A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: You can organize your bookmarks into folders!  Read more here.
Total Members: 314,113
Currently Running With Scissors:
115 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Besan dosa - gluten free Indian flatbreads  (Read 2993 times)
Tags for this thread: gluten_free , vegan , recipe  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
« on: July 20, 2012 11:26:05 AM »

It's been a while since I posted anything here so time to break the silence  Smiley I made these besan dosa last night and they were so tasty it seems wrong to keep the recipe a secret! They're gluten free as they're made from gram flour, which is from chickpeas or split peas instead of wheat; completely vegan, and super healthy...but the reason I made them (being neither coeliac or vegan) was that they taste amazing!

I used courgette but you could use any sort of veg I think - spinach would be good, any other sort of squash, even broccoli or cauliflower at a push (but it would need to be chopped up small!) And you could always leave the veg out if you prefer.

135g gram flour
35g brown rice flour
1/2 tsp salt
200g water
1 tsp garam masala
1/2 courgette, grated

Mix all together into a thick batter, heat a flat griddle, and cook like pancakes - simple! The full recipe and more pictures are on my blog  Smiley

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 3586
Joined: 09-Jun-2010

It's a long story.

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2012 12:10:33 PM »

Whoa, great! Thanks for the recipe! My sister is vegan and gluten-free so this is perfect for me to try out.
« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2012 12:22:15 PM »

Thank you for the recipe! I am looking forward to trying this! (....and recipe pinned. Smiley )

Wists: http://www.wists.com/TinasDawn
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/dawnstrees

50 in 2011:My List. 50/50
50 in 2012:My List. 65/50
50 in 2013:My List. 21/50
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2012 07:06:48 AM »

That's ok Smiley Honestly, they're really good. It's nice that they're so easy and cheap too - makes a change from lentils!

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 7048
Joined: 21-Jan-2010

All you need is love.

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2012 06:18:19 AM »

Mmmm....I love dosas. Thanks for the recipe!

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

~*HPC Headmistress*~
Offline Offline

Posts: 8926
Joined: 09-Jun-2005

lobbest thou thy Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2013 01:29:21 PM »

I'm a huge lover of Indian food, and since having to give up gluten, I've missed my naan.  I can't wait to give this recipe a go.  Thank you for sharing! Grin

~*pinned to Craftster's Gluten-Free Cooking, Recipes, and Tips Pinterest Board*~

Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Make All Things, especially from stash
Online Online

Posts: 36954
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Keep on crafting!

View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: August 19, 2014 06:15:49 AM »

Yummy and gluten free--now that is a recipe to try!

I will have to see if gram flour is available at our local Indian food store...I am new at this type of cooking so appreciate the recipes!

50 Projects 2018 59/75
355 days until retirement!!! Beach here I come!
Need some supplies?  I am destashing..maybe I have what you need! PM me!
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Flower Crown
Tiny House
Meatless Monday: Vegetarian Breakfast Taco

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2018, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.