Monday, June 27, 2011

Rave Idly

Here is a healthy, well known south Indian  breakfast recipes for you all. It does not take much time, hardly takes 25-30 min..Give it a try..Enjoy.

  • 2 cups Rava / cream of Wheat / semolina
  • 2 cups Yogourt / Curds
  • 1 tbsp Channa dal
  • 1 spring Curry leaves chopped
  • 1 tsp chopped Green chillies
  • 2 tbsp of Cashew nut.
  • 3/4 tsp cooking soda
  • 1/2 tsp Mustard seeds
  • 1 tsp Oil
  • salt to taste
  • Coriander leaves chopped ( optional)

  • Heat the Oil in a pan. Add mustard seeds, once they splutter add channa dal, green Chilies, Cashew nuts and chopped curry leaves.Saute until Channa dal turns light brown.
  • Now add Semolina and dry roast until aroma comes ( 4-5 min on medium flame).
  • Allow to cool for 5 min.
  • Now add yogourt, cooking soda and salt. Mix well into smooth batter( as same as any other Idly batter). Keep it aside for 5 min.
  • Grease the Idly plates with some Oil if required. Pour a table spoon full of batter and steam for 15-20min.Allow to cool for few mins.
  • Scoop out the Idlies from the plate and serve hot with Chutney and Potato Curry.


  1. Hey, I also had prepared the rava idlis today!:)

  2. heey will try it son likes it:)