Sevaiyan Upma

Sevaiyan Upma

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Bored of making upma with semolina all the time? Here is how to make upma with vermicelli. Kids and adults alike love the silky texture and noodle-like appearance of vermicelli, so the Sevaiyan Upma is sure to be an instant hit with the whole family. What is more, this snack is also easy to prepare and so a good choice when you need to prepare a meal within minutes after a long day of work!

Sevaiyan Upma recipe - How to make Sevaiyan Upma

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 4 servings
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  1. Combine the vermicelli, ½ tsp of oil, salt and 2 cups of hot water in a bowl and mix well. Cover and keep aside for about 8 to 10 minutes or till the vermicelli turns soft. Drain and keep aside.
  2. Heat the remaining 2 tsp of oil in a broad non-stick pan and add the mustard seeds and urad dal.
  3. When the seeds crackle, add the onions and green chillies and sauté on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes.
  4. Add the vermicelli, coriander, lemon juice and a little salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes, while stirring occasionally.
  5. Serve hot with coconut chutney.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy107 cal
Protein2.3 g
Carbohydrates17.2 g
Fiber0.5 g
Fat3.2 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium6.1 mg
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Sevaiyan Upma
 on 24 May 17 10:18 PM

It is very good in taste instead of sweet dish of sevaiyan Thank you
Tarla Dalal
25 May 17 12:51 PM
   Hi Shiv , we are delighted you loved the Sevaiyan Upma recipe. Please keep posting your thoughts and feedback and review recipes you have loved. Happy Cooking.
Sevaiyan Upma
 on 27 Sep 16 09:38 PM

Mam your are good.i tried & it was really gave me confidence to cook more.please can u post how to make biscuits in OTG. as u posted jain foods( even don''t eat @ hotels). Thank u.??
Tarla Dalal
28 Sep 16 08:59 AM
   Hi Praveena, We are very happy to know you loved the recipe. Yes do try more and more recipes and let us know how they turned out. Below are some biscuit recipes,
Sevaiyan Upma
 on 06 Dec 14 12:26 PM

I was so bored of having the same sooji upma everyday... This is a great new twist.. I loved this authentic south indian sevaiyaan upma.. which is little spicy and tastes just like the upma.. The smooth and silky texture of sevaiyaan makes it more attractive to kids as well as adults. .