Gothumai Paniyaram/Wheat paniyaram

Gothumai paniyaram:

Paniyaram is south Indian traditional food served as tiffin or snack for evening.Trying varieties of paniyaram is a joy and wheat in the place of rice is preferably good for health. Yesterday I made this Gothumai paniyaram with red chilli chutney so yummy! It tasted awesome and irresistible.Very simple procedure no need to soak or grind for batter.Matches perfectly with chilli thuvayal.

If you select 100% whole wheat products, however, the bran and the germ of the wheat will remain in your meals, and the health benefits will be impressive! Food ranking qualified whole wheat (in its original non-enriched form) as a very good source of dietary fiber and manganese, and as a good source of magnesium.Whole Grains Substantially Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk,It help to Prevent Gallstones,Whole-grain whole wheat flour is a full-flavoured flour containing vitamins, minerals and protein. Whole-grain whole wheat flour is more nutritious than refined white flour.

Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram
Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram

Wheat flour-1 cup

Sooji rava-1/2 cup

Curd-1/2 cup

Salt-1/2 tsp

Cooking soda-1/4 tsp(optional)

To temper:

Oil-1 tsp

Mustard seeds-1 1/2 tsp

Urad dal-1 tsp

Cumin seeds-1 tsp

Asafoetida (hing)-1/2 tsp

Chopped Onion-1 big or 3/4 cup

Curry leaves chopped 1 tbsp

Coriander leaves chopped 1 tbsp

Ginger -1 tsp grated

Coconut -2 tbsp or  finely chopped adds more crunchy.


In a wide bowl add Wheat flour,Sooji,curd and Salt, add 2 cups of water mix well.(like Dosa batter consistency)

Heat pan season with above “To temper”ingredients,add chopped Onion saute well until half cooked.

Add ginger and  curry leaves saute for a while.

Now mix all with the batter,add chopped coriander leaves and coconut.

Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram
Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram

Heat Kuzhipaniyarakkal sprinkle some oil, pour batter on each Kuzhi.

When the edges changes its colour flip off and cook other side.

Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram
Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram
Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram
Wheat/Gothumai Paniyaram

Enjoy with Red chilli chutney.

 Note:You can use grind whole wheat-1 1/2cup, and rice-1/2 cup,urad 1/2 cup soak and grind as we do for idly batter needs to ferment for 5 hours.



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