Monday, June 11, 2012

Sesame Seeds Powder / Ellu podi




Sesame Seeds Powder / Ellu podi 


 Ingredients:

Urad dhal - 4 tbsp
Sesame seeds - 4 tbsp
Whole red chilli - 5 nos
Salt - to taste

Method :

In a pan , dry roast the urad dhal till it turns slightly brown in colour . Set aside and allow it to cool .


Now dry roast the sesame seeds  till it crackles and add the whole red chillies and roast till the chili become slightly brown in color . I used black sesame seeds for this recipe . Set aside and let it cool .


Transfer the cooled urad dhal , sesame seeds , red chili , in to a mixer . Add salt and and grind it in to a coarse powder .


Store it in a airtight container and use it .


Mix this spice powder in rice with ghee and have it . It can be mixed with gingely oil / Ghee and served with Idly and dosa .

18 comments:

  1. healthy,spicy and flavourful podi..

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  2. Love the flavour of roasted sesame seeds..

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  4. Instant ellodharai podi. I love the flavour of it. come out nicely. m..... I am now badly craving...


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  5. A very flavorful podi...love to have with some rice

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  6. Podi looks lovely. Always useful to have bottles of these around!

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  8. Good tip and easy to make. Thanks for sharing.

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  9. quick and easy to mix with rice on a lazy day...

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  10. My mom used to make this podi very often and we have it with idli or dosa....very flavorful and healthy podi....
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