Foxtail millet (thinai) sweet pongal recipe

By
Prep Time:0 minutes | Cooking Time:1 hour
0 stars - based on 0 votes

Ratings: Rate this recipe!
off off off off off 0

INGREDIENTS:

  1. Foxtail millet (thinai) - 1 cup
  2. Moong dal - 1/4 cup
  3. Jaggery - 1 cup or as needed (depending on you sweet taste)
  4. Camphor (pachai karpooram)  - less than a black pepper corn
  5. Cardamom powder - 1/4 tablespoon (tbsp.)
  6. Cashew nut (roasted in ghee) - 6
  7. Ghee - 3 tablespoon (tbsp.)
  8. Water - 2 cup
  9. Salt - a pinch

PREPARATION:

  1. Clean and wash oxtail millet (thinai), moon dal.
  2. Pressure cook for 4 whistle oxtail millet (thinai), moon dal, water, 1 tablespoon (tsp.) ghee and salt.
  3. Melt jaggery and add this to the cooked millet along with cardamom powder, ghee, camphor and mix well.
  4. Garnish with cashew nut and server hot.

NOTES:




    Top Rated pongal Recipes

    Little millet (samai) pongal recipe

    How to make little millet (samai) pongal recipe

    September 06,  2015

    on on on on off 4 - Great!

     

    Ven pongal (white pongal) recipe

    How to make ven pongal (white pongal) recipe

    November 10,  2013

    on on on on off 3 - Great!

     

    Ven pongal recipe

    How to make ven pongal recipe

    November 10,  2013

    on on off off off 3 - Ok!

     

    Top Rated Recipes

    Kothamalli (coriander leaves) thuvaiyal recipe

    How to make kothamalli (coriander leaves) thuvaiyal recipe

    November 10,  2013

    on on on on on 14 - Excellant!

     

    Chicken soup recipe

    How to make chicken soup recipe

    November 10,  2013

    on on on on on 4 - Excellant!

     

    Green gram (payatham paruppu) payasam recipe

    How to make green gram (payatham paruppu) payasam recipe

    November 10,  2013

    on on on on on 3 - Excellant!

     

    Latest Recipes

    Rajma puli adai recipe

    How to make rajma puli adai recipe

    December 04,  2017

    off off off off off 0

     

    Veppilai katti recipe

    How to make veppilai katti recipe

    December 04,  2017

    off off off off off 0

     

    Thinai urundai recipe (1)

    How to make thinai urundai recipe (1)

    December 04,  2017

    off off off off off 0

     





    DOWNLOAD OUR ANDROID APPS

    Download our android apps. We also have other apps with recipes in tamil. Cook, share and enjoy!

    DOWNLOAD OUR IOS APPS

    Download our IOS apps. We also have other apps with recipes in tamil. Cook, share and enjoy!