Chilli Idli recipe | Leftover Idli recipe
Chilli Idli recipe | Leftover Idli recipe with step by step pictures and instructions. Learn how to make chilli idli. This is one of the simple dishes we can do with leftover idli for snacks, breakfast or dinner. We mostly do idli upma with leftover idlis. It will be little different from routine and kids will like it a lot. Everyone in our home likes idli in these form than regular Idli. It is good option as after school snacks for kids. I always use my leftover idli to make these chilli idli.
I mostly shallow fry the idlis and even tried baking the idli. It came crispier in shallow frying and baking too. I always consume them hot. If you are going to keep them for long time before serving, I suggest you to deep fry the idli.
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How to make Chilli Idli with step by step pictures
Cut the idli into small cubes. Refrigerate the idli for sometime so pieces come neat.
Finely chop the onions, green chillies, garlic and capsicum.
Heat 2 tsp oil in pan and shallow fry the idli.
Fry them till crisp
Remove the fried idli and in the same pan add 2 tsp oil.
Add garlic and green chillies and saute till slightly browns.
Now add the finely chopped onions, capsicum and saute nicely for 3-4 minutes.
Add salt, red chilli powder, pepper powder, soya sauce and tomato sauce.
Sprinkle little water and allow it to boil for 1 minute
Now add the fried idlis and saute
Mix nicely till everything is combined.
Garnish with spring onions or coriander leaves and serve. Serve chilli Idli hot.