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Fenugreek Leaves Idli

Fenugreek Leaves Idli
Menthikura Idli.

Fenugreek leaves are cleaned, washed and wilted in oil seasoned with whole spices. The mixture is then mixed with idli batter and poured into idli moulds. The idli is then steamed till done. Serve fenugreek leaves idli with spicy idli powder or with sambar or with coconut chutney.
Makes: around 4 Fenugreek Leaves Idli.


  • Idli Batter 1 Cup
  • Fenugreek Leaves 1/4 Cup Packed
  • Green Chile 1
  • Salt to taste


  • Mustard Seeds 1/4 tsp
  • Cumin Seeds 1/4 tsp
  • Oil 1 tsp

Method of preparation:

Separate fenugreek leaves and thoroughly wash them.
Remove stems, wash and finely chop green chiles.

Heat oil in a pan, add all talimpu ingredients in order.
When mustard seeds start spluttering, add green chiles, fenugreek leaves and salt.
Fry till fenugreek leaves wilt and remove from heat.

In a bowl, add the idli batter, above fenugreek mixture and salt (if necessary).
Mix thoroughly and keep aside.

Grease idli moulds with few drops of ghee.
Spread few tablespoons of batter in each idli mould.
Place the idli stand in steamer.
Steam the idli for around 8 minutes.
Leave the idli outside for a minute or two to cool down.
Carefully remove the idli from idli mould with help of a spoon.
Serve fenugreek leaves idli with spicy idli powder or with sambar or with coconut chutney.
Notes: Make sure idli is steamed well before removing from heat.

Source: Talimpu


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