Kobbari Chaaru | How to make Kobbari Chaaru

By Swapna Sunil  |  13th Jul 2016  |  
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About Kobbari Chaaru Recipe

Kobbari chaaru is an authentic rasam that is made in Telangana Arya Vysya community using coconut milk and roasted chana dal ...This rasam is silky smooth in texture with subtle sweetness from coconut milk and mildly spicy with ground green chillies overall making this a perfect combo for hot steamy rice !!

Kobbari Chaaru , a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Kobbari Chaaru by Swapna Sunil will definitely help you in its preparation. The Kobbari Chaaru can be prepared within 30 minutes. The time taken for cooking Kobbari Chaaru is 20 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 5 people. The recipe details out how to make Kobbari Chaaru step by step. The detailed explanation makes Kobbari Chaaru so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Kobbari Chaaru can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Kobbari Chaaru from BetterButter.

Kobbari Chaaru

Ingredients to make Kobbari Chaaru

  • 2.5 cups : coconut milk
  • 1 cup : water
  • 1/4 cup : Roasted chana dal / Putnala pappu
  • 8 to 10 nos : green chillies or to taste
  • salt to taste
  • 1 tsp : oil
  • 1/2 tsp : mustard seeds
  • 1/2 tsp : cumin seeds
  • 1/4 tsp : turmeric
  • few curry leaves
  • Few sprigs : coriander chopped

How to make Kobbari Chaaru

  1. Start off by preparing coconut milk : Scrape the white flesh of half of the coconut and grind in a blender using around 2 cups of water, later strain and extract coconut milk using a sieve.
  2. Grind the roasted chana dal along with green chillies into fine paste adding water as required and set aside until use.
  3. Now heat a pan with oil, once hot add the mustard , cumin seeds, curry leaves and let them splutter..
  4. Next add in the turmeric , water , coconut milk , salt and bring this to a soft boil..
  5. Later stir in the ground dal paste and mix well, make sure that no lumps are formed..
  6. Bring this to a boil again until slightly thick similar to the texture of a kadhi, lastly sprinkle with coriander leaves and turn off the heat..
  7. Scrumptious coconut chaaru is ready to be served with hot hot rice !!

My Tip:

You can use store bought coconut milk as well... But freshly extracted adds that extra flavor and sweetness to the chaaru !! You can adjust the spice according to your preference as the coconut milk and dal are subtle in flavor that amount of heat is necessary ...

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Anjali S2 years ago