Soft Idli Recipe – Pongal Dishes: Hello Friends! Wish you a very Happy Pongal Day! Today we are going to share with you the Hot recipe for the Pongal day. Yes, that recipe is Soft Idli which is very delicious and is one of the most favorite ones of Indian people. We know that you are searching for the Idli Recipe and not only you but also many people from around the world are searching for the Idli Recipe. So that’s why we are here with this recipe. We have already shared the Ven Pongal Recipe, Rava Pongal Recipe, Sweet Pongal Recipe, and Rice Pongal Recipe. You must try those dishes also by reading them on our website.
A recipe is the most important part of cooking because if you do not know the Dish Ingredients that how could you make food. Recipe helps to make dishes beautiful, Tasty, and Yummy. On this Pongal Festival all Tamil people making tasty Pongal Dishes for celebrating Pongal festival. So you can select any recipe which we are sharing on our website and can make it in your home on Pongal Days.
Ingredients for Soft Idli Recipe:
- 4 Cups (Heaped) – Raw Long Grain Rice
- 1 Cup (Heaped) And 1/2 Cup – Split Urud Dhal (Even The Split White Variety Serves The Purpose)
- Salt To Taste.
How to Make Soft idli?
You measure the raw rice (long grain rice) into a vessel.
Do not add water to this rice.
Take the pressure cooker and pour 2 cups of water into the pressure cooker.
Now keeps the vessel containing the measured rice in the pressure cooker.
Close the pressure cooker with the lid.
Wait till the steady steam starts coming.
Put the weight.
When the first whistle comes simmer the electric or gas stove.
Allow it to be like that for 5 mints.
Then switch off the stove.
Allow the pressure to subside on its own.
Then add fairly hot water to the rice and soak it for 4 hours.
Just an hour before grinding, wash and soak the urad dal.