Millet pongal recipes

Samai Pongal (Little Millet Pongal)

Samai Pongal (Little Millet Pongal)

Samai Pongal (Little Millet Pongal) is a delicious and healthy pongal variation. Samai Arisi (Little Millet) – 1 cup Moong Dal – 1/4 cup Ginger – 1 inch piece, finely chopped or minced Turmeric Powder – a pinch Water – 4 cups (or as required) Ghee – 1 tblsp Black Peppercorns – 2 tsp Cumin Seeds – 1 to 1 1/2 tsp Green Chillies – 2, chopped Curry Leaves – few Asafoetida Powder – a pinchMethod
Mixed Millets Pongal

Mixed Millets Pongal

As of today’s trend I prepared Pongal with few variety of millets along with green gram dal, jaggery, milk and ghee
Kodo Millet Pongal | Millet Recipes

Kodo Millet Pongal | Millet Recipes

Kodo millet pongal is the first and easiest one pot meal that I tried my hands on. I had no clue at all about so called millets and the positive effects that make on our health
Thinai Pongal / Foxtail Millet Pongal

Thinai Pongal / Foxtail Millet Pongal

Made venpongal with substituting thinai for rice. 2 cups thinai arisi ( dehulled foxtail millet). Pressure cook the millet and dhal together with required salt and 3 1/2 to 4 cups water for 3-4 whistles. 2 cups thinai arisi ( dehulled foxtail millet)
Samai Pongal/Little Millet Pongal

Samai Pongal/Little Millet Pongal

In my childhood or even few years back, I never had the awareness to millets. Today I made this samai pongal and I absolutely loved it