March 19, 2008

Huggi powder

Huggi is a north karnataka dish and very few people know it by this name. It popularly known as Khichdi. Huggi is very nutritious and it doesnt contain spice. Its a combination of rice and lentils. It is a dish for people who are sick. It is a first solid food for babies.

ingredients:

5 tsp cumin seeds
3 tbsp coriander seeds
1/2 inch grated Nutmeg/jaajikaay
8 cloves
5 tsp dry coconut powder
5 tsp black peppers

preparation:

1.Roast all ingredients seperately and set aside to cool.
2.Grind all ingredients in grinder.