:- 1) If u r using canned coconutmilk, avoid the two steps of extracting milk
Use one cup of water for one tin of coconutmilk to dilute it, but u can use more or less according to the thickness and quality of the milk.
After adding the jaggery, check the level of sweetness and add, if reqd.
Use only extra ripe plantains. Don¦t worry if u don¦t get ripe plantains in U.S. You will get good raw plantains in all grocery stores. Buy it and keep it in the container in which you keep rice. The plantains will turn very ripe within 2 - 3 days.