Poha (Aval) Dosa Recipe

Ingredients for Poha (Aval) Dosa :

1 cup rice
1/2 cup Poha (rice flakes)
1/4 cup sour curd (Yogurt / Dahi)
a pinch of cooking soda
salt to taste
1 1/2 table-spoon Oil to make each dosa


How to make Poha (Aval) Dosa :

Prepare a Dosa Batter :

  • Wash poha with water and mix it with curd. Keep it overnight. Wash Rice with water 4-5 times and soak it in water for 7-8 hours or overnight.
  • Drain water from rice and grind the mixture to a fine paste. Add salt, poha and cooking soda to grinned rice, and grind the mixture further.
  • The batter should be thick enough to pour on a tava. Add some water if needed.

Make Poha (Aval) Dosa :

  • Heat Dosa tava or non-stick flat pan over medium-high flame. Sprinkle few drops of water to check whether the pan is sufficiently hot or not. When the water drops starts cracking, rub the pan with a cloth.
  • Now spread 1 table-spoon of oil on the pan. Take 1/2 cup of dosa batter and spread it properly in circular motion to form a thick circle on a hot pan. Normally, thickness of Poha dosa is more than masala dosa crust.
  • After 2 mins. add 1 table-spoon oil more on the dosa and flip to other side. Roast Poha Dosa from both sides until it gets properly cooked from inside.
  • Poha Dosa is ready to serve with chutney.