2014/07/18

SAKKARAI PAAL PONGAL


Aadi festival is celebrated for the birth of the tamil month of Aadi (July - August)

This festival is special for various forms of Amman(Godess Durga). Sundays, Tuesdays and Fridays of this month are considered very auspicious.For this year's, first aadi velli , a traditional neivaidhyam for amman.


SAKKARAI PAAL PONGAL :

INGREDIENTS:

Rice - 1 cup
Moong dal - 1/4 cup
Jaggery as your wish --i used 200 gms

Milk-1/2 litreCashews,Badam and elachi --few numbers
Ghee

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Boil water in a pot . Once it starts boiling , add rice and dal with little water and milk.
2) Leave in medium flame and cover it with a lid.
3) Meanwhile dissolve jaggery in hot water and filter the impurities .
4) Once the water in rice pot is drained completely , add jaggery syrup and mix them well .
5 ) Add 1 cup of ghee , stir it up. Leave it flame till it thickens .
6) Garnish it with ghee roasted cashews,badam and elachi .

15 comments :

Ramya Venkateswaran said...

yummy delicious pongal

Shweet Spicess said...

Looks so yummyy!! I wish to make this sometime, I love the combo of rice and daal

Sony P said...

Delicious....... Looks yumm, will try it!!

Sangeetha Priya said...

DELICIOUS PONGAL

Manjula Bharath said...

very tempting and delicious sakkarai pongal :) looks yumm dear !!

Veena Theagarajan said...

looks so delicious.. one of my family fav

Swathi Iyer said...

Delicious sakarai pongal love it.

Sangeetha M said...

My all time favorite pongal...looks super delicious :)

Hema said...

One of my favorites, yumm..

sushma Mallya said...

Yummy preperation Shama...looks Authentic :)

sushma Mallya said...

Yummy preperation Shama...looks Authentic :)

nandoos Kitchen said...

delicious pongal

Vandana Rajesh said...

Delicious sakarai pongal

shobha rawal said...

Yummy & lovely pongal........love to grab all.
Shobha
www.shobhapink.blogspot.in

prethika skm said...

Delicious yummy looking sakkarai pongal..