Instant Bread Idli, No Fermenting Required

Instant Bread Idli, No Fermenting Required

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Feel like having a breakfast of idli and sambhar but don’t have batter on hand? Worry not, you can still entertain your whims with this Instant Bread Idli.

Made with an innovative batter of bread crumbs and idli rawa, this Instant Bread Idli is soft, fluffy and tasty. A dash of curds gives the idli a nice, mildly tangy taste while a pinch of fruit salt gives it the perfect mouth-feel.

The best part is that this batter requires no fermenting, so you can make it any time you feel like.

You can also try other Idli recipes like the traditional Idli and Quick Rava Idli .

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Instant Bread Idli, No Fermenting Required recipe - How to make Instant Bread Idli, No Fermenting Required

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 16 idlis
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3/4 cup fresh bread crumbs
3/4 cup idli rawa
3/4 cup curds (dahi)
salt to taste
1/2 tsp fruit salt

For Serving
coconut chutney
  1. Combine the bread crumbs, idli rawa, curds, salt and ½ cup of water in a deep bowl and mix well.
  2. Cover with a lid and keep aside for 30 minutes.
  3. Add the fruit salt and ½ cup of water and mix gently.
  4. Pour spoonfulls of the batter into greased idli moulds.
  5. Steam in an idli steamer for 10 to 12 minutes or till they are cooked.
  6. Serve hot with sambhar, coconut chutney and malgapodi.

Instant Bread Idli by Tarla Dalal

Nutrient values (Abbrv) per idli
Energy48 cal
Protein1.5 g
Carbohydrates8.4 g
Fiber0 g
Fat0.7 g
Cholesterol1.5 mg
Sodium3.2 mg

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Instant Bread Idli, No Fermenting Required
 on 06 Oct 17 12:23 PM

Tarla, I am fairly new to Indian cooking, and would like to try making this dish, but I don''t have idli pans. Would giant muffin tins do as a substitute? Thanks for your response!
Instant Bread Idli, No Fermenting Required
 on 25 Sep 17 07:40 PM

Do we add sooji or idli rawa? In the ingredients it has sooji and in method it is idli rawa
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Tarla Dalal    Hi, Sorry for the error from our side, we have rectified it, use idli rawa...
27 Sep 17 08:37 AM
Instant Bread Idli, No Fermenting Required
 on 25 Sep 17 08:28 AM

idli can be so quick to make.. amazing recipe.. sudden guest arrived.. made this idli for snacks.. And the response was so so good.. Thank you for the recipe.. It taste really nice..