Money Bag Pie

15,365

234

23

Introduction: Money Bag Pie

About: Mom of 2 kids, Food Blogger, Foodie :)

Money bag Pie.. It is stuffed with (not pennies :p) savory filling.. It looks as well as tastes so great.. It's definitely a crowd pleaser dish :)

Step 1: Ingredients

Ingredients for dough

1 cup all purpose flour

2 tbsp oil

1/4 tsp Salt

1 tsp sesame seeds (optional)

1/2 to 3/4 cup of lukewarm water

**********************************************

Ingredients for filling

1 large potato or 2 medium size potato, boiled and mashed

1 medium size onion, chopped

1/4 cup carrot, shredded

1 tsp garlic, chopped

1 tbsp fennel seed

1/2 tsp chilli powder

1/4 tsp turmeric powder

1 tbsp oil

Salt to taste

********************************************

Some APF for dusting

7 no of spring onion , cut it like thread to tie the money bag

Oil for deep frying

Step 2: Dough Preparation

Take all dry ingredients in a bowl, combine all together.

Add oil and half cup of water and mix until it attain dough consistency. Add little water if i'ts dry. If It is sticky, add some flour.

cling wrap the dough and let it sit until usage.

Step 3: Filling Preparation

Take mashed boiled potatoes in medium bowl.

Add chilli, turmeric powder and salt. Mix until incorporated.

Heat oil in pan on medium flame. Add garlic, fennel seeds and saute for 15 sec.

Add onion and carrot. Saute until it turned to soft.

Add potato mixture and mix well. Close the lid and cook for 5 minutes over low flame.

Turn off the flame. Let it cool for sometime.

Step 4: Making Money Bag Pie

Take the dough and divide it into 8 equal portions.

Dust the floor with some All Purpose flour. Take one portion and roll it into thin disc using rolling pin.

Spoon some fillings in the center of rolled dough. gather the edges and tie with spring onion thread.

Repeat the same process for rest of the dough.

Step 5: Frying Pies

Heat oil for deep frying over medium flame. Once the oil is heated, carefully drop the money bag into the oil.

Fry until it turn to golden brown color in all sides. Drain excess oil using paper tissue.

Serve them with Mint chutney or Ketchup.

Pi Day Challenge 2016

Runner Up in the
Pi Day Challenge 2016

Big or Small Challenge

Participated in the
Big or Small Challenge

Be the First to Share

    Recommendations

    • The 1000th Contest

      The 1000th Contest
    • Modify It Speed Challenge

      Modify It Speed Challenge
    • Battery Powered Contest

      Battery Powered Contest

    23 Discussions

    0
    livewire1943
    livewire1943

    4 years ago

    Everything is so healthy, until you get to the part about deep fat frying. Have you ever tried baking these? Oh, and maybe whole wheat flour, or at least part whole wheat.

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    instead of frying, you can bake these.. set oven to 175 c. brush with some beaten eggs on outer side of dough and bake until golden brown.. you can replace all purpose flour with some whole wheat flour too.. tats healthy indeed.. thanks :)

    0
    dzdq1f
    dzdq1f

    4 years ago

    What about adding meat?

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    for the filling, numerous options are der.. prepare meat filling and stuff.. I'm sure it 'll b yumm..

    0
    dnalrahc
    dnalrahc

    4 years ago

    Wow these are super ! I added cooked ground pork to the potatoes and deep fried , dipped in hot mustard ... so good . I have also steamed these little bags of goodness , came out pretty much like a steamed dumpling .

    Thank you so very much for posting this I will use your recipe to create !

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    thank you so much :) I am super glad tat u liked it... these can be cook by conventional oven too.. just brush with some egg on outer side of dough and bake until golden brown.. for the stuffing, we have numerous options.. I'm also planning to try with minced meat next time..

    0
    billbillt
    billbillt

    4 years ago

    great idea

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    Thanks :)

    0
    wanza
    wanza

    4 years ago

    Could make fruit pies like this dont you think?

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    it will come out well with Apple, cinnamon an sugar.. I doubt about juicy fruits like berries..

    0
    jonahjoe2002
    jonahjoe2002

    4 years ago

    If you had a Star Wars themed party you could easily decorate them to look like bb8 droids

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    that's really great idea.. I dint think abt it.. thanks :)

    0
    Mihsin
    Mihsin

    4 years ago

    Great idea, I'll add some potatos.

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    Thanks

    0
    gkist
    gkist

    4 years ago

    -Massa crocante, eu já havia feito em 1995.

    -Muito Expor bom Voce.

    Forte abraço.

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    Thanks

    0
    Gregbot
    Gregbot

    4 years ago

    Nice!

    0
    Bhawya
    Bhawya

    Reply 4 years ago

    Thank you

    0
    Mihsin
    Mihsin

    4 years ago

    Great idea, I'll add some potatos.

    0
    Mihsin
    Mihsin

    4 years ago

    Great idea, I'll add some potatos.