Sweet Thinai/ Foxtail Millet Pongal | How to make Sweet Thinai/ Foxtail Millet Pongal

By Vasuyavana   |  25th Oct 2017  |  
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Sweet Thinai/ Foxtail Millet Pongalby Vasuyavana
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About Sweet Thinai/ Foxtail Millet Pongal Recipe

It is prepared on last day of sasthi vradh for Lord Murugan.

The delicious and mouthwatering Sweet Thinai Pongal is a famous dish of world and is very much popular in the whole worldwide. This dish is often reserved for any special occasion like parties or festivals. Sweet Thinai Pongal is the best option for you when you want to eat or cook something really perfect. It is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every age group. The flavorful and saporous ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Sweet Thinai Pongal. Vasuyavana shared this Sweet Thinai Pongal recipe which is perfect to serve for 3 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you to know how to make the delicious Sweet Thinai Pongal. It is not a typical restaurant style recipe but a simple homely comforting recipe which is best to understand for the beginners. It is an easy and simple recipe that is perfect to make in a jiffy for a weekend lunch or dinner. Try this delicious Sweet Thinai Pongal recipe at your home and surprise your family and friends.

Sweet Thinai/ Foxtail Millet Pongal

Ingredients to make Sweet Thinai/ Foxtail Millet Pongal

  • Foxtail millet / Thinai 3/4 cup
  • moong dal 1/4 cup
  • Channa dal 1 tablespoon
  • jaggery 1/4 cup
  • coconut grated
  • Cardamon powder
  • For seasoning ghee
  • cashew
  • raisins

How to make Sweet Thinai/ Foxtail Millet Pongal

  1. Dry roast 3/4 cup millet
  2. Dry roast 1/4 cup moong dal and 1 tablespoon channa dal
  3. Rinse millet and dal. Boil/pressure cook with 3 cups of water
  4. Stir occasionally
  5. Boil jaggery with little water
  6. Prepare jaggery syrup
  7. Strain impurities
  8. Add cooked millet dal with jaggery syrup
  9. Mix well
  10. Add cardamon powder and grated coconut
  11. Add ghee
  12. Add seasoning to pongal. Mix well

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