Indian Breakfast Recipes

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Indian Thalipeeth

Who said that the Thalipeeth is a rustic dish? It is going global, baby! It is a mildly spiced, multi-grain pancake that is flavorsome on your palate. It is also very nutritious. There are many Thalipeeth recipes, but Madhura's recipe here is my favorite.... - 140.445

Huevos Rancheros With Indian Twist

How about some healthy and delicious Mexican breakfast tomorrow? Watch this video to learn this Huevos Rancheros with Indian Twist. It is the national breakfast of Mexico and in this video it is cooked with a twist. Take a look to find out the secret. This is... - 139.778

Spicy Upma With Vegetables

A great Indian start to your day - Watch this video to prepare a wonderful breakfast loaded with tasty Indian spices. This semolina based dish combines the savory of vegetables along with authentic spices. Being dry roasted; this is a very healthy form of... - 135.5

Indian Aloo Paratha

Indian Aloo Paratha is one of the most popular breakfast dishes that is even eaten for lunch or dinner. Watch this video to learn the detailed recipe of this potato stuffed Indian bread. Bon Appetit! - 132.012

Tasty Kande Pohe

If you're keen on having some tasty Indian breakfast, you have come to the right place. The Chef shows how to make kanda poha in a few minutes. It's so tasty and is a famous Maharashtrian breakfast. - 131.091

Poha Upma - Indian Breakfast

Atukula Upma is a popular breakfast recipe. This is simple recipe which can be had as a breakfast or as a quick snack. - 128.379

Easy Banana Puri

Are you in search of an easy to make Indian recipe that also makes for a great festival dish? Try these super simple and delicious banana puris. They can eiher be served for breakfast or as a snack. Do not give it a miss. - 126.657

Upma By Tarla Dalal

Upma is one of the most common breakfast items, all over India. It is a quick preparation using common ingredients, and so it can be made without much ado. Plus, you can also make it healthier by adding a lot of boiled veggies like carrots, beans, potatoes,... - 126.482

Indian Aloo Paratha

After conquering whole of India, aloo parathas are finding their way into kitchens far across in other continents. If you are one of them who is dying for this most popular Indian bread, this one is for you. The chef is showing the best way of preparing... - 126.304

Ragi Porridge - Healthy Breakfast In 5 Minutes

Ragi is pearl millet or also called as african millet flour which is really healthy for all of us. Having some kind of whole grain food in every meal is a must to maintain good health. Some times healthy foods wouldn’t be tasty but this recipe is a simple,... - 126.194

Crunchy Rava Dosa

MAKING 1. In a bowl combine rava, rice flour, gram flour, salt, ginger and green chili paste. 2. Mix everything and pour water to make a thin batter. 3. Add coriander and stir. 4. Preheat the skillet over medium heat, pour cooking oil and evenly coat the... - 125.703

Neer Dosa - Soft Dosa No Fermentation Required - Indian Breakfast

Unlike the regular dosa, Neer Dosa doesn’t need much soaking time, cooking time and fermentation time. So, you can have it whenever you are in a mood for it. The texture is smooth and very soft, they melt in your mouth. Even kids enjoy this Neer Dosa. Serve... - 125.42

Vegetable Upma

Super delicious breakfast dish made from semolina and vegetables of your choice. Best served with coconut chutney. - 125.324

Pongali - Easy Indian Breakfast

Pongali is a very popular South Indian Breakfast Recipe. The simple seasoning to the soft dal and rice makes it a delicacy. Even a beginner can make it and enjoy! - 125.138

Sprouted Moong And Methi Chila By Tarla Dalal

These chilas combine sprouts with methi to make a delightful dish rich in iron, fiber and folic acid. Protein and vitamin rich, easy to digest sprouts are a must for dieters. - 125.101

Indian Vada Pav

Manjula is showing a very popular breakfast dish from Mumbai. She has tried to replicate the potato patty stuffed in buns with peanut sauce from the street vendors who make this dish for the office goers in Mumbai. If you are missing your grab of vada pav... - 124.798

Power Poha By Tarla Dalal

With iron-rich poha and protein-rich kabuli chana, power poha is an ideal breakfast that provides for your kids' active days and constant growth. Bright yellow poha, interspersed with everybody's favorite kabuli chana, with tomatoes for added brightness and... - 124.475

Spinach And Paneer Parathas By Tarla Dalal

With the refreshing green hue of spinach, these paneer and spinach parathas look and taste good! While spinach adds its goodness to the dough, a successful duo of cauliflower and paneer perked up with coriander, green chilies and ginger work their magic in... - 124.272

Puffed Rice Upma - Easy Indian Breakfast

Puffed Rice Upma is a traditional south Indian Breakfast recipe. Usually accompanied with any spice powder or pickle. In some parts of Andhra Pradesh this is popular as a street food usually served with Mirch Pakoras and pickle. This is simple yet delicious... - 123.967

Moong Dal Savoury By Tarla Dalal

This savoury is easy to make and great to serve for breakfast or even for parties. - 123.901

Bajra, Rice And Sprouts Moong Puda By Tarla Dalal

A very easy and a quick dish that can be eaten for breakfast and snack! - 123.689

Mysore Masala Dosa - Indian Breakfast

Mysore masala Dosa is a very popular south indian breakfast recipe. Usually Dosa is served with chutney and/or sambar to the side. But for Mysore Masala Dosa a spicy red chutney is applied on the crispy crepe to make it even more tasty. - 123.618

Idli - Indian Breakfast

Idli is a south Indian traditional breakfast recipe. This is usually accompanied with spicy lentil soup, Sambar and/or with coconut chutney. Idlis are light on your tummy as they are steam cook. There are many ways to prepare them, every household has their... - 123.513

Cabbage, Carrot And Paneer Grill Sandwich By Tarla Dalal

A quick and satiating breakfast with vegetable, paneer, and cheese stuffing! A glass of milkshake is just perfect to round up your morning meal. - 122.808

Multigrain Roti By Tarla Dalal

Made with ingredients found in most kitchens, this excellent low calorie breakfast choice is a combination of five nutritious flours that provide iron, protein, fibre and vitamin B3. - 122.196

Indian Surti Locho

Surti Locho is a staple breakfast dish from Surat in India. Bhavna shows us how to make it in her own precise style. In my opinion, the Locho is the vegetarian equivalent of a lamb leg as it comes packed with protein. It is so perfect for breakfast. Enjoy! - 122.014

Oats Upma (fibre-rich Breakfast)

Ideal for diabetics, this fibre-rich upma made with quick cooking oats and enhanced with carrots and green peas, will appeal to others as well. This makes a truly filling breakfast that will keep you going till lunch time. - 121.842

Coriander Upma By Tarla Dalal

Nice green color and flavor. Roast the semolina and prepare the coriander chutney the previous evening and toss up this upma quickly in the morning. Once you have this upma, you will not like plain regular upma. - 121.694

Rice And Soya Paratha (protein Rich Recipe) By Tarla Dalal

The wheat and soya chunks ensure that you get the necessary protein and amino acid intake for the day. These parathas are delicious and can be made in a jiffy. An ideal way to use up leftover rice too. - 121.605

Coconut Pancakes - Crepes

Coconut Pancakes or crepes were traditional favorite in our community especially enjoyed on Pancake Tuesday in my household and also at St. Joseph's Convent Panchgani, a boarding school I attended. These spongy soft delights are stuffed with a sweet coconut... - 121.558

Cucumber Soya Pancake (healthy Breakfast)

Juicy cucumber with semolina and nutty soya flour, bring them all together and you have a fantastic pancake that is sure to make your day! These sumptuous Cucumber Soya Pancakes are simply flavored with green chilies and coriander. Cucumber also possesses... - 121.147

Crispy Dosa

Our family is a crisp lover and this crispy, crunchy dosa is one of our family favorite. It goes perfect as a weekend breakfast, lunch, brunch, dinner or even late dinner snack. So enjoy this another all time favorite snacks. - 121.07

Semiya Upma - Easy Indian Breakfast

This is a easy and yummy breakfast dish. Try this version of making semiya upma, You are just gonna love this tasty semiya upma. You can always add in someother spices according to your choice. So enjoy this semiya upma. - 120.372

Sprouts Pancakes (healthy Breakfast) By Tarla Dalal

A thoughtful mélange of moong sprouts and veggies; this dish is not just easy to put together but also a real culinary and visual treat! - 119.044

Zucchini And Carrot Pancake (low Calorie Healthy Breakfast) By Tarla Dalal

Zucchini combines with carrots to make an unusual, colorful, and attractive pancake that will tickle the taste buds. Serve with ketchup or a chutney of your choice. Smaller versions can also be served as a party snack. - 118.856

Carrot And Cabbage High Fibre Chutney Open Toast By Tarla Dalal

Carrot and cabbage are a wonderful combination due to their contrasting colors, which look good against each other. Here is a sumptuous sandwich made with this super duo supplemented with a tasty high fibre chutney. The veggies and whole wheat bread, all... - 118.798

Moong Dal And Spinach Idli

Eliminating rice reduces the calorie count of these spinach idlis, making them suitable for diabetics as well. The same moong dal batter can also be used to make healthy pankis and pancakes. - 118.696


Chef Manjula is making a south Indian breakfast dish, upma. This is an easy and light breakfast any day, healthy too. Just a few stirs in the saucepan and you have a breakfast ready in few minutes. You can even try this for your Sunday brunch. - 118.404

Delicious Sabudana Khichdi

Oh yum! People who are bored of the cereal for breakfast will surely love this Sabudana(Tapioca) Khichdi. It is healthy and all natural. The peanuts are usually an optional addition to give that extra crunch. The dish is tasty even without it. You'll love... - 117.892

Aloo Paratha

Aloo paratha is a creative paratha made with stuffed potatoes. Parathas can be made plain out of wheat flour or stuffed with different filling. Watch this video and make aloo parathas for breakfast. - 117.811

Mixed Sprouts Poha (healthy Breakfast)

A nutritious breakfast taken early in the morning holds you in good stead throughout the day. Batata poha is a breakfast dish that's really easy to make and is commonly eaten in most houses. To make it healthier, i have substituted potatoes with sprouts in... - 117.525

Spinach And Cottage Cheese Stuffed Oil Roasted Flatbread

Parathas are stuffed and oil roasted crispy flatbreads popular across India, particularly north. Check out chef Madhura making spicy and flavorful Palak Paneer Paratha or Palak and Paneer stuffed oil roasted flatbread. Good enough for breakfast or any meal! - 117.096

Spicy Oats Pancake (low Cholesterol) By Tarla Dalal)

These pancakes are made by adding oats to wheat flour, as oats are highly nutritious and filled with cholesterol-fighting soluble “fiber”. Being extremely satiating, they prevent you from bingeing on junk food. Serve these pancakes hot, along with green... - 117.054

Indian Poori

How many of you loved that puffed bread available in most of the Indian restaurants? If you want to reproduce this at home, then you must watch this video. Watching the pooris to puff up while frying, is something everyone enjoys. These are going to be real... - 116.524

Rice And Vegetable Chila By Tarla Dalal

Traditional rice chila made with buttermilk and cabbage, makes all the difference. - 116.418

Healthy Cereal Chevda

If you're looking for a change in your breakfast, then do check this out. This is an Indian type of breakfast. It is a mixture of various cereals and you can also add any fried dal to make it more crunchier. It is easy to make and very healthy too as it's... - 115.908

Traditional Gobi Paratha

Finally, we have a healthier verison of the Gobi Paratha. It might seem a bit difficult, but it is not. It is also very tasty. Anyway, if you haven't tried this yet, then you are in luck. You can now watch and learn from this video from Manjula's Kitchen.... - 115.42

Indian Poori

Indian Poori is so favorite for my kids, that I prepare it quite frequently. I learnt this from one of my Indian friends. However, this video also shows you in detail the cooking procedure, from which you can easily learn and try out. - 115.292

Jowar Ka Uttapam

Jowar ka Uttapam is a healthy South Indian pancake. Our lady chef has done a great job of recreating this traditional and healthy dish in a foreign country. Watch and learn how to make these pancakes from this video. Enjoy! - 115.249

Easy Bread Omelet

Egg pancakes are made with interesting twists in many parts of India. Watch Madhura showing how to make bread omelet in simple and easy steps with bread slices, eggs and other seasoning ingredients. Great with a sauce! - 115.19

How To Make Puri

Shows you how to make pooris using a tortilla maker ( also known as poori maker). See these puff up when fried. Yummy. - 115.159

How To Make Dosas At Home

I really enjoy South Indian food and sometimes make Dosa's at home. They are so yum..a bit of work to make batter from scratch but so worth it. Next time, you have some time on your hands on the weekend perhaps, try this tasty Indian Savory crepe in the... - 115.141

Simple Indian Lassi

Here is an exotic drink idea for those who want to satisfy their Summer thirst in a nice and sophisticated way. Indian Lassi or the sweet yogurt drink is the best beverage you can have, to keep yourself cool and refreshed during the hot and humid Summer. In... - 114.955

Puri Curry

Puri curry is a very popular indian dish. You can have it for breakfast, lunch or dinner. This video will teach you how to prepare tasty puri and potato curry at home. - 114.445

Indian Omelette Featuring Sweet Cumin Cookery School

Barry heads to the Sweet Cumin Indian Cookery School in Somerset and learns how to make a delicious and extremely simple Spicy Indian Omelette. The recipe is super simple, vegetarian and full of flavour but you can tweak it any way you like. Most of the... - 114.26

Indian Spicy Wheat Pancake

Very quick, healthy and nutritious breakfast dish which is prepared by using whole wheat flour. Very fast to make and is ready in less than 15 mts. Savoury and very filling! - 113.912

Oats Moong Toast

Oats is not just for porridge! why not make a delicious and nutritious toast by combining oats and moong with lots of perky coriander? make sure you make these just before serving, to prevent them from turning soggy. - 113.907

Indian Sevai Upma

Very healthy, low in fat, nutritious breakfast dish for kids as well as for all. This is a combination of lightly roasted sevai with veggies like carrot, green peas and with the crunchy addition of roasted peanuts. Tastes simply great with dollop of ghee or... - 113.472

Koki For Breakfast

Kokis are almost a regular in Sindhi breakfast table. Spicy wheat flour flatbread kneaded with ginger, green chillies, coriander, onion and a slew of zesty spices and additives truly makes for a filling addition to your breakfast table. This video recipe... - 112.718

Potato Paratha

Parathas or Indian fried flatbreads are popular in North India with vegetable stuffing. Here is a recipe by Madhura to make Aloo Paratha or Potato stuffed Fried Flatbread with boiled and cooked potatoes seasoned with spices. Good with a chutney! - 112.346

Schezwan Butter Dosa - Indian Crepe

Dosa is a traditional south Indian breakfast recipe and is equally popular on the streets of India. There are many variations of enjoying this Dosa and one among them would be the Schezwan Butter Dosa where the crispy dosa is covered with spicy schezwan... - 112.346

Onion Cheese Dosa

An exotic dosa from Alka's kitchen. Serve this dosa with hot piping Sambar and coconut chutney and enjoy the praises. - 112.096

Broken Wheat Upma (healthy Breakfast)

Fibre-rich broken wheat variation of the traditional semolina upma. The carrots and green peas add the necessary crunch along with the wealth of vitamin a. - 111.405

Methi Paratha

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Upma (upittu) - Indian Vegetarian

If you're deciding what to make for breakfast, then you would definitely want to check this out. Watch the video to know how the chef makes the upma. Upma is a famous South Indian dish. Your family and guests will really enjoy eating the upma. Do check out... - 110.31

Tricolored Paratha

If you celebrate Indian national days like a true Indian, here is a recipe that would let you have tricolor even on your platter. The chef is making a tricolored or Tiranga paratha to start your day. The chef has shown great creativity by using fresh peas and... - 109.841

Vegetable Omelet

Very nice, crispy and healthy breakfast recipe. Tastes best when rolled up with roti or paratha! - 108.949

Cracked Wheat Upma - Healthy Breakfast

Cracked Wheat Upma or Daliya Upma is a very healthy and nutritious way to start your day. Its rich in fiber, which will keep you fill until your next meal. - 107.654


Poha is made from flattened rice. Its is easy to cook and very nutritional. - 106.802

Sevai Upma

MAKING 1. Place vermicelli in microwave safe bowl and microwave for 1 minute. 2. Take it out, stir and again microwave for 1 1/2 minute stirring after every 30 seconds. 3. Heat up oil, add mustard seeds, cumin seeds, pinch of asafetida and chopped garlic and... - 106.28

Masala Egg Paratha - Indian Flatbread

Learn how to make stuffed Indian flatbread called Masala Egg Paratha (Parantha) with whole wheat flour, eggs and vegetables of your choice. - 106.039

Barley And Mung Bean Khichadi

Join Toby in preparing this excellent Indian staple dish on loan from fellow Registered Dietitian Gita Patel from Gita's new book "Blending Science with Spices". This diabetes-friendly side dish is rich in soluble and insoluble fiber and traditional Indian... - 106.008

Rava Dosa With Spaghetti (pooda)- Semolina Crepes

To all those who enjoy having dosas should surely try this recipe. Dosa is very famous in South India. This is really delicious to eat. You can serve the dosa with hot sambhar and chutney. Do try out this recipe and don't forget to watch the video. - 105.178

Gur Ki Roti

If you're looking for an Indian specialty then you must try this recipe. The bhakri is eaten for breakfast and is famous in Gujarat. The roti is made of jaggery. It is really very tasty. Check out the video for the detailed recipe. - 105.02

Quinoa Idly

MAKING 1. In a bowl, combine ground quinoa and oats. Gradually pour water and mix into a batter. 2. Season with finely chopped green chili, cumin seeds, and salt. Add oil and mix well. 3. Add fruit salt and little bit of water. Mix well. 4. Into the greased... - 104.942

Paneer Parathas By Tarla Dalal

Paneer also known as cottage cheese is used in a variety of dishes world over. It forms a part of salads, main course dishes and even desserts in the form of cream cheese. Known as the Indian cheese, paneer is one of the most versatile ingredients available... - 104.503

Masala Pancakes / Indian Savory Pancakes (besan Puda)

Demonstrating how to make Indian style savory pancakes using Gram Flour (i.e. chickpea flour), also called Besan. These Masala Pancakes are stuffed using potatoes and the batter is made using simple Indian spices and grated carrot (shredded Radish/mooli) is... - 104.39

How To Make Waffles - Indian Style (international Waffles Day Special)

Happy International Waffles Day Everyone :) In this recipe video you will learn how to make tasty Waffles - Indian style with simple Mango Compote. - 104.055

Dal Parantha (paratha) / Indian Flatbread

Learn how to make this delicious Indian flatbread with leftover cooked lentils and Wheat flour. You can make these really spicy or keep them mild by adjusting the spices. These are good for breakfast along with Yogurt, Pickle or Chutney of your choice and can... - 102.84


An easy sambhar recipe that is sure to make cooking this popular South Indian dish very simple. Sambhar is a combination of lentils and vegetables cooked with the traditional Indian condiments and spices. The sambhar is the perfect accompaniment for your... - 101.519

Sabudana Khichdi

Sago has always been associated with light and healthy food; however this sabudana khichdi has proved to be a real heart warming dish when it comes to a quick, easy and delightful meal. It works well as a snack and even as a meal depending on your appetite.... - 101.027

Light And Healthy Poha

One of India's most staple breakfast dishes, this Light and Healthy Poha is easy to make and is full of taste. Prepared with beaten rice as the main ingredient, this poha can also be served as a light snack. The blend of ingredients impart this dish a... - 99.78

Aloo Paratha

Aloo Paratha Recipe is a popular breakfast recipe. It is best served with pickle and curd. - 98.6508

Masala Omelette / Indian Egg

Learn how to make Indian style spicy masala omelette filled with vegetables and full of flavor. You can add any spices of your choice. I used green pepper, onions, tomatoes, green onions and chilies. - 98.506

Semolina Pancakes

Semolina pancakes are very easy, quick and colorful. . . Great to serve for breakfast or snacks with a chutney of your choice. . . - 97.7861

Palak Paratha

Want an Indian flatbread dish that can be eaten on its own or can be served anytime of the day? Well, Chef Manjula has a special dish, Palak Paratha that are slightly spicy and can be eaten without any side dish. The dish is prepared like any other Indian... - 97.2007

Aloo Paratha

Potato is everyone's favourite. This aloo partaha is filling and tasty and when eaten with pickle and curds it taste even better. A must try!! - 95.8251

Rice Pancake

If pancakes are your weakness, you are definitely going to dig on this Rice pancake. Made from a batter prepared from uncooked rice, cooked rice and a few Indian spices, Rice pancake makes for a very healthy dish. You can even use leftover rice for it. Serve... - 95.4484

Oats And Spring Onion Parathas

These paratha are made with a combination of oats and wheat flour to initiate you to the taste of fibre filled oats. I have used the spring onion filling as it helps to disguise the raw taste of oats. These ar best served hot. - 94.9918

Gobi Paratha / Stuffed Indian Flatbread (with Cauliflower)

Learn how to make stuffed Indian flatbread using grated cauliflower and Indian spices. Typical Indian breakfast food gobi parathas are easy to make and taste so good. A must try Indian vegetarian breakfast food recipe. - 93.4508

How To Make Scrambled Egg Indian Style (ande Ki Bhurji)

How to make scrambled eggs (indian style) Ande ki bhurji or masala egg scramble. Recipe for - Indian breakfast. - 93.3236

Indian Coconut Chutney

Indian Coconut Chutney is one of the most famous dips from South India. Madhura shows you how to make it beautifully. Serve it with hot idlis or dosas. Watch and learn how to make this dip from this video. Enjoy! - 93.1623

Fenugreek Oil Roasted Flatbread

Methi or fenugreek is a fragrant ingredient common all over India including the northern region. Watch chef Madhura showing how to make Methi Paratha or Oil Roasted Flatbread with Fenugreek using chopped fenugreek leaves inside the flatbread. Good with a... - 92.8731

How To Make Aloo Paratha (potato Stuffed Indian Flatbread)

How to make Aloo parantha at home. Authentic indian recipe for aaloo paratha. Delicious Indian flatbread stuffed with potatoes commonly prepared in Indian households for breakfast. - 92.7809

Gluten-free Spicy Indian Pancake

 Gluten free pancakes often don't taste so nice, or contain many ingredients in them, making them a huge pain in the neck to make, and not an easy quick meal. Or they contain really expensive ingredients, or premade gluten free flour mixtures that are not... - 91.9019

How To Cut A Carrot

You should have these carrot cutting tips, before you start using carrots in your recipes. In this video, experienced chef Hari demonstrates various techniques to peel and cut the carrots. These tricks are for you to learn. - 91.3521

Spicy Indian Burrito

Burrito is no longer confined to Europe or the Americas as it has made its way up to India. Watch chef Madhura showing how to make burrito in the Indian spicy style in easy steps. Great with a salsa, pickle or sauce. - 91.1961

Spicy Curry Bread

Maharashtrian breakfast dishes are loaded with simple seasonings, crunchy fritters and vegetables or fruits. Chef Madhura shows how to make Misal Pav consisting of a curry, pav or bread and a crunchy garnish. Good with tea! - 90.6792

How To Make Batata-pawa / Curried Poatato + Rice Flakes

Batata Pawa is an age old family favorite and now you can learn to make it in easy steps too. Bhal Dave sums each process in an articulate manner, which is easy to follow and crisp. Now our desire to feed our guests sumptuously with Batata Pawa or use it as a... - 89.1501

Indian Style Cheese Omelet

For recipe directions, please refer to the video - 87.511

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