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August 24, 2009

Oats Kara Kozhukattai Recipe

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My Belated Vinayakar chathurthi wishes to all ..Hope u all celebrated well by offering  kozhukattai & sundal Smile..Now coming to the post,
I always make oats dosa for my husband.Last week ,for a change i tried oats kozhukattai ..I got the recipe from a cookbook.I made some changes to the actual recipe and tried for breakfast..It was goodSmile.A good replacement for oats dosa and porridge .I am glad in sending this to EC’s WYF – Break fast event .

oats kozhukattai

For 10 – 12 nos :
Ingredients :
  • Quick Oats – 1/2 cup
  • Red chilly – 2 nos (pinch into two )
  • Curry leaves – a sprig
  • Coconut pieces – a few (cut into very small pieces )
  • Mustard seeds – 1/2 tsp
  • Urad dal – 1 tsp
  • Channa dal – 1 tsp
  • Hing – 2 –3 pinches
  • Salt & water – as needed
  • Oil – 1 tsp
Method :
  • Heat a kadai and dry roast the oats till nice aroma arises.. It may take 3-5 mins..
  • Coarse grind (Run the mixie once r twice )the roasted oats and transfer into a bowl..
  • In the kadai , add 1 tsp of oil and season with mustard seeds , urad dal , red chilly , curry leaves and a pinch of hing.
  • Add the coconut pieces to it and fry for a minute.
  • Mix the seasoned items with the ground oats along with the remaining hing.
  • Add salt & water to knead like a chapatti dough.
  • Then make small balls or ur desired shape to make kozhukattai and steam in idly pot for 8- 10 mins.
Hot & spicy oats kozhukattai is ready to serve !! Tastes the best when hot.
No side dish is required!!If needed , u can serve with coconut chutney !!
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VARIATIONS :
  • Instead of coarse grinding the oats , u can grind it to make a powder and prepare the same .
  • If  u want, u can add equal amount of rice flour to the ground oats and make kozhukattai.



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48 comments :

Sushma Mallya said...

very innovative and a different one chitra...looks delicious...

Unknown said...

nice twist to the usual plain oats..looks good..

Priya Suresh said...

Very innovavtive kozhukattai Chitra!Happy vinayaka chathurthi!

Shama Nagarajan said...

nice healthy one dear..looks perfect and yummy

Chitra said...

Thanku all dearies for ur encouraging words :)

Raks said...

Pictures are really n ice:)
I will try for sure soon :)

Sailaja Damodaran said...

Congrats & thanks......nice innovation.must try

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

Thats a real orginal idea! Great one...

Padma said...

Happy Ganesha festival Chitra...Kozhukattai looks yumm...and congrats on your award :)

Saritha said...

Nice and innovative bfast chitra.

congrats on the award and thanx for sharing :)

lata raja said...

Thanks Chitra, I am indeed honoured. I have some recipes from other blogs and also have photographed, just that have been lazy and not so thoughtful as you to acknowledge them.I shall do that soon too. Thank you once again for this lovely gesture.
I loved the variety kozhukkattai.

Indian Khana said...

Wow that's looks delicious...something new for me

Jeyashris Kitchen said...

Absolutely new to me. Seems to be very eay and healthy. will try it soon.

Gita Jaishankar said...

Happy Vinayaka Chaturdhi Chitra...the oats kozukattais is a very innovative recipe...looks very delicious too :)

Anonymous said...

Unique Kozhukkattai Chitra..nutritious..congrats on your award.

lubnakarim06 said...

Oh wow...healthy and yummy recipe...nice click too...

dsdsds said...

Nice Oats kozhukattai and informative post about Oats.. Congrats on your award

Indu Subramanian said...

Thanks a ton for your award. I am in all smiles today.

Priya Narasimhan said...

Thank You very chitra for passing me the award..I am elated..Very nice oats recipe..I am dieting now and have oats kanji daily..this is a nice variation to be tried..

Pavithra Elangovan said...

Wow thats innovative and healthy one.. nice post

Vidhya said...

congratulations on your award. Oats kozhakattai looks yummy. first time here. visit mine if you get a chance. http://iyercooks.blogspot.com

Unknown said...

Congrats on ur award.. this is new to me,.. thxs for sharing..

Valarmathi Sanjeev said...

Very innovative. Healthy recipe and nice click too. Congrats on your award and thanks for sharing.

Jyoti said...

Thanks for sharing this..trying to incorporate more oats in our diet. This is something different, Will try.

Deepthi Shankar said...

this is very innovative

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Dibs said...

oh wow!! very good recipe. I have a bag of oats, and always just microwave with some water and have with milk or curd. This is a great breakfast idea!

Lena Jayadev said...

Thank u so much for sharing the award with me Chitra... :)den i love to hav that kozhukkattai...healthy recipe.. :)

Chef Jeena said...

What a wonderful way to eat oats!

Mythreyi Dilip said...

Congrats on ur award dear!
Oats kozhukkattai is a great idea, looks delicious and colorful.

nisha said...

Chitraji , thanks for your lovely comment on my blog.

And this recipe i'm definitely going to try,what a lovely and healthy variation on kozhukottai

Ashwini said...

innovative idea.. perfectly healthy..

Vikis Kitchen said...

wow what a healthy kolukkattai. Hope u had a wonderful pooja.

Sree vidya said...

Congrats on your award.
The recipe sounds interesting!
Happy Ganesha chathurthi to you too

Paru ... said...

Oats!! what a great way to use..Innovative.
Looks very crispy and yumm

Sushma Mallya said...

Have tagged u chitra..pls do visit my blog for that...

priya said...

Hi chitra,

Thx for visiting n commenting in my blog, dear!...glad to follow u...hope we cud be in touch!

EC said...

I normally dont eat porridge but keep looking for dishes where oats can be included...this is a super dish, thanks for the entry

Chitra said...

Thanku all dearies for ur encouraging words :)

Shobana senthilkumar said...

Hi,
first time in ur blog...oats kolukattai....nice innovative dish...and infomative post too:)

Recipeswap said...

u have made oats more interesting to eat now!

PriyaRaj said...

Thanx for ur sweet comment dear ......i too have tried this oats kozhukattai ,but i wion't add channa dal ,instead of that i will add finely chopped onions....this also tastes gud..

Ammu Madhu said...

சித்ரா ஓட்ஸ் கார குளக்கட்டை செய்தேன் நல்லா இருந்துச்சு நன்றி..

அன்புடன்,
அம்மு.

Parita said...

I have become a fan of your oatmeal recipes! love them! congratulations on your awards!

Bharathy said...

very new to me..:),sounds interesting..:)..
Congrats on your awards,girl..:)

Hari Chandana P said...

healthy and delicious recipe.. yummm

Deeba PAB said...

That is an interesting take on oats. Very nice indeed! I love the way you used them!

Unknown said...

Oats is very good to health and i like this recipe so nice. Absolutely new to me. Seems to be very eay and healthy. will try it soon.Good to visit this blog. Good to know about your post.
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