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Also Known As:  Appam

Category:  Indian Bread

Region:  Kerala

Type:  Vegetarian

Serving Size:  9  Adults

Cooking Time:  60  Minutes

Preparation Time:  20  Minutes


  1. Rice     4    cup
  2. Grated Coconut     1    cup
  3. Cooked Rice     ¼    cup
  4. Baking Powder     ¼    tsp
  5. Yeast     4    g


  1. Wash and soak rice for 3-4 hours.
  2. Dissolve the yeast in some warm water.
  3. Grind the rice along with the grated coconut and cooked rice thoroughly.
  4. Add the dissolved yeast,baking powder,yeast and salt.Mix gently and leave to ferment for 6-8 hours.
  5. Pour some batter into the vellappam chatti and rotate the pan to get a thin layer of batter on the sides,with more batter in the middle.
  6. Keep it covered and cook in medium flame for about a minute.
  7. When cooked take the appam out with a spatula and it is ready to serve.

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Best Combinations with Vellayappam:  Vegetable Stew Style 2 , Mushroom Masala , Navaratan Kuruma

Recipes Similar to Vellayappam:  Idly Upma , Chapathi , Semolina Idli , Poori , Appam

Other Recipes with Rice:  Ariyunda , Avalose Podi , Neer Dosa , Kalthappam , Masala Uttapam Style-1 ,more...

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