Idli is commonly prepared in India.  Very easy, healthy recipe, easily digestible for all age group.

If you are bored of eating/preparing Idli and you want to surprise the family members with a new dish…… try this Masala Idli Cubes.
Sometimes Idli will be left over and we do not want to waste it.  How to make use of it ? You can try this Masala Idlis.

Ingredients :
Idli                                6 nos.
Mustard seeds            1/2 tsp
Green Chillies             2 nos.

Turmeric                     1 pinch
Curry leaves               2-3 strands
Chilli Powder              ½ tsp
Garam Masala           ½ tsp
Jeera Powder            ¼ tsp
Lemon juice               1 tbsp
Coriander Leaves      1 fist full
Salt to taste
Oil                                1 tbsp

Method :

Cut Idlis into cubes and keep aside.

In a pan take 1 tbsp oil and heat it.

Masala Idli Cubes

Add mustard to splutter.  Add slit green chillies, turmeric, curry leaves and fry till golden borwn.

Masala Idli Cubes

Add cut Idli cubes, chilli powder, garam masala, jeera powder, salt to taste and toss the Idli cubes.  Do not turn around Idli cubes by using a spatula.

Masala Idli Cubes

Finally add lemon juice, finely chopped coriander leaves and toss it.

Masala Idli Cubes

Now Masala Idli Cubes are ready to serve.  Serve hot.

Masala Idli Cubes

Tips :
Do not use hot idlis for preparing Masala Idli Cubes.  Do not use spatula or spoon for mixing masala to idlis.

Shyla Nagesh

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