Coconut Poha | How to make Coconut Poha

By Priya Srinivasan  |  20th Jul 2015  |  
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About Coconut Poha Recipe

Quickest Indian breakfast and versatile too

Coconut Poha is a delicious dish which is enjoyed by the people of every age group. The recipe by Priya Srinivasan teaches how to make Coconut Poha step by step in detail. This makes it easy to cook Coconut Poha in your kitchen at home. This recipe can be served to 2 people. You can find this dish at most restaurants and you can also prepare Coconut Poha at home. This amazing and mouthwatering Coconut Poha takes few minutes for the preparation and 15 minutes for cooking. The aroma of this Coconut Poha is so tempting that makes you want to eat it. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for special occasion then Coconut Poha is a good option for you. The flavour of Coconut Poha is palatable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Coconut Poha and impress your family and friends.

Coconut Poha

Ingredients to make Coconut Poha

  • 1 Cup thick Poha
  • 3 nos Red chilies
  • 1/4 Cup freshly grated coconut
  • salt to taste
  • 2 tsp oil
  • 1/2 tsp mustard seeds
  • 1/4 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp urad dal
  • a pinch of hing
  • 2-3 curry leaves torn into pieces

How to make Coconut Poha

  1. Rinse poha by adding it to a colander for 1 minute under running water to soften. You can even soak poha in enough water for 30 seconds and drain.
  2. Soaking can sometime, turn poha very soft and might turn mushy upon cooking.
  3. Add oil to a pan and pop in mustard seeds, cumin, hing, red chilies and curry leaves. Now add urdal dal and fry till they turn golden brown.
  4. To this add grated coconut and fry for a minute or till it turns bit dry. Add in soften poha and mix. Season with salt and sprinkle coriander leaves. Combine and serve warm.

Reviews for Coconut Poha (6)

Monika Naik2 years ago

i will try this.

Smita Sathe2 years ago

I will try soon

Ruhama Renuka Ekka2 years ago

really nice

Prabhjot Seth2 years ago


naren sankaran2 years ago


Jayanthi Subramanian2 years ago

Too good and quick recipe

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