Coconut (Thengai) Podi

Ingredients (Translation)

1/2 coconut (scraped)
2 tbsp of blackgram dal
2 tbsp bengalgram dal
Asafoetida- little
1/4 tsp Ghee
2 Red Chillies (add more if you want)
Salt to taste

Roast the dals and red chillies without oil till it turns golden brown. Fry the scraped coconut also seperately with ghee and grind all the ingredients to a coarse powder.

Store it in an airtight container for a maximum period of one week.

Mix with rice and serve.

Alternatively you can even add this to any of the dry vegetables to give more tastes and even to sundals.

Sending this over to Roma for her Long Live the shelf event.
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Asha said...

I left a comment here yesterday, seems to have disappeared!! You did send this to RCI K, right? I didn't see the link, but thank you for sending ot, looks yum!:))

Nags said...

this is almost the same as our recipe for thenga podi :) the andhra way..

bindiya said...

looks delicious!

easycrafts said...

Asha, Nags and Bindiya...thanks all for ur comments

Kajal said...

I visit your home so I taste this different type of podi.........Nice recipe share.:)

easycrafts said...

Sure kajal...anytime

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