July 25, 2021

Simple Cucur Bawang

Make this easy peasy onion fritters for a simple, light weekend snack. Perfect with tea and some sweet and spicy chilli sauce.

Light and easy!

Simple Cucur Bawang

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Serves: 3-4 Prep Time: Cooking Time:
Nutrition facts: calories fat
Rating: 5.0/5
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1 cup flour
1 onion, chopped
3 dried chillies, crushed
Salt to taste
1/2 Tsp turmeric
Cold water, as needed


1. Mix flour, salt and turmeric powder with cold water (as needed) to make a thick and smooth paste.

2. Add in the chopped onions and dried chillies and mix well.

3. Heat oil and spoon dollops of the batter in. Fry for 3 – 5 minutes until golden and crispy.

4. Serve hot!


Cold water makes the fritters crispy. Add some anchovies or dried prawns to the batter for a more savoury version.

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