2 cups White Rice
2/3 cup Blackgram seeds
10-15 Fenugreek seeds
2 tsp Bengalgram seeds
3/4 cup Beaten Rice / Poha / Avalakki
3/4 - 1 cup Curd / Yogurt
4-5 Green Chillies
1 large Onion
10-12 Curry leaves
8-10 Coriander leaves
Salt to taste
Soak rice, blackgram seeds, fenugreek seeds, bengalgram seeds together in water for about 6-7 hrs. Wash the soaked ingredients 2-3 times and keep it aside.
Grind soaked ingredients along with beaten rice into medium smooth thick batter by adding little amount of water. Keep it in warm place for fermentation for about 10-12 hrs.
Chop onion, green chillies, curry leaves and coriander leaves into very small pieces as shown in the picture below.
Add salt, curd and mix them well. Consistancy of the batter should be like that of milkshake. Add this chopped ingredients to the vessel containing batter and mix well.
Heat the Tava(Tava with depressions). Add little bit of butter on each depression.
Pour the batter into each depression as shown in the picture below. Cook it for about 3-4 mins by covering a lid in medium flame. Add little bit butter on each paddu.
Cook other side of the paddu as well by covering the lid.