Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli | How to make Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli

By Krishna Shah  |  15th Sep 2016  |  
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About Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli Recipe

Healthy quick and delicious broken wheat idli. It has become me and my family's favorite. Broken wheat is very healthy and nutritious. You can make this for breakfast or lunch or dinner or for kids lunch box.

Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli is an authentic dish which is perfect to serve on all occasions. The Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli is delicious and has an amazing aroma. Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli by Krishna Shah will help you to prepare the perfect Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli in your kitchen at home. Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli needs 120 minutes for the preparation and 15 minutes for cooking. In the BetterButter app, you will find the step by step process of cooking Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli. This makes it easy to learn how to make the delicious Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli. In case you have any questions on how to make the Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli you can comment on the page below. The "What's cooking" feature on the BetterButter app can help you connect with our home chefs like Krishna Shah. Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli will surely satisfy the taste buds of your guests and you will get compliments from your guests.

Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli

Ingredients to make Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli

  • 3 cups lightly roasted and powdered broken wheat
  • 1 cup urad dal
  • salt as per taste
  • hing a pinch
  • 1 tsp eno fruit salt
  • urad dal 1 tsp for tempering ( optional)
  • chana dal 1 1/2 tsp for tempering ( optional)
  • mustard seeds 1 tsp for tempering ( optional)
  • curry leaves for tempering ( optional)

How to make Daliya/Broken Wheat Idli

  1. Dry roast the broken wheat in a pan till you get a nice aroma, it will take 3-4 minutes.
  2. Let it cool down and grind it in a mixer grinder to a fine powder.
  3. Wash and soak urad dal for a few hours.
  4. Add water to broken wheat powder and make a smooth paste.
  5. Make a smooth paste of urad dal and add it to broken wheat paste we have made earlier.
  6. Add salt and hing as per your taste.
  7. Do mustard seeds and urad dal tempering if you like.
  8. Add eno just before making the idli.
  9. Make idlis just like we make rice idlis by steaming.
  10. Serve with sambhar and chutney.

My Tip:

Add vegetables of choice if you want.

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Kavita Jain3 years ago