Rice Rava Upma:
Every time everywhere, Once you hear the name “Upma” we can notice some dislike reactions, This recipe will make you ask for more and more to fill your stomach saying tasty, try once to feel the real taste of Chettinad Rice Rava Upma. Rice granules with broken toor dal, pepper and cumin give the real taste of Upma, easy to prepare with this traditionally prepared instant mix.
Of course, making Upma is the easiest one. but this rice rava upma needs some additional work to soak and grind rice, season with many ingredients to make the delicious dish. Chettinad instant rice rava makes the words true, Upma is the easiest recipe to prepare with less effort.
Rice Upma Rava- 1 cup(serves 2 to 3 person)
Onion-1 big chopped
Green chilli 2 chopped
Ginger-1/2 tsp chopped
Grated coconut-1 tbsp
Mustard seeds-1/2 tsp
Urad 1/2 tsp
Heat wide pan, season with the above ingredients, add chopped onion, green chili, and ginger saute for a while.
Add rava , roast with the seasoned ingredients for 1/2 minute add 2 cups of water and salt pressure cook for 2 whistle.
Finally mix with the teaspoon of ghee and grated coconut thats it so easy. Serve with sambar.
Cucumber Pal Koottu:
Creamy and delicious paal koottu is easy to prepare with few ingredients. Flavourful koottu is mild spiced and healthy to feed for all age people. Add few drops of ghee on plain cooked hot rice with ladle full of this koottu makes you to feel the heavenly taste. Good combination with any Kara Kuzhambu or vathal Kuzhambu.
Tender Cucumber – 100 gram
Boiled Thor dal – 1/2 cup
Salt – 1/2 tsp
Turmeric powder a pinch
Red chili powder 1/4tsp
Chopped onion shallots – 2tbsp
Grated coconut – 1table spoon
Milk – 1/4 cup
Ghee/oil – 1tsp
Dry red chilli -1
Curry leaves and fine chopped onion shallots
Method to prepare :
Chop Cucumber, boil with salt and turmeric powder.
Boil dal separately and add to the boiled cucumber, add chilli powder and allow it to boil.
Finally add milk and grated coconut.
Season it with a tbsp of ghee, and cumin seeds, once splutter add fine chopped onion and curry leaves fry until translucent. Add koottu in this seasoned ingredients.
Aromatic cucumber paal koottu is ready have with plain cooked rice and spicy curries.
Nendran Golden Fry:
Raw Banana Nendran sauteed with some mild spices to make a wonderful side dish for your main meal, plain cooked rice, dal and rasam with this fry will be amazing taste. Easy to cook healthy to eat.
The Nendran Banana variety has a wonderful-unique taste and texture and can be used in many different ways, apart from steaming and making chips.
Raw Banana Nendran-1
Tomato 1 optional
Chilli powder-1/2 tsp
Garlic 3 pods(crushed)
Turmeric powder-1/4 tsp
Oil- 2 tbsp
Slice banana toa medium thick slices.
Heat pan with oil, add few fennel seeds.
Add crushed garlic to the oil, now add long chopped onion to it, saute well until translucent.
Add sliced banana and curry leaves, sprinkle some salt, turmeric and chilli powder.
Smear some water and cook till it gets roasted. Golden banana saute is ready to serve in few minutes of effort.
Health Mix Porridge:
Healthy and easy breakfast to prepare for the busy morning. Just with few ingredients, this porridge can be prepared in no matter of time. No wonder it is a very healthy and easy to have during busy hours. Yummy…
Health mix-3 tbsp
Water- 250 ml
Powdered jaggery- 1 tbsp
Ghee- 2 Tsp
Recipe for health mix, click the link below
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Add the above-mentioned health mix in 250 ml of water, dissolve without lumps, add powdered jaggery. (add more half cup water if you like drinking consistency as malt)
Bring it to boil over a medium flame, once the mix gets thicken and transparent consistency remove from flame.
Transfer to serving bowl smear some ghee on top and serve.
Health mix Sevai / Idiyappam:
What can be more than this tasty, healthy breakfast? More than 16 variety of millets and nuts added to start our day. This health mix provides protein, fibre, starch, vitamins, fat and nutrients we need to burn every day. We can make, Poridge, Malt, idiyappam kozhukkattai, Puttu and more… same health mix in preferable recipes to enjoy.
To prepare recipe flour:
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Method to prepare health mix Idiyappam:
Idiyappam mavu 2 cups
hot water 1 cup
salt 2 pinches
grated coconut 1 tablespoon
Jaggery powdered 2 tablespoon
or sprinkle salted buttermilk and season it with mustard seeds and urad, curry leaves can be added.
Take a wide bowl add health mix flour and gradually add hot water, mix with laddle until ball consistency like chapathi batter.
Use Idyappam press to make sevai on idly plate to steam cook.
In idli making vessel boil water, steam cook this sevai for 5 minutes in medium flame.
Add powdered jaggery, ghee, coconut OR sprinkle salt mixed butter milk and season it to serve.
Serve this delicious dish with full satisfaction.