Jaggery Banana Chips / Sharkara Varatti (500g)
A favourite snack with people of all ages, Kerala Jaggery Banana Chips are dried, fried slices of bananas coated with jaggery. They are a quick, convenient, affordable source of energy to ward off your hunger pangs.
- Unripe bananas are deep-fried in coconut oil to make these crispy chips. The tasty snack is prepared without using any artificial colour or added flavour.
- Also known as Sharkara Upperi, they are also served in sadya meal as part of Onam celebrations. Chips from jack fruits, tapioca and potatoes are also popular in Kerala.
- The chips may be coated with masala or jaggery to form spicy or sweet variations.