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Kerala Puttu (Kuzhal Puttu) Recipe

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Total Time:
3.5 hours
Rated 4 based on 100 votes
Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Steam Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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  • 2 cups - raw Rice (pachaarisi)
  • 1 cup - grated Coconut
  • Salt to taste
  • Water to sprinkle

How to Make

  • For Rice Flour:
  • Soak the rice for about 3 hours and strain it.
  • Spread the rice in a cloth or a plate and dry the same.
  • Grind the dried rice to a fine powder.
  • For Puttu:
  • Add salt and water. Add some water and mix it well. Try to make a lump out of the wet mixture and ensure that the lump does not break off.
  • Now add the handful of grated coconut in the puttu maker followed by three handfuls of rice flour and again followed by one handful of grated coconut.
  • Follow this step till you reach the top of the cylinder.
  • Close the lid and steam it for 2-3 minutes.
  • Recipe courtesy: Subbu's Kitchen.