Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets | How to make Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets

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About Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets

Gramathu idli is a recipe which i prepared using 3 millets such as Varagu(Kodo Millet), Samai (Little Millet), Thinai (Foxtail Millet). First we need to know what are millets and what are the beneficial uses. Millets are a group of highly variable small-seeded grasses, widely grown around the world as cereal crops or grains for fodder and human food.

Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets in your kitchen. This recipe requires few minutes for preparation and 7 minutes to cook. The Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets by Priya Alagappan has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets at home without any difficulty. Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets this weekend. Share your Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets cooking experience on the BetterButter platform. You can also use the "What's cooking" feature on the app to get in touch with other home chefs like Priya Alagappan for inputs. In case you have any queries for Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Priya Alagappan. You can also rate the Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets and give feedback.

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Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets

Ingredients to make Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets

  • Kodo Millet (Varagu) - 200 gm
  • Little Millet (Samai) - 200 gm
  • Foxtail Millet (Thinai) - 200 gm
  • Idli rice - 200 gm
  • Urad dhal - 200gm

How to make Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets

  1. Wash all the millets and Idli rice well and soak together in a large vessel for 6 hours.
  2. Wash the Urad dhal separately and soak for only 2 hours.
  3. Using Wet Grinder grind the soaked millets first into a smooth batter.
  4. Then grind the Urad dhal and mix the 2 batters together.
  5. Add salt and using the hand mix well and allow to ferment for overnight 10 hours.
  6. Then next day the fermented batter should risen up.
  7. Normally i make idlis using a white cloth kept in idli plates. Those who do not use cloth can grease some oil in moulds.
  8. Now pour a batter in idli moulds and allow to steam for 10 minutes.
  9. Once done, remove the pluffy idlis from idli pot and serve hot.
  10. This unique and tasty Gramathu idli can be served hot with coconut chutney, karivepillai chutney,red chilli chutney and sambar.

Reviews for Gramathu Idli/Village Idli- A Healthy dish from Millets (1)

Ritu Sharma2 years ago
Super healthy :)
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