Sunday, August 23, 2009

Wheat Flour Pidi Kozhukattai & Happy Ganesh Chathurthi

Wishing you all a Happy Ganesh Chathurthi....Hope u all might be enjoying today's delicious dishes, which u prepared to celebrate this famous chathurthi day...I prepared too many dishes to celebrate this great day and the menu starts with mixed beans sundal, coconut and jaggery balls, onion medhu vadais, modaks, rawa and oats kheer etc, yea today's menu was quite a long and we enjoyed this great day with all these yummy dishes....Last year i prepared  for ganesh chathurthi Ragiflour Pidi Kozhukattais and this year i want to make kozhukattais as another healthy and delicious dumplings, to change the usual way of making out kozhukattais i went for wheat flour which is one more healthiest way to prepare these sweet dumplings..i used storebought wheat flour(atta) to prepare this fabulous wheat flour dumplings with jaggery, dry roasted moongdal and grated coconut...Easy, yet healthy also delicious kozhukattais are ready within few minutes..These kozhukattais goes to Purva's FF-Janmashtami & Ganesh Chathurthi..


Here is some of my dishes, will post all these dishes one by one very soon...now lets go to wheat flour pidi kozhukattai..


1cup Wheat flour
1/2cup Jaggery
1+1/4cup Water
2tbsp Split moongdal
1tsp Cardamom powder
1/4cup Grated coconut
1/4tsp Salt
1tbsp Oil

Dry roast the wheat flour in a pan for few minutes,keep aside..now dry roast the split moongdal in a pan until they turns golden brown.

Heat the water, oil and salt, once the water starts boiling, add the jaggery pieces and make a syrup...strain this syrup and heat again until they starts thickens, add immediately the roasted wheat flour;roasted moongdal, grated coconut,cardamom powder and stir everything until the wheat flour get off from the pan...let them cool.

Take a small ball from the dough n press in ur fingers..Pressure cook them for 10 minutes in Idly Cooker..
Serve hot..

28 comments:

  1. Happy Ganesh Chathurthi priya!
    The Kozukattai looks delicious, waiting to see the other recipes too :)

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  2. New dish to me, loved all your prasadams. Happy Vinayaka Chathurthi to you too.

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  3. Happy vinayaka Chathruthi dear..... kozukattai looks in perfect shape..nice recipes..

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  4. Happy ganesh chaturti priya...lovely picture....

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  5. ganesh ji looks very very cute.:-) and nice recipes..

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  6. happy ganesh chaturthi..lovely photo with all the neivedyams and a cute ganesh idol..

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  7. Happy Ganesh Chathurthi. Kozukattai looks yummy.

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  8. Wish you same dear...your pics are so tempting and your modak is so perfect in shape..hope u had gud day celebrating

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  9. Happy Ganesh chaturthi priya yummmy spread looks great yummmmmm.

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  10. Happy vinayaga chadhurthi priya! Kozhukkatai looks different and yummy!!

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  11. Wishing U and ur family Happy Ganesh Chaturthi....
    This is a new dish for me, it looks delicious.....
    U can sent this post for Ganesh Chaturthi event on my blog...

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  12. Happy vinyaka chavithy priya...and new baby boy was born on august 12 and my health is good...

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  13. Happy Ganesh Chathurthi dear...wheat kozukattais look so delicious...what a healthy way to celebrate :)

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  14. Happy Vinayagar Chaturthi Priya.. Those rice flour Kozhukattai looks perfect.. We too used to make Ragi Kozhukattai for Koozh during Aadi month.. This Wheat kozhukattai is totally new to me.. Will give it a try..

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  15. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi,Priya!The Kozhukattai looks very pretty!

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  16. Happy Ganesh Chathurthi Priya..great spread ..

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  17. Happy Ganesha Chathurthi Priya... Nice spread :)

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  18. What a delicious spread Priya! hope you had a great Ganesh Chathurti. Waiting for the recipes..that Ganesha idol looks so beautiful!

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  19. Happy ganesh chaturthi to you & your family dear :)
    Pooja looks Divine....What a lovely spread .
    Soup 'N Juice Event is going on in my blog.Please do participate in it.

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  20. Yummy kozhukkattai,it looks like our kinnathappam...happy ganesha chathurthi to u and family...

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  21. Happy Vinayakaya Chaturthi! Lovely & healthy kozhukattai.

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  22. happy vinayaka chathurthi dear ! looks lovely !

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