Dec 26, 2015

Spinach Muthia Recipe - Spinach Dumplings for Kids & Toddlers


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This is my little ones favourite. I make this often as her snack and she loves it. I thought of sharing it with you because many of you have been asking me the recipe when i shared it in my instagram, BTW if you are not following me on instagram, i think you have to follow..Each time i change the veggies in this, i make this using cabbage, carrots, zucchini as well. Will share all the version soon..



Preparation Time : 10 mins
Cooking Time : 10 mins
Makes : 8 to 10 dumplings

Ingredients:

Ghee - 2 tsp
Spinach - 2 cups chopped finely
Gram Flour / Besan / Kadalai Mavu - 1/2 cup
Wheat Flour / Atta - 1/4 cup
Turmeric Powder / Manjal Podi - 1/2 tsp
Chilli Powder - 1/4 tsp
Salt to taste
Sugar - 1/2 tsp to 1 tsp
Cumin Seeds ./ Jeerakam - 1 tsp
Water - 2 to 3 tblspn as needed
Sesame Seeds - 1 tsp optional

Method:

Take all the ingredients except ghee and sesame seeds in a bowl and mix well to a sticky dough.

Now grease your hands and take small portion from it and shape it into dumpling.

Place it in a greased steamer plate and steam for 8 to 10 mins on low heat.

Now remove it and set aside.

Heat ghee in a pan, add these dumplings and saute for 2 mins till it gets little crispy, now sprinkle sesame seeds and toss well.

Serve.

Pictorial:
Wash your spinach really well


chop it very finely and set aside


take it in a bowl


add in gram flour


add in little wheat flour


Add in turmeric powder


Add in salt


add little sugar


add in cumin


and a pinch of chilli powder


mix well..if you want you can add very little water


take small portion and shape like this


place it in a steamer plate


steam till done


Heat ghee in a pan 


Add these dumplings in


cook till it turns lightly golden


add in sesame seeds


toss well


Serve

4 comments:

  1. Hi Aarthi, I tried making muthia once using a similar recipe. But it came out very hard. Could you tell me what might have gone wrong?

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  2. I do not have steamer plate. Any other way to cook it?in microwave?

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  3. @deepsyes u can cook it in microwave steaming

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  4. @Anonymousif u steam it longer then it may turn hard

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