How do you use DAL Podi?

How to Make Dhal Powder (Parupu Podi)

  1. Dry roast the red gram dhal, Bengal gram dhal and black gram dhal for five minutes on a low heat.
  2. Fry in the ghee.
  3. Add the peppercorns, red chillies and asafoetida powder.
  4. Powder all ingredients in a dry blender or coffee grinder.
  5. Add salt.
  6. Serve with hot rice and ghee.

What is dal powder?

Milagai Podi’s & Spicy Dal Powders are either fine or coarse dry powders which have a mixture of ground pulses/lentils/dals, dry spices, dried red chilli, sesame seeds and other ingredients with various combinations. It is traditionally used as a condiment for Idli’s, Dosa’s and other South Indian tiffins.

How do you make rice Podi?

how to make paruppu podi with step by step photo:

  1. firstly, in a pan dry roast ½ cup toor dal on low flame.
  2. roast till the dal turns aromatic.
  3. further add 1 tsp cumin, ½ tsp pepper, few curry leaves and 5 whole kashmiri red chilli.
  4. roast till the curry leaves turn crisp.

How do you make Brahmin Paruppu Podi?


  1. 1 Cup Toor Dal (Pigeon pea) 1 Cup – 250ml.
  2. ½ Cup Roasted Gram Dal (Pottukadalai / Dhaliya)
  3. 4 Red Chili.
  4. 8 Kashmiri Red Chili (optional, replace it with 4 Red Chili)
  5. 1 tsp Pepper.
  6. 1 Pinch Asafoetida (Asafetida / Hing)
  7. 3 Cloves Garlic Optional.
  8. ½ tsp Ghee.

What do you eat Paruppu Podi with?

Serve the Paruppu Podi along with hot steamed rice and ghee or sesame oil, or add it to any vegetable curry. Other similar recipes that you can try are: Idli Dosa Milagai Podi Recipe – South Indian Chilli Chutney Powder. Bisi Bele Bath Spice Powder Recipe.

How do you make dal and rice powder for babies?

Take the dried rice, moong dal and cumin seeds in a pan and dry roast in low flame until the rice hot to touch and little puffy & moong dal turns golden here and there. Switch off the flame once done. Grind the rice, moong dal, cumin seeds in a mixer to a fine powder. Cool it down and store in a airtight container.

How do you make Kandi Podi?


  1. In a thick bottomed kadai/pan, dry roast each of the dals – Toor, Chana, Moong and Urad separately until golden brown.
  2. In the same pan, dry roast red chillies and garlic pods (with skin) until they are fragrant.
  3. Next roast jeera for a minute or two.
  4. Let all these cool down completely.

How do you make garlic Podi?

Add a tsp of oil and roast garlic till golden and crisp. Transfer to a mixer, ground to a coarse mixture then add rock salt and grind to a semi fine powder. Transfer to a plate and let it cool completely. Cool down and store in an airtight container.

How do you make crispy Paruppu Vadai?

Paruppu vadai method:

  1. First soak chana dal and urad dal for 3 hours.
  2. Grind red chilli and salt coarsely before adding soaked dal.
  3. Next add the soaked dal, drained from water.
  4. Transfer to a mixing bowl.
  5. Flatten over your palm.
  6. Heat oil in kadai until hot and drop the shaped vada in oil.
  7. Cook in medium flame until golden.

How do you eat Podi Rice?

Serveing Suggestions

  1. Mix the podi with hot sesame oil or ghee and serve it on the side of idli or dosa.
  2. You can make street style Spicy Tawa Idli using the Podi [My fav one].
  3. You can smear it over the dosa while cooking it.
  4. I like to sprinkle some on bread toasts along with some ghee.

Which dal is good for babies?

Moong dal is exceptionally healthy for every child, and hence remains the top preference for most parents. Moreover, it is easy to cook and contains a high percentage of nutrition needed for a baby.

Which dal is good for 6 month baby?

Moong Dal Pani is a healthy and light soup that you can give the babies who are 6 months and above. It’s packed with protein and taste.