Kancheepuram idli | How to make Kancheepuram idli

By R.Anandi Anand  |  24th Mar 2016  |  
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About Kancheepuram idli Recipe

It is an interesting and very tasty breakfast recipe.It is one of the most famous recipe of the temple town Kancheepuram.

Kancheepuram idli is a delicious dish which is enjoyed by the people of every age group. The recipe by R.Anandi Anand teaches how to make Kancheepuram idli step by step in detail. This makes it easy to cook Kancheepuram idli 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 Kancheepuram idli at home. This amazing and mouthwatering Kancheepuram idli takes 240 minutes for the preparation and 60 minutes for cooking. The aroma of this Kancheepuram idli is so tempting that makes you want to eat it. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for special occasion then Kancheepuram idli is a good option for you. The flavour of Kancheepuram idli is palatable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Kancheepuram idli and impress your family and friends.

Kancheepuram idli

Ingredients to make Kancheepuram idli

  • 3/4 cup raw rice
  • 1/2 cup urad dal whole
  • 1/2 tsp methi seeds
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1 tsp jeera
  • 1/2 tsp dry ginger powder
  • 2 tsp ghee
  • cashew for garnishing
  • 1/4 tsp mustard seeds
  • 1/2 tsp udad dal
  • 1/2 tsp chana dal
  • curry leaves
  • Asfoetida
  • banana leaf for steaming

How to make Kancheepuram idli

  1. Soak rice,urad dal and methi seeds for two hours and grind coarsely.
  2. Crush pepper and jeera.
  3. Add ghee in kadai,add pepper,jeera,asfoetida ,mustard seeds,dals ,curry leaves,ginger powder cashews. Fry and add idli batter .add salt.,keep aside for two hours.
  4. Take long steel glasses ,put banana leaf inside the glass ,shaping to look like glass.
  5. Put the batter and steam for 1 hour..
  6. The above batter gives two glasses of idli...

My Tip:

If you want sour add curd.

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