Southern/ Dosa Cigars | How to make Southern/ Dosa Cigars

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By Shradha Saraf
Created on 22nd May 2016
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About Southern/ Dosa Cigars

This particular snack has a special place in my heart. My mother in law's friend from South was paying us a visit and she wanted to eat South Indian food but with a twist and wanted to see her friends bahus creativity. I took it is a challenge and to impress her and my mother in law I came up with Idli Shots and Dosa Cigars as snack and dinner.

Southern/ Dosa Cigars is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Southern/ Dosa Cigars by Shradha Saraf has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 4 people. You can find Southern/ Dosa Cigars at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Southern/ Dosa Cigars takes 20 minutes for the preparation and 20 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Southern/ Dosa Cigars is a good option for you. The flavour of Southern/ Dosa Cigars is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Southern/ Dosa Cigars on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Southern/ Dosa Cigars recipe on the page below.

  • Prep Time20mins
  • Cook Time20mins
  • Serves4People

Video for key ingredients

  • Sambhar Powder

Southern/ Dosa Cigars

Ingredients to make Southern/ Dosa Cigars

  • For Dosa:
  • 1 and 1/2 cup Dosa rice
  • 1/2 cup Udal Dal
  • oil 1 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • For Sambhar dip:
  • Arhar Dal 1 tbsp
  • Onion 1 (small)
  • Tomato 1 (small)
  • Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp
  • Curry Patta 6-7 leaves
  • Tamarind Juice 1 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Sambhar Masala 1 tsp
  • For Dosa Masala:
  • Potatoes 2-3 boiled and mashed smoothly
  • Miz Veggies 1/2 cup
  • Sambhar Masala 1/2 tsp
  • Lemon juice 1 tsp
  • Salt to taste

How to make Southern/ Dosa Cigars

  1. For Dosa:
  2. Soak dal & rice overnight
  3. In the morning grind them into a fine paste, add some salt and let it ferment.
  4. Make small crispy crepes and keep it aside.
  5. For Sambhar Dip:
  6. Wash the soaked Dal and bring it to boil.
  7. In the meantime heat some oil in a karai and add mustard seed and curry Patta and when it start to flutter, add onion, tomato and Sambhar masala.
  8. We can add veggies also but since I had to serve Sambhar in shot glasses I avoided the veggies.
  9. Mix the boiled dal thoroughly and add it to the prepared mix.
  10. Bring it to boil in high flame for 5- 10 minutes. Add tamarind and keep aside.
  11. You can grind it into smooth paste to make it a typical Dip but the crunchiness in veggies also give the dip a different texture.
  12. The dip should be a bit thick not like regular Sambhar.
  13. For assembling:
  14. Make a very thin Dosa and layer it with a thin layer of Dosa masala, some coconut chutney and roll it like a very sleek cigar.
  15. Serve hot with the Dip.
My Tip: We can make instant rawa Dosa also.

Reviews for Southern/ Dosa Cigars (1)

Shereen Fatimaa year ago
Looks yum!