin, coriander, cayenne, garlic, parsley and lemon juice. Whizz until finely chopped. Put in fridge for a couple of hours (or even overnight) for the flavours to develop.
Heat oil in a pan
Shape mixture into small balls and fry until golden brown
Bake in oven till golden brown

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