Citrus Baked samosa recipe – the way to all hearts


“A diabetes patient can eat chocolate” What!! If this is your expression I must tell you something good. Since it has a lower amount of carbs the sugar levels are not affected.”

Shopping around in the local market and instantly you feel hungry. You just want something quick to gobble. Sounds something relevant to you? What have you done? In spite of a diet, you are left with a solution to grab unhealthy Indian street food. But, how about a quick bite of baked samosa recipe that does not disturbs calories too much?

This perfect pyramid-shaped stuffed pastry can be another name of wholesomeness. Samosa is usually stuffed with mashed potatoes, peas, and pomegranate seeds. It is a popular street food in India. Let us, therefore, explore the world of popular Indian street food today. Pass the Punjabi Aaloo Samosa or broccoli samosa and dig your teeth in the sweet invention. Kids will definitely like them more than their parents!

Samosa packed with creamy chocolate steals the heart. Children are fond of chocolate. Mom loves Samosa. Would you like to bake the crispy samosas at home and expect the same deliciousness?

Why should you follow this baked samosa recipe?

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The prime reason is it is filled with the goodness of chocolate.

• Chocolate has always attracted children and adults. Besides its flavorful taste, chocolate has many health benefits.

• It is dessert and snack that satisfies the desire for sugar.

It’s a baked pastry recipe first of all! Indeed worth a try!

Furthermore, you’re now free from troublesome fried fatty food, which forces your heart to do more work.

Check out this Baked samosa recipe which we will make keeping health at top:


  • All-purpose flour ¾ cup
  • Wheat flour ¼ cup
  • Clarified butter (low fat) ½ cup
  • Baking powder 1 tsp
  • Fennel seeds 2 tsp
  • Chocolate chips 1 cup
  • Water 2 cup
  • Sugar 1 cup
  • Grated Orange peels
  • Orange essence Few drops
  • Ghee for brushing


Make dough for the samosa recipe:

• Firstly, combine the all-purpose flour, wheat flour, clarified butter, baking powder, and fennel in a broad bowl. Use your fingers to blend it into a crumbly texture.

• Add water to bring all together into a nice tight and smooth dough. Cover with a cheesecloth holding it aside for 15 minutes.


• Mix dark chocolate chips and some orange shreds in a bowl. (Orange and chocolate is a heavenly combination. You can bet over this any day!)preparation_Baked_samosa_dough

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• Divide the previously kept dough into small equal size balls. For the samosa sheet or wrapper, roll out the samosa dough balls into a 4-inch diameter circle with a rolling pin.

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• Split the circle into two. Make a conical shape and fill the cavity with a spoonful of choco-chips and orange shred mix.

• Seal it to give perfect triangle shape. Finally, place them on a lined baking tray 2” apart from other. Brush them with ghee.

• Preheat the oven to 150° C or 300 ° F.

• Bake the samosa at the given temperature till golden brown. This takes between 15-20 minutes.

And, here is another twist to your baked decadent snack…

Baked_samosa_recipe_chocolate• To make it more adorable we will coat baked triangles with orange-flavored sugar syrup. Light the gas. Heat the water and sugar in a saucepan. Add the shredded orange peels and heat until the sugar melts.

*To enhance the flavor of the syrup, you can add few drops of orange essence.

• As the final step of the baked samosa recipe dip the samosas in lukewarm sugar syrup and place them on the platter. Drizzle homemade chocolate sauce over them before serving.

Chocolaty Paybacks for all

• The chocolates contain the disease-fighting compounds, flavonoids, that reduce the risk of heart stroke. So, what chocolate is best for your health? It’s not about brands; it’s about the number of cocoa solids.

• Chocolate relaxes blood vessels to keep blood pressure at check.

• It attacks cholesterol so as to reduce LDL (the cunning fat!).

• What dark chocolate does to the brain is inevitable now. Along with many beneficial compounds, it contains Theobromine. It helps in supplying energy to brain cells, thus stimulating brain activity. Thus, it improves memory. That is why 70% of cocoa composed chocolate is effective in fighting dementia.

Percentage of cocoa solids in different types of chocolates

• White chocolate- 5-7%

• Dark chocolate- 50- 70%

• Unsweetened cocoa powder- 88-96%

They have aphrodisiac properties but not all fingers are alike. Dark chocolate with a least 50% cocoa composition is worth counting on. It contains a greater amount of flavonoids than the counter siblings.

The exclusive benefit of chocolate for adults:

Chocolate has undying bonding with sensuality. You can undoubtedly count on it for one of the best foods for sex life. The antioxidants and caffeine raise blood flow to the organs and increase libido. Thus, you get the same “feel good” sensation as the popular buttered rum. Try our traditional buttered rum recipe to celebrate special moments.

Benefits a woman should look at: 

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It makes you look younger. Cocoa beans are rich in antioxidant flavanol which reduces the damage to cells. If you go for a chocolate facial once every month it rejuvenates skin like nothing else in the world.

The European Food Safety Authority standardized the safe limit for consuming. Two and a half grams of cocoa powder or 10 grams of dark chocolate per day is safe. Chocolate filled baked samosa is one of the popular items of every good restaurant. So, why not make it at home with the common ingredients available in your kitchen! Gobble this innovative blend of flavors. Also, do not forget to share this mouthwatering party snack idea with your friends!

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