I would suggest the same to you. Go ahead and make it. Have always been using storebrought batter. But the idlies ate cooked well. Can’t thank you enough. The ingredients for making this batter is very similar to this recipe. But you can also grind the batter using a heavy duty Indian style blender. Hi Kannamma, thank you for this wonderful instruction. Really glad that you liked the recipe. http://www.kannammacooks.com/annapoorna-hotel-sambar/ Mam can I use red aval for making the batter. My lot loved it! Clean the rice and dal....and put it in the mixie/blender and top with cooked rice and salt. you can use the same batter to do dosas. Guy, Please refer to my idli batter tips post. thank you. I find your style easy and readable!! This website is a treasure for newly married women like me. Thanks a lot for posting this with all the details!! I'm not sure if the the ullundu was more or less. 4 Cups Idly Rice Jun 17, 2016 - Idli recipe, learn to make idli batter in mixie with step by step pictures. Hi, can I take large cup for measure which can hold up to 250ml? METHOD. Remove the ground poha mixture and empty it into a big vessel.    Urad dal(whole)   1 cup   Kongunad Style Senai kilangu Masala – Elephant Foot Yam Masala, Keerai Kuzhambu / kulambu – Greens in Dal Recipe, https://www.kannammacooks.com/how-to-make-soft-idli-recipe/, https://www.kannammacooks.com/kottaimuthu-idli-recipe/, https://www.kannammacooks.com/tips-tricks-making-idli-batter/, http://www.kannammacooks.com/chettinad-kuzhi-paniyaram/, http://www.kannammacooks.com/tips-tricks-making-idli-batter/, http://www.kannammacooks.com/annapoorna-hotel-sambar/, http://www.kannammacooks.com/category/recipes/south-indian/chutney-south-indian/, Dumpling / Kozhukattai / idiyappam Recipes. Use an idli container or steamer or cooker. where do i buy the idli pot that you are using! This is the same as, or similar to, most countries in the world including Australia, Europe and the UK. With tips for fermenting idli batter in cold weather. Going to try this using nice as I do t have a wet grinder. This Fermented ragi idli & Dosai recipe is made with fresh Homemade Idli Batter, This link will help you to make soft and spongy Idlis and How to grind Idli Batter in Mixie another post will help to grind idli and dosa batter. Few questions please. I never used to like idlis before. Im so glad that I found this recipe. Grind the rice and urad dal by adding cold water time to time. You can place the batter in the oven with the pilot light on and the batter would ferment well. I haven’t changed the method of making the batter. Grease idli plate with oil and pour the batter. Although it took a bit longer than the 12 hrs to ferment, the idlis are very soft and amazing! I'm Suguna Vinodh aka Kannamma. simply super. My family simply loved it ! you can soak poha for 30 minutes upto 4 hours. Wash the rice twice and soak it in a bowl for 2 hours. I have been using your recipes and loving the detailed explanation you have about each dish. Waiting for ur reply. Always end up in hard idlies. Hi I live Mumbai. If I add water too much they remain remain in small bits. I had missed out the tips and tricks link.. The recipe is foolproof. I followed your recipe to the letter! Grind the soaked and drained fenugreek seeds along with the soaked poha/avalakki (it would have puffed up by now). Insulate the vessel with a warm heavy blanket. 3Ts [ Tips | Tricks | Tactics ] to make Idly batter in Mixie (Blender/Mixer Grinder) Grinding Idly-Dosa batter in Mixie (mixer grinder/blender) and grinding idli-dosa batter using wet-grinder are completely different stories. keep in preheated oven it will rise .in steel vessel. :)I was wondering how much pohe one has to take for your recipe.Thanks again for all the recipes. You can use Sago-Javvarisi-Tapioca Pearls in the place of Poha. Good fermentation too matters a lot. Plz reply. I’m Suguna, a former financial analyst, now a full-time food blogger. Thanks in Advance. I followed both of your articles including tips and tricks for idli batter. Tried this recipe…came out very well and yummy… thank you Kannamma…. Set dosas are supposed to have those trademark holes:) You did correct dear! In this recipe you have mentioned the measurements in cups.So here If we use steel cups is it ok. Or should I use measurement cups only. Thank You very very much for sharing your knowledge. It worked well and my batter and idlis were so light and soft!! Superb article and tips. However upon relocating to Denmark, it was impossible to get MTR mix as frequently as I'd like to and with no other option, I tried your idli batter in mixie recipe. Method After 5-6 hours. Idli and dosa is a staple and things going wrong may be stressful. If the batter is too hot at the beginning, it gets fermented too soon and the resulting Idlies might not be very soft. No.. can i use this recipe for grinding in wet grinder, use this recipe No problem. Hi Geetha, Its mentioned in the ingredients. 1) Should the poha also to be soaked for four hours? Very happy to know about that. Idli recipe | how to make idli batter recipe| easy method to grind idli batter for soft idlis. Adding ice water while grinding makes the batter fluffy and the heat of the mixie will not affect the batter. Hi kannamma, thank you for this wonderful instruction. Hi Dheepa, the batter will be good after fermenting for 2 days and on the third day you will get decent idlis too. Steam cook for 10-15 mins. I make idlies with this method only for quite sometime now.. Good quality urad dal but not udhayam (I don't get it here).I use a non-stick tawa. This will enable nice fermentation. Soak the ingredients separately. ★☆. Wash (once) & soak the dal, aval/poha, methi seeds together in a bowl for 1-2 hours. But there are some occasions I have to grind idli dosa batter using mixie. http://www.kannammacooks.com/category/recipes/south-indian/chutney-south-indian/. Romba nandri! Let the batter sit in a warm place. Dear Kannamma, Here is how to do idli batter using a mixie/blender. What a luxury! Great recipe… every minute detail very well illustrated and explained.. i just ground idly batter with half the mentioned measurements and that turned out to b a lot… i do have a very small fridge and hence cant grind too much and store.. i am planning to use this recipe for 1 cup idly batter.. do let me know if these measurements work… Made fluffy idlis for breakfast!! Awesome! Thanks, and keep up the good work!    Salt     as needed On a high flame, bring water to a boil in an idly steamer or a pressure cooker. Hi Suguna…I tried this idli mixie receipe and it turned out awesome… Being a Gujarati it’s difficult to cook souh Indian food…but my hubby loves South Indian food a lot..I can’t believe I could ever make this kind of idlies…thanks a lot for such a detailed n lovely easy recipe… If possible please share a link for sambhar n chutney receipe or let me know where I can check…thanks God bless u…, Thank you so much Archana. The batter must be thick or may be over steamed. I thoroughly loved the compliment which my hubby gave while eating appam and idli. Welcome to my space. In this recipe you have mentioned the measurements in cups.So here If we use steel cups is it ok. Or should I use measurement cups only. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Try changing the brand of rice and use hands for the final mixing. And I rightaway bookmarked yoyr blog your no onion no garlic recipes have helped me a lot. After a couple of days, idlis wont be as soft as the batter would be sour. Regards, Amita. Thanks to you my husband (a goan) and my son loved it. after reading the IDLI recipe, I could imagine eating classic idlis. Last time I did not use poha, so idlis were hard. Tips and Tricks for a better idli. I shall try using all your tips. I cannot thank you enough for this recipe! i like your blog. Once the batter is fermented, it would have doubled in volume. I love Jacques Pepin and Julia Child. You just need to make sure that the batter is kept warm. Idli recipe, learn to make idli batter in mixie with step by step pictures. I used parboiled basmathi rice. Thank you once again. Now, add the drained urad dal in the mixie. I tried yr idli receipe n they were ausome Thank you sister for explaining in detail In my childhood days I was always told that “the kitchen is the heart of the home”. If the batter is very watery, then idlis wont be soft. Place it on idli steamer and steam it for 8-10 mins. http://amzn.to/2jJWBWE . Wish there was an option to attach a photo. I don’t understand what’s is causing this problem. Ne trick to gt d right consistency of d batter wud help me. And also whichever cup I use it the same cup I should use for water also right. is 0.7 liter jar to big for domestic use Its a such a pleasure to read your blog and description. My idly batter never rises even though it ferments well and turns sour overnight. Add in the salt and mix the batter well with hands. The link is given above. My children love idli than dosai and thanks so much today I could. Wash and soak the rice and urad dal together for 3 hours. I followed this recipe, n got a very thin idli batter which made d idlis very very soft n flat! Do not remove the idlis immediately. I have replied yesterday itself.  *I used the 1/4 cup measure. Add little by little. When the water bubbles place the idli plate inside the steamer and steam it for 8-10 minutes. Idli grinder is indeed big and is used only for grinding batter as its a staple in south india. Measurements used 1 cup = 250 ml , 1 tablespoon = 15 ml I am Jeyashri Suresh and my passion is to create healthy and tasty food and try out new recipes in my kitchen. My idlis were soft and the dosas were crisp. I have read somewhere about using castor beans in Idli batter. Next time adjust the water. If no water then mixie gets jammed. It gets soggy and deep brown or just stays white. I am so happy you were able to get good idlies. I followed your recipe in detail to make the Iddly Mavoo and it has turned out perfectly. Thanks a lot Suguna for the wonderful description & tips. I have just started blogging…and am surfing through various recipes. Dear Suguna! http://www.kannammacooks.com/tips-tricks-making-idli-batter/ Suggest you use white poha. All the ingredients are soaked for a minimum of 3-4 hours and then ground. Idlis were really soft and fluffy. If I don’t get beans what is the alternative? Quinoa idli/ dosa batter is prepared just like regular idli/ dosa batter but with a minor change, yes by replacing quinoa with equal portion of rice. If using instant pot, … Tried this idly recipe today, first time my idlis were so soft, the whole family enjoyed it. ★☆ Making easy idlies – Idli batter made using idli rava. Fermentation. After adding salt, using clean hands mix the batter with your hands. FacebookInstagramTwitter, Your email address will not be published. Take the needed batter into another bowl and keep the remaining in refrigerator for later use. Thank you for this awesome recipe! Can I keep dosa or idli atta in fridge with out adding salt to make them after 2 or 3 days .will that change the taste . Long time I had thought of writing this specific post - "IDLI DOSA BATTER IN MIXIE." what is the minimum quantity of ingredients is required for such a jar? My set dosas had a lot of holes on top i guess dats k na?? Thank you so much mam. Never expected!! The one common comment I get from a lot of readers is that, their idlies did not rise and the idlies were flat. Put it inside the idly vessel and let it steam for 6-7 minutes. Thanx a ton Another great article was on how to season cast iron tawa. Put some water in an idly vessel and put it on medium flame. Please refer to this article and I am sure most of your doubts will be answered. Soak rice, urad dal, and fenugreek seeds together...at least 2 hours soaking is needed. If you have a small room heater, keep it running near the shelf where you place the batter. Homofermentive and heterofermentive. Soft Idli batter recipe with full video and a lot of tips and tricks to get perfect idli. :(I followed the link recipe and went to the recipe for using wet grinder.Thank you for responding.Looking forward to many authentic recipes. Please guide me. 1/2 tbsp salt. Its summer here in Canada, I’ve turned off the heater in the house and the house is a little cooler. It will work. When I first tried it the idlies very really very good but for the last couple of time whn I cook the idlies I get that MAAVU or PAACHAI taste. Please can you explain the reason for using ice cold water? Glad you liked the idlies and so happy to know that the dosas were crisp too! I’ve always put the batter in the oven with the lights on. Best Method – Idli batter made in wet grinder    Water    to grind    Drain the water and keep the water aside. My grandmother and mother were clearly my inspiration to ignite the love of cooking in me! Collection of Tamil Nadu Recipes , Tamil Cuisine, Kongunad Recipes. But I have given the best optimum water measurement after a lot of tries. The batter will thin out a little after fermentation. If you didn’t keep the soaked rice and dal in the refrigerator you can add few ice cubes to the water. That might be the issue. Sago takes time to grind. May be its the difference in the temperature in the house causing the issue regardless of keeping the batter in the oven. This all in one batter is prepared using dosa rice, idli rice, urad dal, fenugreek seeds and beaten rice. Also ensure to grind this fluffy and mix well. Hi thanks for the message.Reason for dull color of the idli may be due to the water. Amazingly soft idlis. Yes this batter can be made in both wet grinder/ blender (mixie) depending upon the convenience. Hello mam. Sorry for the long post but just wud be really glad if you could help me on this…thanks a ton.. Hi Dilna, please go thorough my idli batter tips post! I'm a fan of your website now and determined to try out every single recipe. Serve hot with your favorite chutney and sambar. I have also shared the tips and tricks for soft idli batter here below. Add water gradually and grind it to a fluffy batter. N i have never used poha so far.. Used to add a tablespoon of cooked rice while grinding rice… Which would you suggest cooked rice or poha n y? This is a great recipe. Keep it up. Can u plz let me know wht to do. I am also passionate about south Indian recipies especially varieties of dosas, chutneys and ofcourse sambar. Not even in restaurants I’ve had such idlies. Remove the ground urad dal mixture and add it to the vessel. Hi, my problem is that I don't get a crispy golden brown dosa. Add in a cup of ice water. Thank you so much Mythili! 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