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Millet dosa recipe Varagu dosa recipe

Millet dosa recipe, healthy and tasty millet dosa with kodo millet and urad dal,
Prep Time20 hrs
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time20 hrs 20 mins
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: Indian
Servings: 7
Calories: 124kcal
Author: Harini


  • 1 1/2 cups kodo millet
  • 1/2 cup raw rice
  • 1/4 cup urad dal
  • 2 teaspoons methi seeds
  • Salt
  • water
  • Oil to make dosa


  • Wash, kodo millet, raw rice, urad dal and methi seeds well. Soak in enough water for 4-6 hours.
  • Drain the water and grind to a very smooth batter. Use as less water as needed while grinding. Add salt and mix well. Set the batter for fermentation for 12 hours.
  • Once the batter is well fermented mix well and take the required amount of batter in a separate vessel. Add about 1/4 cup water and bring the batter to spreadable consistency (slightly thinner than idli batter)
  • Heat a tava. once the tava is hot reduce the flame and pour a ladle full of batter. Spread well to make thin dosa. Increase the flame and cook the dosa well from both sides. Add oil towards the edges while cooking.Repeat the same to make more dosa. Serve millet dosa hot with sambar or chutney.


1. You can use any kind of millet in this recipe
2. Adjust the flame every time you make dosa to maintain correct heat


Calories: 124kcal