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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Easy Appetizer Curried Rice Balls Recipe

Curry also means a spiced sauce cooked with your choice of meats and vegetables usually eaten with rice or flat breads like roti or naan. 

Easy Appetizer Curried Rice Balls Recipe

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Easy Appetizer Curried Rice Balls Recipe

South Africa, the Afrikaner word for curry is ‘Kerrie’, West Africa ‘Korri’ is Yoruba for curry and curry is pronounced ‘Inweta’ in Nigerian Igbo. 

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2 large eggs

2 cups of cooked white rice

2 tablespoons of butter

2 teaspoons ground curry

Pepper and salt to taste

Oil for frying


Add all ingredients except one egg into a large bowl and mix well. Form into balls and beat remaining egg and dip balls into egg. Fry curry balls to a golden brown. Drain on a paper towel and serve warm.

Easy Appetizer for Curried Rice Balls

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