May 24, 2013

Vegetarian Egg Thoran / Vegetarian Version of Scrambled Eggs


I am really excited to share this recipe with you all. Because this is one of the recipe which i have cooked more than anything else when i first started cooking, i think 5 years back. I used to type my recipes and take print out of them and save them in a translucent cover and file them together. Those recipes are like a treasure. I have almost forgot many recipes from them till last week. When i was looking at my old recipe collections and books, i saw the file which i made years back. I came across this recipe and remembered the beautiful stories behind them.




Immediately i tried it and took pictures to share it with you all. I call this as my vegetarian egg thoran because this does taste like egg. Believe me guys it really does...You can check out my recipe for the eggless french toast recipe. There is something with the gramflour which really taste like egg when cooked. You have to try it once to realize the taste of it. I hope you will give this a try and let me know what you think..





Preparation Time : 10 mins
Cooking Time : 25 to 30 mins
Serves - 4 to 5

Ingredients:


For Gramflour Dosa:
Gram flour / Besan / Kadalai Mavu – 1 cup
Chilli Powder – 1/2 tsp
Coriander powder – 1 tsp
Pepper powder – 1/2 tsp
Garam masala powder – 1 tsp
Salt to taste
Oil – 1 tsp

For Masala:
Oil – 4 tblspn
Mustard Seeds / Kaduku – 1 tsp
Fennel Seeds / Saunf / Sombu – 1 tsp
Onion – 1 medium size chopped finely
Green Chilli – 1 finely chopped
Ginger Garlic Paste – 1 tblspn
Chilli Powder – 1/2 tsp
Coriander powder – 1 tsp
Pepper powder – 1/2 tsp
Garam masala powder – 1 tsp
Salt to taste

Method:

Mix everything given for gram flour dosa to a batter. The batter should be like dosa batter consistency.

Heat oil in a tawa and pour the dosa batter just like a dosa. Cook on one side for 3 to 4 mins and flip it over. Cook on other for 4 to 5 mins till it is completely cooked.

Remove them to a chopping board and finely chop them. Set this aside.

Heat 2 tblspn of oil in a kadai. Add in fennel seeds and mustard seeds.

Add in onions, green chilli and sauté for a while till it get translucent.

Add in ginger garlic paste and sauté for a min.

Now add in all the spice powders and salt. Mix this well.

Add in the chopped gram flour mixture and toss well with the masala.

Drizzle in the remaining 2 tblspn of oil and fry this for 5 to 10 mins.

Serve with rice and any gravy.

Pictorial:
Take all your ingredients


Start by making the dosa


Add spices to gram flour


Add in salt


Mix in water to form a batter


Heat a tawa


Pour the batter like a dosa


Flip over and cook


Remove them to a board


Chop them finely


Now make masala, heat oil add in fennel & mustard


Add in onions and chilli


Saute for a while


Add in ginger garlic paste


Add in salt


Saute them


Now add in half of the spices


Saute them


Add in chopped pieces


Saute them well


Drizzle in some more oil


Fry them well


All done


Serve

6 comments:

  1. Wow wht a gr8 idea!! have to make this soon..
    Sunandas Kitchen

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  2. Thoran looks so healthy and inviting.
    Deepa

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  3. i love cooking.thanks for sharing this wonderful idea.try this soon.

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  4. I made this for dinner tonight to go with leftover veggie curry and some sauteed mustard greens. My husband (he is Indian) said that dinner passed with flying colors. Thank you, I will be making this again! One question, mine didn't quite look like yours at the end, like yours looked softer. Maybe I cooked my pancakes for too long? Mine were quite thin.

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  5. great way or idea to make vegetarian egg thoran ....weell explained recipe

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  6. Wow thanks..forgot this recipie...reminds me of my amma...

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