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Raw rice, urad dal, toor dal and other ingredients ground to a batter and fried as dosas
Published On: 31 Jul 2013
English: Raw Rice
telugu: Pachi Biyyam / Biyyamu
hindi: Arwa Chawal
Konkani: Soorev Orovu / Thando
Oriya: Arua Chaula
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: Black Gram
telugu: Minu Mulu / Manipa / Uddulu
hindi: Subat Urd / Urid
Bengali: Mashkolair Dal / Kaalo Dal / Mash / Kalai
Gujarati: Aalad / Udad
Konkani: Oodeedu / Urdachi / Udid
Marathi: Uddachi / Udid
Oriya: Biri (Gota) / Muga Dali
Punjabi: Mah-Di / Mash
malayalam: Nalikeram / Thenga
telugu: Kobbari Kaaya
Gujarati: Naliyer / Nariyal
Punjabi: Gola / Nariyal
English: Cumin Seeds
tamil: Seerakam / Jeerakam
telugu: Jeelakara / Jidakara / Jikaka
hindi: Jeera / Jeeru / Safaid Jeera / Zeera / Shimai Shombu
Bengali: Jeera / Zeera / Safed Jira
Gujarati: Jeeru / Jiru / Safed Jiraun
Konkani: Jeerey / Jeren
Marathi: Jeera / Jeregire
Oriya: Jira / Jeera
English: Red Chillies
tamil: Vatral Milagai / Kaindha Milagai /Sigappu Milagai
malayalam: Vattal Mulaku / Chuvanna Mulaku / Kollamulaku
telugu: Erra Mirapa Kayalu / Yendu Mirapakayalu
kannada: Molaku / Kempu Menasinakai / Ona Menasinakai
hindi: Lal Mirch
Bengali: Paka Lanka / Lal Mirch / Lankamorich
Gujarati: Lal Marcha
Konkani: Sukki Saangi /Suke Miriyasang
Marathi: Lal Mirchi / Mirchya
Oriya: Lanka / Nali Lankamaricha
Punjabi: Lal Mirch
Kashmiri: Marach Wangun
For preparing adai dosa, first soak the raw rice, black gram(Urad dal) and Toor dal for about 6-8 hours. Drain the water from this mix of raw rice, black gram and toor dal.
Wash it again and grind it along with chopped pearl onion, grated coconut, cumin seeds, red chilly and asafoetida.
Make a paste of these items after mixing required water and required quantity of salt.
Heat a non-stick pan/dosa pan and apply some oil in it. Put one big spoon of the above paste, spread it and apply some oil(gingelly/refined oil) or ghee. When it is cooked well, remove from pan.
Please note that it will be very tasty if we make the dosas using fresh ground mix. Adai dosa can be served with coconut/onion/tomato chutney or pickles. This is a tasty break-fast/dinner dish for adults and children as well.
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