Steamed, puffy and easy to digest, Idlis are the favourite of health and fitness enthusiasts. Idli is in fact one of the most healthiest Indian snacks.
Let’s have a look at some of the best combination you can have idlies with:
1.Idly and Coconut Chutney:
First and foremost, the most common side dish “Chutney”. So, along with a simple blend of fresh coconut with spices, making Coconut Chutney recipe ground along with green chillies and roasted channa along with a dash of lemon or yogurt and the tadaka make it a common but a good combo with the soft idlies.
And here comes one of the best combo which actually has a huge fan bas. Best breakfast you can have is sambar and Idly dipped into it. That you if you get small idlies dipped that is where your mouth starts watering and that tastes yumm.
3. Bombay Chutney:
This particular Chutney is made by bengal gram, onions, tomatoes and some tadaka onto it. Go to any of the road side tiffin centers in any small town or city, you are sure to find ‘bombay chutney’ on their menu. Quite a few Indian food dishes are versatile and bombay chutney is one of them. This is a quick side dish to make your breakfast delicious with hot and soft Idlies.
4. Karam Podi:
Idli Podi is an authentic spice powder from the South of India. A typical spice mix, coarsely grounded, with flavor imbibed in every bite.This is a great accompaniment for Idlies. This can be a little bit spicy but with full of flavours.It is a good addition to serve with Idlies topped with sesame oil or hot ghee. Most people love to enjoy their idli with it.
When you get a hot steamed Idlies and when you top it with ghee and the ghee melts. The combination of these two is something so unique and tasty. Most of them love to have Idlies with ghee rather than Chutneys.
6. Tomato Chutney:
Tomato Chutney is a tangy and tasty South Indian chutney made from tomatoes, herbs and spices. Tomato chutney taste good and go well with Idlies. This one South Indian tomato chutney for idli is an all time favourite.
This easy-to-digest and wholesome dish is perfect to have at any time of the day, for breakfast, evening snacks or dinner. Make sure you add idlis to your daily diet and enjoy them with healthy accompaniments.
By Bhumika Joshi.