Idli Masala Roast

Idli Masala Roast
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
20 mins

Left over idlies come in handy to make this quick and tasty snack for breakfast or tea.

Course: Snack
Cuisine: Indian
Servings: 2
Author: Chandri Bhat
  • 4 leftover idlies
  • 4 tablespoons of Oil, divided
  • 2 Green chillies, slit
  • ½ Cup Onion, chopped finely
  • 2 teaspoon Ginger-garlic paste
  • 1 cup Tomato, chopped finely
  • ½ teaspoon, Chilli Powder
  • 2 teaspoon Pav Bhaji masala, or to taste
  • Salt to taste
  • Coriander leaves and onion slices to garnish
Recipe Notes

Step 1

Idli Masala Roast

Cut each idli into four pieces.
Heat 2 tablespoons of oil in a non-stick fry pan and roast the idli pieces till golden brown (in some street stalls the idli pieces are deep fried).
Transfer the roasted idli pieces to a plate.

Step 2

Heat the remaining oil in the fry pan.
Add green chillies and onion and fry till onion is light brown.
Add ginger-garlic paste and fry till aromatic.
Add tomato, chili powder and pav bhaji masala.
Continuously stir till the tomato is reduced to a pulp
Add ¼ cup of water and salt, simmer on low heat for a couple of minutes.
Add the roasted idli pieces and mix well.
Transfer to a serving dish and garnish with onion slices and coriander leaves.
Serve hot.

Idli Masala Roast
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