Udhaiyam Idly Batter
Idli batter is made by soaking the following ingredients for few hours and grinding them in right proportions to get a smooth semi-liquid batter. This batter is used to make soft idlis when streamed and crispy dosas when cooked in a Dosa Tawa. Idlis and dosas are served as a common breakfast food all over South India.
Nutrient Content & Health Benefits
Being native to India, its cultivation is highly valued due to its high calorific value (237 Kcal / 100 gram dry weight) and numerous other benefits like
Urad dal or black gram originates from India and has been cultivated since ancient times.
In 13th century AD the great Hindu philosopher Shri Madhvacharya is believed to have introduced the dal as an offering in ceremonies in place of sacrificing animals.