Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Masala Dosa | South Indian Breakfast Recipes

Hi Readers.. Hope you are all doing good. In my house broadband connection was broken and so I was cut down from online world for the last 2 weeks. Very boring :( Nowadays broadband also became like essential things like electricity  water & Gas.. Are we getting addicted to internet..Don't know :) Lets move to the recipe.

Masala dosa is the classic and comforting breakfast among all south Indian is one of the top ten tasty foods of the world.A masala dosa is made by stuffing a dosa with a lightly cooked filling of potatoes, fried onions and spices. The dosa is wrapped around an onion and potato curry or sabji.It can be served along with Sambar, Coconut Chutney. So let us start preparing Masala Dosa.

Ingredients :

Dosa Batter
2 cup
4 medium size
Green chillies
½ inch finely chopped
Turmeric Powder
A pinch
As needed
Mustard seeds
¾ tsp
Cumin seeds
½ tsp
Channa dal
1 tsp
Urad dal
1 tsp
Cashew nuts
Curry Leaves
1 sprig
1 tbsp


  • Pressure cook the potatoes with cup of water for 3 whistles. Peel off the skin and mash it well.

  • Heat oil in a pan add mustard seeds when it splutters add cumin seeds,channa dal urad dal,cashews and curry leaves,fry for 2 sec or till cashews slightly golden.
  • Then add finely chopped onions,ginger and green chillies,fry well till onions turns transparent.

  • Add mashed potatoes,turmeric powder and salt sauté well for 2 mins then add ¼ cup water mix well and cook for 5 mins or till water dries up.

  • Heat a non stick tawa on a medium flame, when it is hot pour tha laddle of batter and spread in a circular motion to make thin dosa.Sprinkle some oil,when its cooked place the prepared masala evely over the dosa and cook for another 2 secs,then fold the dosa into half and close the masala filling...

  • Serve hot with sambar and coconut chutney or any of ur fav sides..


  1. Who can resist Masala dosa ... Yummmmmy

  2. Happy to see u back in action dear :) I love Masala dosa your version just looks perfect :)

  3. yummy masala saran and delicious too

  4. treat to both eyes and tummy....yummyyy..........

  5. Yummilicious masala dosa, my fav one.

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  6. Great that your broadband is back to working Saranya :) You are so right - I wouldn't know wat to do if we have wi fi connection issues! Loved the masala dosa - very inviting!

  7. oh i love this combo...they go so well with sambar

  8. Yeah dear.. We are so used to having internet all the time, if it is not there cant imagine.. Glad to see you back blogging.. Masala dosa is my all time favorite.. Looks superb..

  9. Masala dosa looks yumm, adding cashew would take it to another level Yumm. Without internet life is boring for me. Glad you survived 2 weeks

  10. hey saranya welcome back :) can imagine your situation .. masala dosa is my all time fav and looks super delicious dear :) tempting me a lot :)

  11. My favorite...perfectly made...masala dosa looks very yummy.

  12. I cant imagine living without internet sis, u r absolutely rite, glad to see u back..Love to start my day with this masala dosa.

  13. Love them... We usually make them during weekends so that we can enjoy every bite of it without worrying about rushing to office or to get some other work done.

  14. I know.. Cant imagine a day without net connection.. Perfectly made masala dosa.. Who can resist this? One of my all time favorite...

  15. You rightly said that having broadband connect has become as essential as electricity, water and cooking gas. the masala dosa looks scrumptious. Perfectly made and looking tempting.

  16. Perfectly made dosas. Love to have this right now

  17. I use to eat south indian dishes a lot. I like Masala Dosa prepared at home with Sambar, Coconut Chutney. I also use spicy ingredients as per taste. This is looking tempting one of the renowned Indian Recipes around the world.


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