Dosa batter is a must in my home and I will be lost without them.I always make sure that I have enough batter at home as my kids loves to have dosa with sambar everyday.As the dosa batter was over and I was feeling very lazy and bored to have the same kind of doas.When I was in Owasso my good friend Lakshmi used to prepare green gram dosa which was very tasty but never really got the change to prepare them.As I have a habit of writing down the recipes and searched high and low for it. I have add garlic and freshly grated coconut to my recipe.



Serving Size:5

1 cup whole green gram with skin
1/2cup rice
5 green chillies
1tbsp ginger garlic paste
1tbsp cumin seeds
few sprig curry leaves
1/4 cup freshly grated coconut
salt to taste.
finely chopped onions

Preparation Method:
Soak the whole green gram and rice overnite and grind to a paste with ginger garlic paste,green chillies,curry leaves and grated coconut. transfer the batter to a bowl and add the cumin seeds and salt. Blend them well and set aside for 1 hour or you can make doas straight way.The consistency of the batter should be thick enough to thickly coat on a spoon when dipped. Heat the iron griddle or non-stick tawa well.

Pour a spoonful of batter in the centre, spread with the back of the spoon to a thin round.Sprinkle some of the chopped onions. Pour a tsp. of ghee or oil over it.Flip over and allow the another side to be cooked. Remove with spatula when crisp. Serve hot with chutney and / or sambar.


Chitra said…
Looks very nice.i've tried once :)
Thanks Chit for the kids never like the taste but my hubby just love it and want m,e to increase the amount of chilies :)
Priya Suresh said…
Even my kids never like this pesarattu, but am a big fan of this dish..
Vrinda said…
Nice healthy dosa...lov green moong daal
Rohini said…
Pesarattu looks perfect Sara dear! I prefer these as they are healthy, but DH always loves dosas! I think it is the same story everywhere! ;)
Lavanya Siva said…
Wow, it took m back to India......
Sindhura said…
Yum Yum
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Sarah Naveen said…
Pesarattu looks soo yummy..I am yet to try this..gonna bookmark ur recipe..
gtyuk said…
that's a nice nutritious and yummy breakfast Sara!!
Urmi said…
Pesarattu is a new dish for me and it looks tempting. I will definitely try it out. Thanks for this yummy recipe.