Cumin-Scented Samosas with Mint Raita

  • KellysGirl Posted: 10/19/09
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    These were incredible! This time I used pillbury seemless dough because I couldn't find puff pastry or phylo. Bad grocery store....at any rate, they were a HIT. Everyone loved the dough. Yum yum yum. I did follow the recipe exactly as it was with the amount of spice, etc. Perfection!

  • Xtal74 Posted: 01/02/11
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    Very delicious, though time-consuming to make! I made them for a party, and people really liked them. I loved the flavor from the combination of spices, and the texture contrast of soft insides and crispy outsides.

  • crusnock Posted: 11/20/10
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    Full of flavor! We folded the phyllo sheets in thirds instead of halves, to make them more of a finger-food appetizer. Instead of the raita, we served with store-bought tamarind-date chutney and mango chutney.

  • Clobberella422 Posted: 12/22/11
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    These were really good. I did use a bit more spice in the filling than called for, as I preferred it cumin flavored rather than just cumin scented. I also used puff pastry instead of filo to save time, and the results, I think, were superior to what they would have been had I used the filo. I think I'd try it with sweet potatoes instead of regular potatoes next time for a different taste. These made a nice accompaniment to the CL Vegetable & Chickpea Curry.

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