What does a falafel consist of?
Main Ingredients in Falafel
Chickpeas are naturally rich in proteins, soluble fibres, and are a complex carbohydrate. Falafels generally contain a range of herbs, spices and other ingredients, such as onion, parsley, coriander, garlic purée, cumin, black pepper, flour and vegetable oil.
Is falafel vegan?
Falafel is almost always vegan. But they’re often served in a wrap and the sauces added may not be vegan as they are sometimes yogurt based. But the falafels themselves are vegan.
How do you make a falafel ball stick together?
If they still won’t hold together, you can try adding 2-3 tbsp of flour or chickpea flour to the mixture. If they still won’t hold, add 1-2 eggs to the mix. This should fix any issues you are having.