Beetroot Idly

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Cuisine Style: South India | Cooking Time: 10 minutes | To Serve: 4 | Take with: Chutney, Kurma | Type: Breakfast or Dinner


  • Idly batter - 2 cups
  • Beetroot puree or boiled beetroot paste- 3 tbsp
  • Salt to taste


  • For puree:-Grate beetroot, put it into blender along with 1/2 tbsp chopped green chilli, make smooth puree out of it.
  • For boiled beetroot paste:- Boil baby beetroot till soft & cut into 4 pieces then put it in a blender make smooth paste with 1/2 tbsp of chopped green chilli.
  • Mix beetroot puree or paste with idly batter.
  • Make idli as usual.
  • Serve hot with coconut chutney


  • If beetroot exceeds it would be too sticky


  • Beetroot dosa and uthappam also can be made

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