Rice Thepla

Rice thepla , Saw this recipe in one of the cookery show episode on sunday afternoon. The recipe demands nothing but the regular items which are easily available in any kitchen. I had some left over rice today and with no more thought process , made this easy breezy rice cakes.. This goes better with theginger chutney which i also got from the same program , will share the recipe of ginger chutney tomorrow.  Hope u guys also like it ...
Source : Cookery show.

Ingredients :

Cooked rice -- 1 cup
Besan flour -- 1 tbsp
Wheat flour -- 1 1/2 tbsp
Salt -- to taste
Turmeric powder -- a pinch
Cumin seeds -- 1/2 tsp
Coriander leaves -- chopped -- 2 tbsp
Ginger --finely chopped -- 1 tsp
Shredded coconut -- 2 tbsp
Water -- as needed
Green chilly -- finely chopped -- 1 tsp
Red chilli powder -- 1/4 tsp

Method :

Mash the cooked rice using a hand blender or by ur hand. To this add the besan and the wheat flour. Add the turmeric powder, salt, red chillipowder / green chilly, ginger, coriander leaves, cumin seeds. Blend the masala with the cooked rice. U may sprinkle few drops of water to make a dough. Leave this dough for 5 minutes. Finally add the shredded coconut and mix well with the dough, add few drops of water to make a perfect dough. Heat a tava  and sprinklw few drops of oil. Take a big ball of dough and place it in the center of the tava. Make small patties using ur hands on the tava itself , gently pat it from the center to the sides..  Be careful, don burn ur fingers !!!! . keep the flame in medium low . Cook the bottom sides for 1 or 2 minutes  or until it turns golden brown. Flip to the other side and again cook for 2 minutes. Serve warm with ginger chutney..  Will post the recipe soon..

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Happy eating guys !!!


  1. I call it chawal ki roti...this looks so crispy...I liked it

  2. I am soooo going to make it ..i love theplas n this is a really nice variation :)

    Thanks a lot for linking this to bookmark event :)

    US Masala

  3. Love the crispness & came out very well...

  4. sounds interesting....
    looks crispy and very tempting :)

  5. This looks nice ... lovely way to use cooked rice...

  6. Never tried with rice..looks very nice!!

  7. even i saw the show.going to try this di....cute one

  8. Rice tepla looks awesome, crispy and delicious.

  9. That was easy n fast n yummy tooo
    Now I know what to do with left over rice..yeyyy:-)

  10. Great looking rice theplas, Shanavi...

  11. wow!...it looks so yummy!...

  12. I will try this for sure...looks yummy

  13. Rice thepla looks delicious and yummy.

  14. Yummy theplas, thanks for sharing dear..

  15. Wow this looks perfect and delicious thepla...

  16. woww... this looks super delicious.. snaps are stunning.. :)

  17. Looks delicious thepla..Bookmarked!!

  18. Nice recipe..looks so delicious..yumm!!!




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