Best Frozen Snacks in India For A Diwali Party

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Best Frozen Snacks in India For A Diwali Party

Planning an upcoming Diwali party at home? Grab these packs of Frozen snacks for quick snacking and zero prep-time.

With festivities just around the corner, we all have started to prep up for the upcoming Diwali party at our home. From decorating pretty corners to playing cards to enjoying good food, Diwali calls for celebration time

Parties are incomplete without the addition of delicious snack options. With good food around, the vibe of the party is set. Frozen snacks is the first thing that comes to our mind if you are looking for quick to prepare snacks. All you need to do is open the pack, fry the contents and  get delicious snacks ready in no time. 

With brands bringing up new varieties of Frozen snacks, you are sure to get spoiled for choice. We have listed the best party snacks that you can add to your Diwali party menu. All the listed snacks are reviewed and recommended by us. Read on below our list of the best Frozen snacks in India. 

For some delectable snack options for your Diwali party, we have curated a list of 10 delicious Frozen snacks that must be on your party menu list.

1. Chicken Seekh Kebab

Venky's Chicken Sheek Kabab

Seekh Kebab is a non-veg lover’s delight. Juicy and flavorful seekh kebabs make them a great party snack option. Seekh kebabs can be prepared using either mutton or chicken as meat. 

We reviewed different brands offering Chicken Seekh Kebab and loved how delicious Venky’s Chicken Seekh Kebab turned out. Full of meat and flavors, Venky’s Chicken Seekh Kebab is a must try. 

Features

  • The price of a 500 gm pack of Venky’s Chicken Seekh Kebab is Rs. 310/-.
  • The shelf life of the product is six months from the date of manufacture. 
  • It is low in calories.
  • You can cook it on a tawa or in an oven.  
  • The ingredients include egg which acts as a binder together with the breadcrumbs.

Why is it Recommended?

  • Contains well balanced seasoning that is not overpowering
  • The pieces of onions adds a delicious texture to these kebabs
  • The chicken seekh kebabs are thick and chunky.
  • The juicy, meaty flavor is a win-win.

Price 

The price of a 500 gm pack of Chicken Seekh Kebab  is INR 310.

2. Mediterranean Chicken Kebabs

itc master chef mediterranean chicken kebab

A must-have snack option on your Diwali party menu are the ITC Mediterranean Chicken Kebabs. Juicy and flavorful, these will be an instant hit among your guests. The dominant flavor of black pepper will be loved by spice lovers. 

Features

  • The price of a 210 gm pack of these kebabs is Rs. 170/-.
  • The shelf life of the product is nine months from the date of packaging. 
  • There are approximately 15 pieces of the chicken kebabs inside the 210 gm pack.
  • It contains no preservatives. 
  • You can either cook these on a tawa, bake them or air-fry. 

Why is it Recommended?

  • The pieces of kebabs had a uniform shape.
  • These kebabs are juicy and tasty. 
  • The addition of onions and capsicum adds to the deliciousness. 
  • The wholesome flavor of chicken combined with the correct proportions of spices is lip smacking.

Price

The price of a 210 gm pack of Mediterranean Chicken Kebabs is Rs. 170/-.

3.  Paneer Nuggets

amul happy treats masala paneer nuggets

Nuggets are small chicken, meat or paneer filled snacks coated with breadcrumbs which are fried until crispy.  If you are planning a vegetarian starter menu at home, paneer nuggets will make for a perfect addition to your list. 

We reviewed Amul Masala Paneer Nuggets and rated the product based on taste, texture and appearance. The flavor of fresh tasting paneer was loved and this snack will turn out to be a hit in your party. 

Features

  • A 300 gm pack of Amul Masala Paneer Nuggets is priced at Rs. 160. 
  • It comes in a resealable plastic bag making it easy to store after use.
  • It is made using Amul products. 
  • It is best before 24 months from the date of manufacturing.

Why is it Recommended?

  • These paneer nuggets were flavorful in every bite. 
  • The outer layer had the perfect crunch
  • We loved the crumbled paneer filling that tasted fresh. 
  • It includes tiny bits of onion pieces that elevated the crunchiness of the paneer nuggets.
  • We loved the well balanced seasoning which was not bland. 

Price

The 300 gm pack of Amul Masala Paneer Nuggets is priced at Rs. 160/-. It contains 15 pieces of the nuggets and a premade green chutney. 

4.  Veggie Kebabs

ITC Beetroot Kebab (5)

Kebabs are a common snack item that we find in parties and are loved by many. If you are planning to add a healthy snack in your party menu, we recommend you to try ITC Master Chef Achaari Beetroot KebabAdd these kebabs to your party menu for a delicious twist. Give those potato and paneer frozen snacks a miss and try these Beetroot Kebabs. 

Features

  • These kebabs can be cooked using three different methods – on a tawa, baking them or air-frying them.
  • The 210 gm pack includes 15 pieces of the kebab. 
  • It comes packed in a tray that keeps them unbroken.
  • The shelf life of these kebabs is 15 months from the date of packaging. 
  • You can prepare these kebabs using three different methods as mentioned on the pack. 

Why is it Recommended?

  • These beetroot kebabs are full of flavor and are spiced well.
  • It is an ideal party snack option for vegetarians 
  • We liked how neatly the kebabs were placed. 
  • It is a preservative free and low fat snack. 

Price

The price of a 210 gm pack of ITC Beetroot Kebab is Rs. 130/-. 

5.  Samosa

goeld frozen samosas

Samosa is the most popular party snack option. It is hard to say a no to a piping hot samosa. Serve it along with green chutney and then there is no stopping. With Goeld Frozen Samosas, you do not have to spend time making these from scratch.  This pack of Punjabi samosa will be a hit on your party menu.

Features

  • The 600 gm pack of Goeld Punjabi Samosa includes 15 pieces. 
  • You can either deep-fry or air-fry these samosas. 
  • It comes packed in a tray with the plastic cover on. 
  • It includes three different chutneys – sweet tamarind, lehsun chutney and hari chutney. 

Why is it Recommended?

  • These samosas have a delicious filling of aloo and matar.  
  • The outer covering is flavored with salt and ajwain
  • Contains balanced levels of salt
  • Perfect for those looking for a no chilli frozen snack option. 

Price

A 600 gram box containing 15 medium sized samosas is priced at Rs 165/-.

Not a fan of the traditional aloo samosa? Here’s a corn and cheese mini-samosa variant we loved.

6.  Cheese Poppons

Amul Cheese Poppons

If you plan to add a few cheesy yet crunchy snacks to your party menu list, Amul has got you that snack. Amul Cheese Poppons with the perfect shape, crunchy outer layer and delicious tastes delicious. The highlight of these poppons is the generous filling of paneer and cheese.  Give it a try and thank us later. 

Features

  • The 300 gm pack of Amul Cheese Poppons is priced at Rs. 160/-
  • Amul Cheese Poppons is made using Amul products.
  • The product is best before 12 months from the date of manufacturing, if stored in temperature < -18 degrees centigrade. 
  • The 300 gm pack includes a pack of 40 gm chutney inside.
  • 12 pieces are included in the 300 gm pack.

Why is it Recommended?

  • It turns out to be perfectly crispy after deep-frying.
  • It comes in a resealable pouch pack that makes it convenient to store after every use. 
  • These Cheese Poppons did not soak up excess oil while frying.
  • It is filled with flavors and contains a spicy touch of green chillies. 

Price

The 300gm pack of Amul Cheese Poppons is priced at Rs. 160/-

7.  Aloo Tikki

mccain aloo tikki

Who doesn’t love potato based snacks? Aloo tikki is one such popular option that pairs well between two layers of bun. When it comes to aloo tikki, we recommend you to buy McCain Aloo Tikki.  

McCain Aloo Tikki with that authentic taste of tikki together with a crisp outer layer will leave you asking for more.  We reviewed the product on different aspects including taste, texture and flavor. 

Features

  • A 760 gm of McCain Aloo Tikki is priced at Rs. 162/-
  • It comes in a pouch pack 
  • The product is vegetarian 

Why is it Recommended?

  • The texture of the McCain Aloo Tikki is spot on 
  • It contains balanced and fresh flavors 
  • On frying, the tikkis turned crispy and had a perfect golden brown color. 
  • The flavors of garlic and spice are mild.  

Price

A 760 gm pack of McCain Aloo Tikki costs around INR 162/-.  

For a detailed review, check out McCain Aloo Tikki review.

8.  Hara Bhara Kebab

itc master chef hara bhara kebab

No party is complete without the inclusion of kebabs. ITC’s Hara Bhara Kebab won our hearts. It had the perfect texture and contained a balanced amount of seasoning. Despite being a packaged food, we liked the fact that the vegetables did not taste artificial. 

A must have addition to your vegetarian party snacks. 

Features

  • The 210 gm pack of ITC Hara Bhara Kebab includes approximately 15 pieces. 
  • It is priced at Rs. 130/-
  • You can cook these kebabs using three methods – on tawa, bake them or in an air-fryer
  • The kebabs are placed in a tray that prevents them from sticking to each other 

Why is it Recommended?

  • It contains no added preservatives
  • The pieces of kebabs inside though small but were thick in shape
  • The spices and seasoning are not overpowering. They are balanced 
  • Despite cooking them on tawa, they turned out to be super crisp
  • It is a kid-friendly snack option  

Price

Rs. 130/- is the price for a 210 gm pack of ITC Hara Bhara Kebab. 

9.  Reshmi Kebab

Blue Flame Reshmi Kebab (3)

If you are planning a non-veg snack menu for your Diwali party, these reshmi kebab must be on the list. Blue Flame Chicken Reshmi Kebab has a delicious flavor and was a hit in our review test. Quick to prepare and juicy in taste, these are a must in your Diwali party. 

Features

  • The price for a 240 gm pack of Blue Flame Chicken Reshmi Kebab is Rs. 185. 
  • The 240 gm pack includes eight pieces of the reshmi kebab.
  • These kebabs are made using skinless chicken. 
  • There is no need to thaw the kebabs before cooking.  

Why is it Recommended?

  • These kebabs do not contain any preservatives and stabilizers.
  • It has a smooth and silky texture. 
  • The kebabs retained their shape during the cooking process. 
  • It contains a burst of flavors wherein the taste of garlic and black pepper feels dominant. 

Price

The 240 gm bag of Blue Flame Chicken Reshmi Kebab is worth Rs. 185/-

10.  Dahi Tikki

Amul Happy Treats ready to cook

If you are looking to add a dahi based snack option, Amul Dahi Tikki will not disappoint you. These tikkis with the infusion of curd is sure to take your taste buds to the next level. Add these to your party menu and your guests are sure to ask for more.

Features

  • Amul Dahi Tikki comes in a resealable pouch pack making it convenient to store after every use.
  • The 300 gm pack of Amul Dahi Tikki contains 40 gm pre-made mint chutney.
  • The shelf life of the tikkis is 12 months from the date of manufacture.
  • It requires no thawing before cooking.

Why is it Recommended?

  • The pieces of tikkis are well round in shape and generously coated with breadcrumbs.
  • The chutney adds a refreshing minty flavor to these tikkis and adds to the deliciousness. 
  •  The dahi was mildly sour and had a similar taste to homemade dahi.

Price

A 300 gm pack of Amul Dahi Tikki is priced at Rs.130/- 

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some interesting FAQs on Best Frozen Snacks

1. Which is the most popular frozen snack in India?

The most popular and addictive frozen snack in India are French Fries. There are so many innovative ways to serve fries at parties, with chaat masala, loaded with cheese or even blanketed under a layer of schezwan. The versatility of this snack is great.

2. Which is the best frozen snack brand in India?

We cannot really pin point on which brand is the best. That being said, products by McCain, Amul, ITC, and Godrej are extremely popular with the masses. Other brands like Sumeru, Prasuma, Safal, Handi and Blue Flame are also have an ardent fan following. 

3. What is the price range of frozen snacks in India?

The price for frozen snacks is influenced by different factors including the quantity and the region. Ideally, the price range for frozen snacks in India ranges between Rs. 50 – Rs. 250/-.

Final Words

Here we have got you a list of the best frozen snacks in India that you must give a try. With good food around, the excitement of attending any Diwali party doubles. 

We have recommended the above snack options based on our review process that will help you in making a better decision. 

Let us know in the comments below which frozen snack have you tried?

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