Ragi Idli is a nutritious and delicious idli made with calcium rich ragi flour, rice and high protein ural dal making this the perfect breakfast dish or snack to consume anytime in the day.Accompanied with coconut chutney which is rich in MCTs(Medium chain triglycerides),high fibre along with high lauric acid helps to improve cholesterol levels in the body.Quick to make, super easy to serve, dunk a fluffy piece of Idli in fresh coconut chutney and you are set to the savour the most humble yet ambrosial meal on earth!
In a bowl add 1 tbsp ragi flour to batter and mix well.
Greece the Idli moulds with 1 tsp oil and pour batter into the moulds
Set the moulds in the Idli stand, cover with lid and steam till the idlis are cooked.
In a blender add 1/4th cup chopped fresh coconut, 1/2 tsp chopped ginger, 1 tbsp chana dal, 1/4th tsp tamarind paste, 1 tsp chopped green chili, 1/4th tsp salt and blenderize well adding water till desired consistency is obtained.
To make the tadka heat 1/2 tsp oil and add 1/2 tsp rai.
Allow it to crackle then add 4 no. kadi patta and 1/4th tsp black urad dal.
Pour the tadka on chutney and serve.