2010/05/13

PASIPAYAR PONGAL / GREEN GRAM PONGAL



This recipe is same as Venpongal recipe .
INGREDIENTS :


Rice - 1 cup
Green gram - 3/4 cup
Pepper -2 tsp
Cumin seeds - 2 tsp
Mustard - 1 tsp
Red Chillies - 2
Asafoetida - a pinch
Ginger - a small piece
Curry leaves
Salt to taste


METHOD OF PREPARATION :


1) Soak green gram overnight .


2) Pressure cook rice and gram together with 5 cups of water for 3-4 whistles.

3) Once done , allow it to cool . Meanwhile , heat oil or ghee in a pan . Add mustard,cumin seeds,red chillies and pepper . When it splutters , add curry leaves.

4) Then , add chopped ginger and asafotida with salt .

5) Finally , add this to the rice and mix it properly .

Serve hot with sambar/chutney/kurma .This goes to CWS - Cumin Seeds hosted by Sara , initially started by Priya Suresh .

33 comments :

sangi said...

luv this easy,healthy n delicious pongal recipe dear

Priti said...

This is for me...am going to try this method always endup making...looks gud

Priya said...

Delicious pongal..beautiful click..

Nandini said...

Healthy and delicious pongal! Rendu bowlum inga anuppunga.

Rekha shoban said...

interesting pongal recipes...perfect entries

SathyaSridhar said...

Very nice healthy pongal dear looks delicious sure it will taste with hot curry.

Ms.Chitchat said...

Nice variation.

Asha said...

What a combo! Loving it, makes a great lunch.

divya said...

Healthy and delicious pongal!thanks for sharing...

Nithu Bala said...

enakku roombha pidichathu..pakkum podhey sapdanum nu thonuthu..

♥Sugar♥Plum♥Fairy♥ said...

Delicious delightful....

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Vrinda said...

Lov the idea of using greengram in pongal,yummmy n healthy

Usha said...

Looks delicious !

Vrinda said...

Lov the idea of using greengram in pongal,healthy n yummm

Gita Jaishankar said...

Pongal looks so yum dear :)

Suman Singh said...

gr8 recipe...looks delicious! bumped in here for the first time...nice space.

VineelaSiva said...

Wow shama healthy and tasty pongal.Never tried with green gram.will try.

Kiran said...

Very nice and healthy pongal.

Uma said...

mmm. looks delicious :)

Shabitha said...

Super pongal..love green grams and will try it..

♥Sugar♥Plum♥Fairy♥ said...

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So Am also here to tell u something interesting!!!
SUper giveaway at this link...psst psst, am sure u love LE CRUESET ,dont ya?
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Malar Gandhi said...

Delicious pongal, love it...with green gram sounds very healthy.

Geetha Achal said...

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Sanyukta Gour(Bayes) said...

easy delicious an dhealthy pongal...loved it

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

Lovely creativity Shama.

AdukalaVishesham said...

yummy pongal.... very healthy and comforting food..

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Yummy pongal with more protein added!

Soma Pradhan said...

Wow..a new recipe..Pongla cooked with green gram..Looks temptin

Yummy Team said...

Nice recipe! I have never had pongal..Will try this for sure.

kamala said...

Healthy pongal with green gram looks yum.

sowmya's creative saga said...

good and healthy..

Sushma Mallya said...

Yummy pongal..

Saras said...

New to me and looks healthy. Thanks for the entry dear.

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