Carrot a root vegetable is a very healthy food and a good source of beta carotene with numerous nutrients and antioxidants.
Known to be beneficial for eye health,it also helps in lowering cholesterol levels.The beta carotene contained in it contributes to the
lovely bright orange colour.Carrot juice is one good healthy breakfast drink which takes care of overall health and skin health too.
Cosmetic industry use carrots widely in their produce.
Now coming to today’s recipe …It’s a breakfast recipe with the inclusion of carrot purée in dosa batter.
If you have dosa batter ready,it is just an addition of the purée. I will be giving the recipe for instant dosa with the addition of wheat
flour also as an ingredient.
I made a variation of egg dosa, and to top it all the chutney served was celery-alma chutney which is more nutritious.
Note:You could add spring onions or leeks cut fine instead of onions.
So,here’s to the healthy colourful recipe.
1 cup urad dhal flour
1 cup rice flour
2 cups wheat flour
1/2 cup curd
Salt to taste
1 cup finely chopped onions/spring onions/
2-3 finely chopped green chillies
4 carrots puréed
1/2 tsp cummin seed powder
•Mix all the ingredients with enough water to the consistency of iddli/dosa batter or pancake batter.
Make dosas,pour 1 tsp oil or ghee all around,and cook on both sides .
Serve with chutney .
1 cup celery stalks
2-3 amla/ gooseberry ( deseeded)
2 tbsp iddli podi
Salt to taste
1 tsp sesame oil
•Sauté the celery stalks till raw smell is gone.
•Grind fine with the rest of the ingredients and