How to make Aval Nanachathu (Sweet Poha) Recipe - Jaggery and coconut make this sweet poha ever so delightful.

This recipe is contributed by Member Renjini Selvan Velayudhan.

Main Ingredients : Pressed rice (poha) (पोहा), Coconut (नारियल)

Cuisine : TamilNadu

Course : Snack

Aval Nanachathu (Sweet Poha)

Hindi: chawal
How many times have we thought rice is a blessing? We use it for holy purposes but we also can pressure up a quick pulao or khichdi when hunger pangs are drumming away! This is one grain that is about 98% percent digestible. In India we are familiar with Basmati, Patna or brown rice but it is also available as Italian Rice and Glutinous Rice which is popular in Chinese and Japanese cuisines.

For more recipes related to Aval Nanachathu (Sweet Poha) checkout Kanda Poha , Poha Balls , Poha Cutlets , Khatta Meetha Chiwda . You can also find more Snack recipes like Aloo Chaat, Poha With Mixed Sprouts, Mini Tostadas, Blueberry Buttermilk Pancake. Or try out these recipes from TamilNadu Cuisine like Paruppu Thovaiyal, Chaya Kadohi, Chidambaram Gothsu, Palak Baby Uttapam.

Aval Nanachathu (Sweet Poha) Recipe Card

Aval Nanachathu (Sweet Poha)

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Medium

Ingredients for Aval Nanachathu (Sweet Poha)

  • Pressed rice (poha) 2 cup

  • Coconut grated 1 1/2 cup

  • Jaggery (gur) grated 1 cup

  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon


Step 1

Combine poha, coconut, jaggery and cardamom powder in a bowl.

Step 2

Mix well adding three tablespoons of water.Keeping mixing till the poha becomes soft. Serve immediately.

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