Capsicum (शिमला मिर्च) Chips and Nachos
Crispy Capsicum Chips Recipe
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The health benefits of capsicum include relief from stomach issues, back pain, muscle spasms, headaches, cancer, skin aging, peptic ulcers, menopausal problems, lower risk of cardiovascular diseases, and diabetes.

It has anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties, and may also provide relief from pain related to arthritis. Capsicum also helps with fibromyalgia and psoriasis.

Total Time (Minutes): 20
  • 2 cups Capsicum rings
  • 1/2 cup plain flour (maida)
  • 5 tbsp cornflour
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper (kalimirch)
  • salt to taste
  • 3/4 cup water
  • Oil for deep-frying
  • Chaat masala for sprinkling

  1. Heat the oil in a deep non-stick pan, dip a few capsicum rings in the batter and drop them in hot oil and deep-fry on a medium flame till they turn golden brown in colour from all the sides.
  2. Drain on an absorbent paper.
  3. Sprinkle little chaat masala evenly over them and serve immediately.