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Coconut poli Recipe

Coconut poli
How to Make Coconut Poli

Coconut poli This is a delicious dessert and perfect for the any occasion. So, try this amazing recipe of on this holi.

  • Total Cook Time 20 mins
  • Prep Time 10 mins
  • Cook Time 10 mins
  • Recipe Servings2
  • Easy

Ingredients of Coconut poli

  • 250 gms jaggery
  • 250 gram fresh coconut, grated
  • 1 tsp cardamoms powder
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg powder
  • For The Poli -Outer Covering
  • 300 gram whole wheat flour
  • 5 tbsp oil or ghee (clarified butter)
  • 5-6 tbsp beetroot puree
  • 1 tsp Haldi powder
  • 1 tbsp spinach puree
  • water as required to knead the dough
  • oil or ghee as required for roasting the coconut poli

How to Make Coconut poli

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Preparing coconut stuffing
In a pressure cooker, cook the soaked chana dal for 6 to 7 whistles. The dal must be cooked well, then strain the cooked dal.
Heat ghee in a pan on a low flame, add jaggery, and grated fresh coconut. Sauté a bit and let the jaggery melt completely, then add ground nutmeg powder, ground cardamom powder. Fry for a few seconds on a low heat. Keep it aside, let it cool.

Preparing The Poli Dough

Meanwhile take whole wheat flour - Add a little bit of water and ghee and mix. Begin to knead the dough adding water as required.
The dough should be smooth and soft. Divide the dough in 3 parts, mix one part with beetroot puree, mix 2nd part with haldi powder, and 3rd part with spinach puree. Cover and keep aside the dough.

Making coconut Poli

Take a small size ball from all three dough which you had prepared. All three colour dough -put together in a layered form (don’t mix to form one dough). Roll it 2 to 3 inches in circumference on a banana leaf. Place a portion of coconut mixture in the centre of the rolled dough.
Bring the edges together towards the centre. Join all the edges and pinch them and roll it like a
On a medium heated tawa, spread some ghee. Place the rolled poli/dough circle on the tawa. When one side gets browned, turn over and cook the other side. Apply ghee.
Stack them in a casserole or in a kitchen napkin.
You can serve coconut poli with ghee.
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