Thursday, December 15, 2011

Instant Corn Dhokla for Blog Hop from Archana's Page

instant corn dhokla
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             This week I was paired with Archana of She has lot of interesting array of recipes. due to time constrain I have chosen this Instant healthy recipe..
              Dhokla or Dhokra is a vegetarian food item that originates from the Indian state of Gujarat. It is made with a fermented batter of gram flour. Dhokla can be eaten for breakfast, as a main course, as a side dish or as a snack . But below recipe doesn't need any fermenting process  and can be done in less than 20 minutes. Try this out and pour your valuable comments friends.....
Sweetcorn - 1 cup
Rava/semolina - 1 cup
Curd - 1/2 cup
Ginger - paste - 1/4 tsp
Green chili paste - 1/4 tsp
Fruit salt - 1tsp
Lemon juice - 1/4 tsp
Oil = 1/4tsp
Salt - 1/4 tsp

For Seasoning:
Oil - 1 tsp
Mustard seed - 1/4 tsp
Green chilies - 2~3 or to taste ( slit in to two)
instant corn dhoklaMethod:

  • Blend sweet corn and curd in mixer till smooth.
  • Add rava, ginger garlic paste, green chili paste, salt and half cup water mix well.
  • Just before steaming sprinkle fruit salt and lemon juice. When bubbles form, mix gently
  • Spoon in greased muffin/ vati moulds or in a thali plate and steam for 15-20. cut into desired shape and size.
  • Heat Oil in a pan, add mustard seed, allow it splutter, add green chili and saute it for 3 minutes in low heat.
  • Pour the seasoning over the darkly.
  • Cool and serve.
Note: You can add crushed corn to the batter before steaming.  I sprinkled sugar & lemon water over the dhokla to make it more tastier.

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ANU said...

very nice and yummy dokla....

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Santosh Bangar said...

new idea of making dhokla.thanks for sharing

Aarthi said...

dhoklas looks beautiful

Kaveri said...

Dhoklas have turned out very nice..soft and spongy.

Priya said...

Woww dhoklas looks super spongy and yummy..

Suja said...

Looks so perfect..tempting breakfast

Only Fish Recipes said...

dear..dhokla is one of my favorites n u hav made it perfectly....looks very delicious !

Jyoti said...

Nice twist to the conventional Dhokla!

Nirmala's kitchen said...

Dhokla looks yummy!!!Must try with corn soon

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