Mini Jowar Pancakes

Mini Jowar Pancakes

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Pancakes can be made from a variety of different flours. Add cucumber, onions, curds and green chillies to otherwise bland jowar flour to create soft and tasty pancakes. Pair them with fresh green chutney for a great breakfast!

Mini Jowar Pancakes recipe - How to make Mini Jowar Pancakes

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 7 mini pancakes
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1/2 cup jowar (white millet) flour
1/2 cup grated cucumber
2 tbsp finely chopped onions
1 tsp finely chopped green chillies
salt to taste
1 tbsp fresh curds (dahi)
a pinch of turmeric powder (haldi)
1 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)
oil for greasing and cooking

For Serving
green chutney

  1. Combine all the ingredients along with approx. 5 to 7 tbsp of water in a deep bowl and mix well to make a batter of pouring consistency.
  2. Grease a non-stick mini uttapa pan with a little oil.
  3. Pour 2 tbsp of the batter in each of the uttapa moulds and spread it gently in a circular motion to make a round.
  4. Cook using a little oil, till they turn brown in colour from both sides.
  5. Serve immediately with green chutney.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per mini pancake
Energy43 cal
Protein0.9 g
Carbohydrates5.9 g
Fiber1 g
Fat1.7 g
Cholesterol0.3 mg
Sodium2.4 mg
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Mini Jowar Pancakes
 on 08 Jul 19 07:22 PM

awesome recipe.. thanks for this!
Tarla Dalal
09 Jul 19 10:46 AM
   Alpa, Glad you liked it!
Mini Jowar Pancakes
 on 18 May 19 01:54 AM

Awesome recipe
Tarla Dalal
18 May 19 08:37 AM
   Hi Poonam, Glad you liked it!Do try out more recipes from our website and share your experience with us. Happy Cooking!
Mini Jowar Pancakes
 on 18 May 19 01:53 AM

Mini Jowar Pancakes
 on 06 Feb 17 01:19 PM

Hello! This is a really good recipe! I think I messed it up a little though. Are you supposed to grate the cucumber with the skin on? Do you leave out the inner part (the part with seeds)? How thin/thick are the pancakes supposed to be? Thanks!
Tarla Dalal
06 Feb 17 05:05 PM
   Kindly follow the steps in the given link, this will be very useful for you. Do try this and let us know your feedback. Happy Cooking!!!
Mini Jowar Pancakes
 on 06 Dec 16 09:20 AM

Superb,easy,, healthy
Tarla Dalal
06 Dec 16 09:33 AM
   Hi Tejal , we are delighted you loved the Mini Jowar Pancakes recipe. Please keep posting your thoughts and feedback and review recipes you have loved. Happy Cooking.
Mini Jowar Pancakes
 on 11 Oct 14 02:09 PM

This is one of my favourite recipes...I make this for breakfast whenever I don have much time...can be had by people suffering from celiac disease...