Thinai Adai

Millet are rich in protein, calcium, fiber, iron and minerals. We are going to make a healthy breakfast using one of the millet, thinai which is known as foxtail millet. Learn how to make "Thinai Adai".

by Paamathi Thursday 24th of September 2015 07:53:49 AM

Ingredients for Thinai Adai

  • Thinai - 1 Cup
  • Red Gram Dal - 1 tblsp
  • Bengal Gram Dal - 1 tblsp
  • Dry Red Chillies - 3
  • Grated Coconut - 1/2 Cup
  • Urad Dal - 2 tblsp
  • Asafoetida Powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Salt
  • Oil

Preparation of Thinai Adai Recipe

Wash the thinai, red gram dal, bengal gram dal and urad dal.

Soak the thinai, red gram dal, bengal gram dal and urad dal for 2 to 3 hours.

Grind them along with dry red chillies and enough water to make a smooth paste (Adai batter consistency).

Add grated coconut and salt. Mix them well.

Take a dosa tava.

Pour adai batter and spread it with ladle to make a circle.

Transfer the hot adai to a serving plate. Serve with hot sambar and chutney.

Our healthy and tasty, Thinai Adai is ready.

Tips - Thinai (Fox tail) Adai

Be careful on adding water while grinding batter it should not become so water.

We can add finely chopped carrot, onions, cabbage, etc.,.