Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Sandhagai/Idiyappam/ String Hoppers/Rice noodles
1.Rice flour - 2 cups
2.Salt - to taste
3.Oil - 1 tbsp
4.Sufficient amount of hot water to cook rice flour.
1.Heat the hot water in the pot, add salt and oil.
2.Leave it to boil and then put the fire in medium add the rice flour to the hot water.
3.Immediately stir the rice flour with the spatula, if the water is running out means add little bit of hot water. 4.After the rice flour turns soft and to right texture, turn off the fire and close the pot with the lid . Leave it to cool.
5.Grease the sandhagai mould with oil and fill the mould with the cooked rice flour mixture. Press it in the Idli plates .
6.Steam the sandhagai for 5 minutes in the idli pot and then put it in the separate dish.
7.Serve hot the sandhagai with sweet coconut milk or can also make lemon and tomato sandhagai. We had Aappam and sandhagai with coconut milk for our today's breakfast.