Godhumai Dosa or wheat flour crepes come in the category
of quick fix
breakfast or evening snack break option. It is difficult to have
stock of batter to make regular dosa through the week and also it gets a tad boring too to have it every
single day. It is at such times I depend on wheat flour dosas ( crepes ) to
give an interesting choice which is like by all.
The simple wheat flour which is available in every
household gets a great makeover when made into spicy dosas with finely chopped
green chillis, cumin seds, chopped coriander and grated ginger are added to
That’s it!! That’s the recipe. Seriously!!
Well if you want the precise recipe to follow, here goes….
1 tbsp finely chopped green chillis
1 tbsp chopped coriander leaves.
Sufficient water to make the batter.
First take the flours , add all the ingredients one by one
in a a big bowl, add enough water to make a batter which should be slightly
thinner than normal dosa batter but not runny.
Use a whisk to blend all ingredients and the flours to
get a smooth lump free batter.
Heat a non stick
pan, let it get heated well, then take a big ladle of the batter and make quick
swirls, don’t keep spreading it slowly as lumps will form or will get
This batter is unlike regular batter where you can afford
to make swirls slowly and try to make as thin as possible. The gluten in the
flours will get sticky on the hot pan and you will not be able to make smooth
swirls. Takes a bit of practice , but you will get delicious , mildly spiced
Godhumai dosa will taste great when served hot with chutneys, sambar or Chutney powder.
You may add finely chopped onions too to the batter.