Crispy Cauliflower Fritters Recipe With Parsnip: An Amazing Appetizer or Side Dish Recipe by Sujata Gazder

Appetizers Side Dishes
2 years ago

Crispy Cauliflower Fritters Recipe With Parsnip: An Amazing Appetizer or Side Dish Recipe

I ate this amazing cauliflower fritter recipe at the restaurant Saar in the Big Apple recently. This appetizer recipe is a crispy package with a warm, soft and oh-so-delicious inside! I loved it. I hope you do, too.

Cuisine: Indian
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes


  • 1 cauliflower, cut into florets
  • 1 parsnip, chopped
  • 1 cup shredded fontina cheese
  • 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon freshly grated ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 2 - 3 ground green chilis (optional)
  • 1 cup vegetable oil, for frying

Here's how to  make it: 

  1. Boil the cauliflower and parsnip until soft. Mash roughly. Add the remaining ingredients, season with salt and pepper, and mix well. 
  2. Heat the oil in a pan. When hot (but not smoking) drop a small ice cream scoop of mixture in pan. Flatten the top of the dollop with the back of the scoop. Once you have a nice golden brown crust on that side flip. Serve warm with a tangy cranberry chutney, a mint-cilantro chutney or sour cream – or eat plain.

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community and follow us on Facebook to get recipes in your newsfeed daily. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.

Garlic Powder $3 & Up
Onion Powder $3 & Up
Vegetable Oil $2 & Up
Skillets $10 & Up

Chef's Easy Zucchini Fritters Recipe With Refreshing Lemon Yogurt Dipping Sauce

This Crunchy Corn Fritters Recipe Is a Fun Way to Eat Your Veggies (20 Minutes)

Crispy Clam Cakes Recipe: New England Clam Cakes Are the Perfect Bite

Whole Baked Garlic Parmesan Cauliflower Recipe Impresses With Minimal Effort

Elisa Schmitz
My goodness, Sujata Gazder , this sounds absolutely amazing. I love cauliflower and am always looking for fresh ways to prepare it. Thank you for the wonderful recipe (so easy, too)! #yum
Sujata Gazder
You're very welcome :)
Love the two cheeses. Sounds delish. 😋
Sujata Gazder
Me too! And the parmesan cheese from Whole Foods has a great delicate flavor that doesn't overpower the fritter.

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Crustless Spinach & Feta Casserole Pie Recipe Is Greek Greatness

Ground Beef Gravy Recipe With Mashed Potatoes (6 Ingredients, 15 Minutes)

Savory Mediterranean Spinach & Cheese Muffins Recipe (25 Minutes)

Crispy Baked Fish Sticks Recipe Is Family Pleasin' In 20 Minutes