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Mixed Dal Idly

Recipe by Priya Satheesh
4 from 3 votes
Served As Breakfast, Dinner
Wanna enjoy soft and healthy idlis without fermentation process... ? Then, try this nutritious filled idlis as it is prepared using 4 varieties of dal and brown rice. All you need is just soaking hours to prepare this soft and airy idlis. The dals and brown rice are soaked together for 4 - 5 hours and ground into smooth batter is further added with a packet of eno to get a fluffy idlis. This tasty idlis goes yummy with any varieties of chutney and sambhar.
Prep Time 5 hrs 30 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 5 hrs 50 mins
Cuisine Breakfast
Recipe Category Vegetarian
Servings 2


  • 3 Tbsp Toor dal
  • 3 Tbsp Channa dal
  • 3 Tbsp Moong dal
  • 3 Tbsp Green gram dal
  • 3 Tbsp Brown rice
  • Salt to taste
  • Water - as required
  • 1 Packet Eno - 4.5 gms


  • Wash and soak toor dal along with channa dal, moong dal, green gram and brown rice in a water for about 4 - 5 hours.
  • Drain the water and grind into smooth batter by adding little water. Transfer the batter to a bowl and add the required amount of salt. Mix well.
  • Heat the idly cooker filled with water and keep ready to steam the idlis. Grease the idly moulds and keep aside.
  • Mix eno to the batter, mix well and using ladle, pour the batter to the greased moulds.
  • Steam it for 10 - 15 minutes or till the toothpick comes out clean. Once done, switch off the flame and cool it for 5 minutes.
  • Now de - mould the idlis and serve hot with any varieties of chutney and sambhar,
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