Falafel street food made by Frankie Calenza
Another installment of the popular Struggle Meals from Tastemade.  Chef Frankie Calenza (Frankies Instagram) creates yet another amazing set of recipes that YOU can make on the cheap. It tastes great and is easy on the pocket book. Lets dive right in!
Want to make the Falafel from the Video? Well here is the shopping list!

• 2 cups garbanzo beans, soaked overnight
• 1 medium yellow onion, grated
• 1 cup parsley, finely chopped
• 2 teaspoons kosher salt
• 1 teaspoon black pepper
• 1 teaspoon cumin
• 2 teaspoons baking powder
• 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
• 3 cups vegetable oil
• 2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh mint
• 2 tablespoons finely chopped parsley
• Zest and juice of 1 lemon
• 1 cup plain nonfat Greek yogurt
• 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
• 3 cloves garlic, grated
• 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
• 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
• 3 cups romaine lettuce, chopped
• 1 large red onion, thinly sliced
• 3 Roma tomatoes, cubed
• 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
• 1 tablespoon extra-virgin oil
• 4 pitas, cut into wedges, to serve

Be sure to check the video for directions or click throught to Facebook and use the first comment on the post!


Frankie Calenza is the amazing chef.

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