Monday, July 22, 2013

Oats idli

Onion /tomato chutney

Oats - 1 cup

Rava /sooji / semolina - 1/2 cup

Curd - sufficient to make the batter

Mustard seeds - 1/2 tsp

Chana dal - 1 tsp

Urad dal - 1/2 tsp

Green chillies - 3 chopped

Coriander leaves for garnishing

Salt as required

Soda bicarb - a pinch

Broken cashew nuts - few.


Dry roast the oats and powder in a dry mixer.

Put the oats powder and rava in a bowl.

In a kadai season with mustard seeds, urad dal green chillies hing

Add the seasonings, coriander leaves and soda bicarb in the bowl.

Add sufficient curd and make a batter of normal idli batter consistency.

Add salt and mix nicely.

Add broken cashew nuts and mix in the batter.

Take an idli stand and grease the moulds with little oil and pour the batter in each mould.

Keep the idli stand in a cooker and let the idli cook for 20-25 minutes.

After the oats idli is cooked remove from the cooker and put the idlis in a plate.

The oats idli is ready to be had with onion /tomato chutney or any chutney of your choice.

I have already published a post of tomato /onion chutney previously you can go through it.


  1. Idlis look so soft and healthy and must have tasted great with Onion Tomato chutney

  2. very healthy and superb idli dear...

  3. The idlis look perfect and soft!

  4. Hethy idlies with a nice chutney!

  5. Oats idlis are always a healthy option and with chutney looks delicious to eat.

  6. Your chutney is very inviting, I have switched to Oats to replace major portion of rava in my rava idli too for a healthier option.

  7. healthy idlis with an irresistible chutney, treat yourself to some phokchas in our blog :-)

  8. Healthy can try replacing sooji with broken wheat rava ie dalia which makes it even more healthier

  9. very healthy way to start ur day....i love these idlies

  10. These oats idli look and sound great!

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  12. Healthy way to start a day. Good One. Thanks for sharing.

  13. vety healthy n quick 2 make..