Palak Kofta /Spinach Meatballs Recipe

A healthy take on my fav meatballs...I love meatballs since childhood mom used to always make meatballs/ball curry once aweek ..this a healthy take on the same meatball  i have added palak/spinach puree to the meatballs/kofta which gives this koftas a lovely colour and also adds to the nutrients...
These palak kofta/meatballs are so yumm that they disappear  quickly..They make  a lovely snack and can be also seved as a starter in parties.
These palak koftas/spinach meatballs are crisp from out and soft melt in mouth inside

250 gms mince
1 onion grated
5-6 garlic cloves
1 inch ginger
1/2 cup blanched spinach
 1/2 cup coriander leaves
 1-2tbsp pudina/mint leaves
3 -4 green chillies
4-5 pepper
1 tsp garam msala powder
1 egg
1 tsp gram flour
1 boiled potato
oil to shallow fry


  • Boil the potato,grate or mash it and keep aside.
  • Blanch a small bunch of palak /spinach and puree it
  • In a grinder /mixer add ,onion green chilli,ginger ,,mint garlic coriander leaves , black pepper , and grind
  • Then add mince ,garam masala powder and salt
  • And grind till all is combined
  • Now add  palak puree,egg ,boiled potato ,besan and  1 tsp lime juice/as needed and mix well.
  • Keep it in the fridge for 30 minutes
  • Heat oil in a  pan to shallow fry
  • Once oil is hot add kofta  and shallow fry till golden brown
  • You can even use Appe pan to fry
  • Serve hot as a starter with ketchup or any dip.

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  1. wow this is super cool snack for aftaar :) ramzan is over no worries i will make in eid :D thanks for sharing glori Love

  2. U always rock with such beautiful combinations of non Veg items.. Love this finger licking snack. I will try soon. Thanks for sharing it dear

  3. Delicious looking koftas, love the addition of palak...

  4. Great innovative recipe ...beautifully pairing spinach and meat....!!!

  5. Lovely combo, nice with spinach and meat. Love the crispy crunchiness.

  6. I love these meatballs.. Spinach is the queen here, i think!!