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ragi neer dosa | finger millet dosa

ragi neer dosa

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Ragi neer dosa is an easy to make, gluten free, vegan breakfast recipe. Good thing about these neer dosa is there is no need to soak and ferment . It can be ready in 10 minutes.
Dosa / Dose is the most common breakfast item in typical south Indian Kitchen. It is prepared using many different ways and with different ingredients. Here we have the recipe of one of the varieties of dosas which is neer dosa, using ragi / finger millet. It is a typical Malnad and coastal region breakfast. The name neer dose/ dosa is – Since the batter is very thin, like water, it is called Neeru Dosa – neeru meaning water in Kannada. The good thing about this dosa is that there is no need to ferment the batter.

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ragi neer dosa | finger millet dosa

Please watch the above video for detailed instructions for making ragi neer dosa
Servings 10 dosas
Prep Time 30 to 60 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes


  1. Combine ragi and jowar flour in a bowl. Add salt, add water and mix it well.
  2. consistency should be as shown here(like neer dose batter) cover it and keep it aside for minimum 30+ minutes
  3. After an hour - mix the batter well. add jeera and chopped onion, coriander leaves and chilies. Mix it well
To make the dosa:
  1. Oil the tawa. Heat the tawa on medium high heat.
  2. Once the tawa is hot, put oil generously and mix the batter once again,
  3. Pour the batter on the hot tava as shown in the video
  4. Cover it and cook
  5. Once it is done(it may take a minute) then flip and cook(this step is completely optional)
  6. Remove the dosa and serve with chutney.
  7. Repeat the same procedure with the remaining batter

Recipe Notes

Before doing the next one remember to:

  • oil the tava
  • mix the batter again. Also, 
  • Once you take the lid out, wait for a few seconds before you take the dosa out.
  • to get crisp dosa add oil on top as well 
  • cooking both sides is optional
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