Schezwan Idli

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Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time15 minutes
Total Time25 minutes
Served As: Breakfast
Recipe Cuisine Type: Chinese, South Indian
Recipe Taste: Salty, Sour, Spicy, Sweet, Tangy
Servings 2


  • 2 cup Idli Batter
  • 1 tbsp Capsicum finely chopped
  • 1/2 tbsp Carrot finely chopped
  • 1/2 tbsp Tomato finely chopped
  • Olives finely chopped
  • 1 pinch Veggies or salt salt for the
  • 1 tbsp Schezwan Sauce
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Mustard Seeds
  • 2 tsp Oil


  • Heat oil in a pan add add mustard seeds.
  • Once they splutter, add the veggies and saute for 1 minute. Add the turmeric powder and salt and cook for 1 more minute.
  • Now add the schezwan sauce. Mix well and take off the stove. Add to the idli batter and mix well.
  • Pour the batter in idli moulds and let it steam for 15 minutes. Your schezwan idli is ready

Recipe Notes

Dont cook the veggies and sauce for too long. Keep it short to retain the flavour.

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Priya Iyer(Anitha)
Priya Iyer(Anitha)

A foodie who likes to explore different aspects of the gastronomic universe

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