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Vivikkam Recipe

Vivikkam is a popular Indian Snack
Author :
On :
Thursday, 11 August, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Snack Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Steam Recipe
Difficulty :
Preparation Time :
14 hours
Servings :
Serves 6
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 500 gm Raw Red Rice
  • 1 Grated Coconut
  • 200 gm Grated Jaggery
  • Salt to taste
  • A little Yeast or toddy
  • Cashewnuts and Plums as required
  • A pinch of Baking Soda
  • How to Make Vivikkam:

    1. Soak the red raw rice for 6 hours. Drain the water and grind along with the grated coconut to make it into a paste.
    2. Add salt to taste and yeast or toddy to ferment it. Keep aside for 6 to 8 hours.
    3. Add grated jaggery, dices of plums, broken sauted cashewnuts and a pinch of baking soda.
    4. Steam it in moulds of medium size, as for idlis.
    5. Serve hot.


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