Konkani Style Doddak Recipe-Lentil Pancakes

Doddak is a traditional breakfast dish in North canara, it is similar to the Uttapam and however does not require any fermentation process and is the best to be served for any quick breakfast along with a south indian coconut chutney or tomato chutney.

Nithya Anantham
Konkani Style Doddak Recipe-Lentil Pancakes
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Doddak Recipe is a Konkani delicacy. It is very similar to a rava uttapam, however doesn't require any fermentation. If you are in a hurry to prepare something different yet yummy for breakfast try this Doddak Recipe. It is a little spicy with the addition of ginger and green chillies.

Serve Doddak Recipe along with South Indian Coconut Chutney or Carrot Chutney for breakfast or as a quick lunch box recipe for kids.

If you like this recipe, you can also try other Pancake recipes such as : 

  1. Potato Pancake Recipe
  2. Carrot Cake Pancake Recipe
  3. Lemon Poppy Seeds Pancake Recipe

Cuisine: Konkan
Course: South Indian Breakfast
Diet: Vegetarian
Prep in

48 M

Cooks in

20 M

Total in

68 M


4 Servings


  • 1 cup White Urad Dal (Split)
  • 2 cups Sooji (Semolina/ Rava)
  • 1 inch Ginger , grated
  • 1 Green Chilli , grated
  • 2 tablespoons Oil , to make dosas
  • Salt , to taste

How to make Konkani Style Doddak Recipe-Lentil Pancakes

  1. To begin making the Doddak Recipe, wash and soak the split urad dal for 1 hour in enough water. Grind it to a smooth fluffy batter in a mixer grinder by adding enough water.

  2. Take this mixture out in a big mixing bowl, add the idli or normal rava, grated ginger and green chilli, season with salt and make a thick batter with little water.

  3. The consistency of the batter should be little thicker than the dosa batter.

  4. Heat a skillet in medium heat, grease it with a little oil and pour a laddle full of this doddak batter an spread to a thick 4 inch diameter in size.

  5. Smear a little oil on the sides and let it cook on one side.

  6. Once done, flip over and cook the other side and remove it in a plate.

  7. Similarly, prepare the Doddaks with the remaining batter and serve hot.

  8. Serve Doddak Recipe along with South Indian Coconut Chutney or Carrot Chutney for breakfast or as a quick lunch box recipe for kids.