In a typical Indian home the breakfast dishes are a perfect comfort food. Every member of the family has a favourite dish and almost all breakfasts are accompanied with a namkeen along with hot cup of Chai or coffee. Most Indians, love their breakfasts hot and savory, compared to the west, where one would have a cold cereal or a hot sweet pancake.

Through this breakfast recipe section that has over 50 + recipes, it will expand your options for breakfast with authentic recipes that are tried and tested from home kitchens like Upma, Vada Sambar, Idlis, Poha, Parathas, Theplas, Dhoklas, Thalipeeth, Kerala Puttu, Stew, Appam, Steamed Kozhukattai,  Paniyarams, Rava Idli, Masala Dosas, Uttapams, Ghee Dosa and more.

Kanchipuram Idlis Recipe

Kanchipuram Idlis Recipe is a variety of idly from Tamil Nadu - an Indian state known for its variety of breakfast options including Idli, sambar and chutney, dosa, vadas and so many more. Some particular South Indian towns have their own variations of idlis, and this one is from the town of Kanchipuram. You could call it the signature idli of the area. Prepared with assorted spices, these idlis are a mouthwatering treat and a lovely deviation from the regular idli. Traditionally, they are steamed ...

Published in Idli Recipes

Vazhaipoo Bajra Adai Recipe - Banana Flower & Pearl Millet Dosa

Vazhaipoo Bajra Adai Recipe (Banana Flower & Pearl Millet Crepe), a nutritious meal that is made with banana flower which is mixed along with 5 different kinds of dals like moong dal, toor dal, urad dal and channa dal. In order to keep it highly nutritious we have also added pearl millet which is rich in fiber and protein content. Banana flower is rich in protein content, it is also helpful in managing diabetics. The adai as a whole will give you a healthy start for your day. Serve the Vazhaipoo ...

Published in Adai Recipes

Sabudana Khichdi Recipe - Sabudana Upma With Peanuts | Indian Breakfast

Sabudana Khichdi Recipe is a simple to cook and delicious to eat recipe. It is healthy and widely used as fasting food in many Indian homes. The recipe is extremely low in fat and full of starch or carbohydrates and hence is a great food for a quick boost of energy. Although it is often served in India for breaking fasts during religious festivals, it is just as delicious for a non-fasting meal. At which time you can omit the use of onions as it is typically not eaten during fasting periods. There ...

Published in Upma Recipes

Homemade Rice Puttu Recipe | Kerala Matta Rice or Basmati Rice

The Kerala Rice Puttu is a traditional South Indian breakfast dish from Kerala. The Puttus are fluffy steamed rice cakes of a crumbly texture which are steamed to perfection along with coconut. Even though this is traditionally served for breakfast, you can also serve the Kerala Rice Puttu for lunch or dinner too.   You can use Matta Rice, Basmati Rice or even Ponni Raw Rice for making Puttu. Serve Kerala Rice Puttu Kadala Curry or with sugar & chopped bananas for a wholesome ...

Published in Puttu Recipes

Foxtail Millet Idli Recipe - Healthy Indian Diabetic Idli Recipe

Foxtail Millet Idli Recipe is a healthier version of the idli, this recipe is made only with foxtail millets and urad dal.  Millets are called as a group of highly variable small seeded grasses. They are cultivated in different forms and as the end product you will get them as a grains. They can be used in various dishes to create delicious and healthy food.  Did You Know: Foxtail Millet is rich in calcium, fiber, iron and potassium. It is great for Diabetics. Serve the Foxtail ...

Published in Idli Recipes

Gujarati Sev Khamani Recipe - Amiri Khaman | Crumbled Khaman Dhokla

Sev Khamani also known as Amiri Khaman is a classic Gujarati dish that are traditionally made from lentil cakes that are steamed and crumbled. The Amiri Khaman can also be made from leftover dhokla and gujarati’s are known for their love for food and also know how to reuse the leftovers to make tasty dishes like this simple Khamani.  Khaman Dhokla is a tasty snack made from gram lentils that is juicy, tangy, sweet and delicious. When there is leftover Khaman Dhokla made from the previous ...

Published in Upma Recipes

Gujarati Khatta Dhokla Recipe

Gujarati Khatta Dhokla is a healthy dal cake, made with a batter of rice and dals like - urad dal and chana dal, flavoured with ginger and green chilli which is steamed and seasoned with mustard and sesame seeds.  Being rich in proteins, Khatta Dhokla fits well into a lunch box meal or a light summer meal. Serve the Gujarati Khatta Dhokla with some Pudina Chutney for a healthy weeknight dinner or even serve it as an appetizer for parties. Here are few more Gujarati Recipe Which ...

Published in Dhokla Recipes

The Oat and Green Moong Dal Pesarattu-Savory Lentil Crepe Recipe

The Oats Pesarattu recipe is inspired from the classic South Indian dish “Pesarattu”. Pesarattu is a crepe that is made from lentils and rice, but in this recipe I have used Saffola oats in the recipe, adding to the nutritive value. The addition of green chillies and ginger, along with finely chopped cabbage, makes this Pesarattu a favorite even with children.  Serve the Oats Pesarattu along with jaggery and butter or along with Tomato Onion Chutney and Buttermilk for ...

Published in Pesarattu Recipes

Lemon Oats Recipe

Lemon rice is very popular in every household. Think of quick, easy, less labor lunch/dinner options, lemon rice is definitely one of them in Indian households. Are you someone who loves the simplicity of a nice flavour packed lemon rice just like me? Then, I have a piece of good news for you. How about a dish just like lemon rice, but doesn’t even have to do the labor of cooking rice? How about a healthier option than rice? But without compromising on the flavors! How about using oats in place ...

Published in Upma Recipes

Instant Khaman Dhokla Recipe

The Khaman Dhokla recipe is a popular farsan also known as a snack from the Gujarati Cuisine. This is a simple and instant recipe that takes only 20 minutes to make. The Dhokla is packed with flavours from gram flour, ginger and green chillies along with a sweet and tangy tadka. Serve it along with Green Chutney and Adrak Chai as an evening snack. Other similar tea time snack recipes that might interest you Cornflakes Mixture Recipe Authentic Nimki Recipe Samosa Recipe

Published in Dhokla Recipes

Besan Cheela Recipe Stuffed With Chatapa Paneer

The Besan Cheela is a super simple recipe that you can make for breakfast. This recipe also has a chatpata paneer stuffing which makes it high in protein and filling as well. It is also a super simple breakfast which takes only 15 minutes to make. I have many food stories and most of them happen when I travel around India and around the world. One of my favorites is Kolkata, where I have many stories to tell. It was the first time I had ever tasted cheela’s that were served with lip smacking garlic ...

Ragi Rava Dosa Recipe With Oats - Finger Millet & Oats Dosa Recipe

Ragi Rava Dosa Recipe With Oats is delicious and healthy combination of Oat and Ragi made into a batter and prepared to make a crispy dosa. Ragi and Oatmeal flour are whisked together and spiced up with green chillies, coriander leaves and cumin seeds. The result is an absolutely delicious flavor and packing you up with all that energy and makes a great diabetic friendly breakfast as well. This has always been a quick fix meal for me when I run out of groceries. My children enjoy these dosas for ...

Published in Dosa Recipes

Kothamalli Rava Upma Recipe - Coriander Semolina Pudding

Kothamalli Rava Upma Recipe is a twist to the usual upma recipes that South Indians prepare for breakfast. Fresh coriander leaves are ground to a smooth paste and then cooked along with sautéed onions to create a delicious and rich flavor. You can also add some roasted cashew nuts for the added texture. The recipe will give you a wonderful start when it is had with ground coconut chutney. Serve the Kothamalli Rava Upma Recipe along with South Indian Coconut Chutney and Banana Date Smoothie ...

Published in Upma Recipes

Chettinad Muttai Paniyaram Recipe | Egg Paniyaram Recipe

Chettinad Muttai Paniyaram Recipe is a traditional dish famous in the region of Tamil Nadu. It is a variation made  from a rice batter filled in with High protein egg and some extra spice to kick start your Breakfast in a healthy way. The Paniyaram Is usually made in a Paniyaram pan by using less of oil and shallow frying till it becomes crispy from outside, soft and gooey inside.  Serve the Chettinad Muttai Paniyaram along Coconut Chutney and filter coffee for a wholesome ...

Published in Paniyaram Recipes

Whole Wheat Flour Puttu Recipe

Vivatta Whole Wheat Flour Puttu Recipe is a twist to Puttu recipe which is unique to Kerala. It is one of the staple dish prepared for breakfast in many households on day to day basis. Being steamed and prepared without oil puts the 'puttu' on the list of healthy, non-fat dishes. There are many variations to this dish; some prepare it with Ragi that makes it very nutritious, diabetic friendly dish. Usually 'puttu' is prepared with rice powder.  This 5 ingredient wheat flour puttu turns ...

Published in Puttu Recipes

Vegetable Rava Upma Recipe - Sooji Upma Recipe

Vegetable Rava Upma is a traditional south Indian breakfast dish that is made from semolina and cooked along with vegetables and seasonings. This dish is popularly called as Khara Bath in Karnataka. At home we love to serve it along with a hot cup of freshly brewed filter coffee to make a complete breakfast with some fresh fruits on the side. I add tomatoes to the Rava Upma as an alternative instead of vegetables to change the flavour. Tomatoes add a zing to the palate and tastes delicious too.  Serve ...

Published in Upma Recipes

Mysore Masala Dosa Made With Ragi Dosa Batter

Mysore Masala Dosa Recipe is a famous breakfast dish among the  Southern part of India. In this recipe we have used a ragi idli dosa batter to make the Masala Dosa. Traditionally, idli boiled rice and urad dal, along with some jaggery is used to make the dosa. Dosa is considered to be the most often had breakfast as the batter is present most households in Karnataka & Tamil Nadu. The dosa batter is usually made and fermented the day before so that you get a nice crispy and soft dosa. The ...

Published in Dosa Recipes

Pudina Shavige Recipe - Pudina Semiya Upma Recipe

The Pudina Shavige Recipe is a delicious Karnataka style Pudina Semiya Upma Recipe which is healthy packed with taste. The shavige also known as semiya is made from foxtail millet vermicelli but you can also use the normal ones or even the rice vermicelli. Usually the mint goes really well with chutneys and pulao but adding them to the shavige will create a nutritious and flavor meal. It also has few roasted peanuts and urad dal for the crunch that you can get from every bite of it. Serve the Pudina ...

Published in Upma Recipes

Vaghareli Rotli Recipe - Roti Ka Poha

Vaghareli Rotli or Roti Ka Poha is a crispy masala roti that is seasoned with asafoetida, red chillies and curry leaves, that makes a perfect breakfast or a tea time snack. If ever you have left over Phulka's, Puris, Chapati, Tawa Paratha or even thepla, tear them all up and toss it on the pan until lightly crisp along with a tadka.  The Rotli’s are either cut into small pieces or torn by hand and then tossed in seasoning that is filled with texture and flavor. Serve this dish along with ...

Published in Poha Recipes

High Protein Moong Dal Cheela Recipe With Stuffed Paneer

The High Protein Moong Dal Cheela Recipe With Stuffed Paneer recipe makes a delicious appetizer for the parties, a breakfast or even as a school lunch box. The cheela's are made with yellow moong dal and filled with cottage cheese/paneer is rich in proteins and vitamins making it a healthy snack or meal for both adults and kids. Serve Moong Dal Cheela along with Tomato Onion Chutney or a Dhaniya Pudina Chutney for Indian breakfast or pack it in kids lunch box. If you like this recipe, ...

Ragi Onion Uttapam Recipe - Wholesome Breakfast Recipe

Carrot Onion Uttapam Recipe is a nutritious breakfast or dinner made from Ragi Idli Dosa Batter. Ragi Dosa Batter is my recent obsession and discovery that helps me incorporate the much needed millets in our diet. The addition of carrots and onions flavoured with lots of coriander makes this Uttapam healthy and makes a great kids lunch box recipe too. Serve Carrot Onion Uttapam with Sweet and Spicy Tomato Chutney Recipe. If you like to make more variety of uttapams, try these Vegetable Uttapam ...

Published in Uttapam Recipes

Matar Besan And Paneer Cheela Recipe -Green Peas & Paneer Crepes

Cheelas are thin crepes or dosas which are usually made with Besan as the base ingredient. Its takes very little time to prepare as these ingredients are almost always available in Indian kitchens. Besan, which is powdered roasted Bengal Gram is a versatile ingredient that can be made into a batter, loaded with vegetables of your choice and spread on a tawa to make a healthy cheela at any time of the day.  In this recipe, we have packed our Cheelas with Green Peas that is steamed and pureed ...

Instant Sooji Oats Dhokla Recipe - Steamed Semolina & Oats Dhokla

Instant Sooji Oats Dhokla Recipe is served as a nutritious breakfast. This recipe has a twist to the original recipe with the addition of oats making it wholesome and nutritious.  Flavoured with green chillies and asafoetida, this dhokla is steamed and topped with a tadka of curry leaves, and sesame seeds that add crunch to the soft spongy dhoklas. It makes a great diabetic friendly evening snack as well and is a hit when you serve the Sooji Oats Dhokla at a tea party.You  can optionally ...

Published in Dhokla Recipes

Murungai Keerai Puttu - Drumstick Leaves Puttu Recipe

Murungai Keerai Puttu is a breakfast dish which is made with fresh drumstick leaves. It is a traditional, healthy breakfast recipe that can also be served as evening snacks. This puttu is loaded with goodness of drumstick leaves and millets as we have used millets puttu powder. This is a traditional dish with the addition of Drumstick leaves, which makes it even more nutritious. Serve Murungai Keerai Puttu along with Kerala Kadala Curry for a healthy breakfast meal or you can also relish it ...

Published in Puttu Recipes
Install App