Recipes - Masala Povva/Avalakki


1 cups medium thick beaten rice
1 small capsicum
1 small carrot
2 tomatoes
1 onion
2 tbsp. ground nuts
3-4 tbsp. oil
1 tsp. mustard
1 tsp. coriander powder
1 tsp. saunf powder
2 tsp. rasam powder or 1 tsp. chilly powder
2 sprigs curry leaves
1 tbsp. coriander leaves
Salt as per taste.

Optional: Sugar, Freshly grated coconut.


Soak beaten rice in water for 5 minutes. Then strain and set aside.  Sprinkle little salt.

Heat oil in a pan and splutter mustard.  Add curry leaves, ground nuts, chopped tomato, capsicum and carrot. Saute until soft.  Add Saunf powder, rasam powder and coriander powder.  Fry for 2 mts. Add salt.  Lastly add soaked beaten rice and mix well. Serve hot garnishing with coriander leaves.

Comment on this article

  • Emilda Pinto & Jossey Pinto, BANGALORE

    Tue, Aug 18 2015

    great recipe.we enjoyed it.thank you Sunita bhat.

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