For the Falafel Mix:

  • Chickpea, soaked 500 g
  • Broad beans, split and soaked 1 kg
  • Onion, white 200 g
  • Garlic, diced 50 g
  • Chilli’s red 10 g
  • Falafel spice 30 g
  • Parsley, finely chopped 40 g
  • Coriander, seeds 10 g
  • Salt 20 g
  • Bicarbonate soda 20 g

Cheese Stuffed:

  • Cheddar cheese, cubes 100 g
  • Frying oil

Indian Spiced.

  • Curry Paste 100 g
  • Curry, leaves 5 g
  • Coriander leaves, chopped 10 g

Sweet Potato:

  • Sweet Potato, grated 300 g
  • Kale, blanched and chopped 50 g
  1. For the Falafel Mix:

    • Blend all ingredients together in a food processor, add some water to form a paste like texture.
    • Separate into 3 portions. 2 portions of 750g and 1 portion of 375g (this one is for the sweet potato).
  2. Cheese Stuffed:

    • Take one batch of (750g) mix and fill the falafel shaper half way, then add the cheese cube and cover with more falafel mix the,
    • Fry in frying oil at 180°C till golden brown, basically when it floats its ready.
  3. Indian Spiced.

    • Take the second mix (750g) and stir in the curry paste, curry leaves and coriander leaves.
    • Shape the falafels and fry.
  4. Sweet Potato:

    • Take the final mix (350g) and stir in the sweet potato and kale. Shape the falafel and fry.
  5. Plating:

    • Arrange the falafels in a platter and serve with tahina dip.