Makes about 10-12.
Mix all the vegetables and cilantro with the chickpea flour. Add some water and bring it to the consistency of pancake batter. Add the red chili powder, turmeric, cumin and salt. Leave sit for a few minutes. Heat a non-stick pan or a cast iron pan, add a teaspoon of oil and spread all over. Over medium heat, pour the batter and spread it into a round pancake shape. Drizzle a teaspoon oil around the batter. Cook until lightly browned on both sides.
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