How to make Set Dosa - SK Khazana -

A popular snack served almost all over Karnataka – fermentation is the key to its success

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Short grained rice, Parboiled rice (उकड़ा चावल)

Cuisine : Karnataka

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Set Dosa - SK Khazana

Set Dosa - SK Khazana Recipe Card


Karnataka cuisine comprises of many vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes that are full of flavour and taste. It is one of the oldest surviving cuisines and its origins can be traced back to the Iron Age. 
The varieties in Karnataka cuisine have influenced the neighbouring states like Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Maharashtra. The cuisine also reflects influences from these four neighbouring states on its food habits. 
Being a coastal state, coconut is grown in abundance. Needless to say coconut in its various forms like oil, milk, fresh and dried coconut is put to excellent use in its cuisine.

Prep Time : 10-15 hour

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Set Dosa - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Short grained rice soaked and grained 1/2 cup

  • Parboiled rice soaked and drained 1/3 cup

  • Split skinless black gram (dhuli urad dal) soaked and drained 1/2 cup

  • Thick pressed rice (poha) soaked in 4 tablespoons yogurt 2 tablespoons

  • Castor sugar 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Oil as required

  • Medium onion peeled 1


Step 1

Put short grain rice, parboiled rice, split black gram and pressed rice in a blender jar, add sufficient water and blend to a smooth paste. Transfer into a bowl.

Step 2

Add castor sugar and salt, mix well and set aside to ferment for 8-10 hours.

Step 3

Heat a non-stick tawa and spread oil on it with an onion. Pour a ladleful of batter on it and spread it into a thick disc. Cover and cook till the underside is done. Flip, drizzle a little oil all around and cook till the other side is similarly done. Transfer it onto a serving plate. Make more set dosas similarly.

Step 4

Serve them hot with sambhar and coconut chutney.

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