Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Sattu maavu Dosa

Making a toddler eat something like 'porridge' is real nightmare. My son takes immense pleasure in spitting it our whenever i try to feed him some. So, i came up with this idea of 'Sattu maavu Dosa'.
'Sattu maavu' is nothing but a powder made up of different pulses and grains that can be given to toddlers. I made dosa's with this as he loves to eat Dosa. Not just Dosa, but anything off our plate would be his favourite ;-)

Ingredients :

Sattu Maavu - 1 Cup
Sugar - 2 tablespoons
Ghee - 1 tablespoon
Water - Just enough to prepare the batter

Method :

Mix the Sattu maavu, Sugar and Water. Let it have a little watery consistency than the usual dosa batter. Pour on very hot pan and sprinkle a few drops of ghee. Dont let it overcook as it tends to become hard. Apply some more ghee on the Dosa and Serve hot.

Verdict :

He just loved it. Even took tiny pieces of the dosa with his cute little hands and fed himself.
I am happy that in some form or the other i will be able to give him this. If you dont like to add Sugar, you could make plain dosa and serve it with little honey.

Note : This is my first post on the receipe, hence no photos as of now.


Srivalli said...

Hello lakshmi, welcome to the blogging world!...thats really a wonderful idea to make your lil one eat!...wish you had a picture, could've included in my pending dosa mela round up!...thanks for letting me know abt your blog. Looking forward to your other wonderful recipes!

Swati Raman Garg said...

hi lakshmi... welcome to blogging... could imagine ur little one using his little fingers to take pieces of it... keep posting:)

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Lakshmi said...

Thanks so much sri. I will try to get the picture soon. I would love it if you make me a part of the dosa mela.

Lakshmi said...

Thanks for your encouraging words Swati. Really appreciate these.

Sagari said...

u have a lovely blog lakshmi