Let's Make  Authentic Falafel

This Mess Is Ours Recipe 

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Falafel is a cornerstone of the Mediterranean diet. That crisp, delicious shell encapsulating a warm, tender and green fluffy center is something from the heavens.

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Here's What You Need

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INgredients

Chickpeas, ground spices, garlic, onion, cilantro, and parsley

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Grind Ingredients

Feed through the meat grinder or food processor in small batches until everything has been ground.

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Add More flavor

Mix the lemon zest, cayenne, salt, and black pepper.

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Shape falafel

Roll a small amount of the mixture into a walnut sized ball or a small patty with your hands

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Cook Falafel

Heat oil in dutch oven to 360F-275F. Fry falafel balls for 2-3 mins each. Sprinkle with salt.

Why using a meat grinder will make the BEST falafel:

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Authentic falafel recipes use meat grinders

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Keeps falafel light and airy

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Helps make ingredients stick together and not fall apart

"The flavor and texture of falafel astounded me. The dish was perfectly crunchy on the outside and soft in the middle. "

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