Posted by Anjus on Feb - 2 - 2012 under Egg, Puttu
Ingredients
  • Rice flour: 2 cups
  • Grated coconut: 1/2 cup
  • Salt
  • Water
For Gravy
  • Egg: 1
  • Shallots: 3-4
  • Onion: 2
  • Ginger: 1/2 inch piece
  • Garlic: 3-4 pieces
  • Green chilly: 1
  • Tomato: 1 (small)
  • Curry leaves
  • Turmeric powder: 1/8 tsp
  • Coriander powder: 1/4 tsp
  • Chilly powder: 1/2 tsp
  • Garam Masala: 1/4 tsp
  • Pepper powder: 1/4 -1/2 tsp
  • Salt: to taste
  • Oil
Cuisine: Cooking time: 15-20 mins Serving: 3 people

Initial Preparations:

  • Keep ready the puttu maker with enough water.
  • Set aside the water mixed with salt to make puttu.
  • Chop onion, shallots and tomato into thin pieces and keep aside.
  • Cut ginger, garlic and green chilly into fine pieces.
  • Beat egg in a bowl and set aside.

Steps:

  1. Sprinkle salt water in rice flour and rub between the fingers so that the lumps formed are broken.
  2. Heat oil in a pan, crackle mustard seeds.
  3. Add chopped shallots, onion and fry it for sometime, until it becomes light brown.
  4. Add ginger, garlic, green chilly and curry leaves. Saute it well.
  5. Add tomato pieces. Allow it to combine well.
  6. Add turmeric, coriander and chilly powders and mix well with a little water.
  7. Add beaten egg into the mix and scramble it to get it mixed with the masala.
  8. Add garam masala and pepper powder. Saute it until the gravy thickens.
  9. Fill the puttu mould alternatively with 2 teaspoons of grated coconut, then wet rice flour mix followed by egg masala.
  10. Steam the puttu for 5-8 minutes.
  11. Serve hot.

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Mutta Puttu / Stuffed Egg Steam Cake, 9.3 out of 10 based on 3 ratings

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  • Suja

    Tempting breakfast..loved the stffing

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    •  Thanks Suja 🙂

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  • Ramya’s recipe

    nice puttu for a filling and healthy breakfast

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    •  Thanks Ramya 🙂

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  • Julie

    Very healthy n delicious puttu with mutta filling,will try this!!
    Happy to follow your space,Anjana..
    You have a lovely recipe collection too 🙂
    Thanx for dropping by my space n following..

    Erivum Puliyum

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    • Thanks a lot for your lovely words..let me know the result once you tried 🙂

      Anjana

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