January 3, 2011

Suji / Bombay Rava Ven Pongal


Sooji / Bombay Rava / Semolina

1 cup

Split green gram / Moong dal

½ cup

Cumin seeds

½ tbs

Pepper Corns

½ tbs

Curry Leaves

1 spring


1 inch


To Taste

Cashew Nuts



2 tbs


1. Dry roast the cumin seeds and pepper corns. Keep it aside.

2. Dry roast the moong dal till a nice aroma comes out and slightly changes its color.

3. Dry roast the rava till a nice aroma comes out.

4. Pressure cook the moong dal with ½ cup of water for 1 whistle in high flame.

5. Heat 2 1/2 cups of water in a heavy bottomed pan. If water comes to boiling state, add roasted rava slowly. Then add the cooked moong dal with water, roated cumin seeds and pepper corns, curry leaves and chopped ginger. Mix them well and close the lid of the pan.

6. Cook till the water is completely absorbed. If you feel it to be thick then add hot water. [Avoid using cold water]

7. Heat the ghee in a pan, add cashew nuts and fry till it becomes golden color. Garnish the Pongal with these roasted cashewnuts. Serve this with Coconut Chutney.

I am sending this to my own event Pongal Feast Event....


Raji said...

I love rava pongal... used to eat this here in Sangeetha restaurant... very appetising.

Asiya Omar said...

wow! nice.i will send my entry soon.

Asiya Omar said...

wow! nice.i will send my entry soon.

Nandinis food said...

Yum! I'd like to gobble it!

Jaleela Kamal said...

nice rava pongal

Suja Manoj said...

Sounds delicious rava pongal,never tried this before, bookmarked.

aipi said...

This sounds like a perfect meal..

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Priya Sreeram said...

arumai !

Unknown said...

u are a creator.......awsome job dear....

Unknown said...

yumm...hot hot pongal ..perfect comfort food!

Unknown said...

wow, looks so delicious :)

Pushpa said...

Yummy and tempting sooji ponga..

Suji said...

Perfect quikie...

Mrs K said...

This is so yummy and love the green plate you have used to serve this.I can gobble the entire serving,it looks that yummy:)

Priya Suresh said...

Am just drooling here, delicious pongal..

Soumya said...

delicious pongal...will try to send my entries soon...lovely event dear...

Ganga Sreekanth said...

looks delicious

Raks said...

Wow,yummy pongal,makes me hungry!

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