Oats Idli Recipe

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Oats Idli
How To Make Oats Idli
  • Recipe By: NDTV Food
  • Recipe Servings: 2
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  • Difficulty Level: Easy

About Oats Idli Recipe: This nutritious Oats Idli is an easy and light dish to prepare. A perfect breakfast food, this idli has suji replaced with healthy oats which is best for those who are health conscious. A great blend of taste and health.

Ingredients of Oats Idli

  • For Oats Powder:
  • 2 cups oats
  • For Fried Mixture:
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds
  • 1 tsp chana dal
  • 1 tsp urad dal
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 Green chilli
  • 1 cup carrot , finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup coriander leaves , chopped
  • A pinch of salt
  • For Idli Batter:
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 cups curd
  • A pinch of fruit salt

How to Make Oats Idli

  • For Oats Powder:
  • 1.Take 2 cups of oats in a pan and dry roast them for about 5 minutes until golden brown.
  • 2.Let it cool down and then grind to make it a powder.
  • For Fried Mixture:
  • 1.In a broad pan heat oil over medium flame.
  • 2.Add mustard seeds to it and let them crackle.
  • 3.Now add chana and urad Dal, turmeric powder and green chillis. Mix well and saute until light brown.
  • 4.Add the chopped carrots and coriander leaves. Combine all the ingredients thoroughly along with a pinch of salt and cook for a minute or two.
  • 5.Let the mixture cool down for few minutes before adding into idli batter.
  • For Idli Batter:
  • 1.Transfer the prepared oats powder to a large bowl.
  • 2.In this add salt and the fried mixture. Combine well.
  • 3.Now add the required quantity of curd and stir thoroughly in one direction adding a pinch of fruit salt to it.
  • 4.Prepare a medium thick batter and leave it covered for few minutes.
  • 5.Now grease the idli moulds with ghee using a brush.
  • 6.Pour the prepared oats idli batter in each mould and put it in the steamer.
  • 7.Cover with a lid and steam for about 15 minutes over medium flame.
  • 8.After 15 minutes check whether the idlis are properly cooked.
  • 9.The tasty and healthy oats idli is ready to serve with coconut chutney.
Key Ingredients: oats, oil, mustard seeds, chana dal, urad dal, turmeric powder, Green chilli , carrot , coriander leaves , salt, salt, curd, fruit salt
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