How to Cook South Indian Upma

by SAR 😊

South Indian breakfast recipe. Fast to cook and heat it hot. Best served with peanut chutney.


  • ½ Onions
  • ½ Cups Ground nuts
  • 1 Curry leaves
  • ½ Bunches Cilantro
  • ½ Teaspoons Turmeric powder
  • 2 Tomatoes
  • Salt
  • 2 Cups Sooji / upma rava
  • Olive oil
  • 5 Green chillies
  • Mustard seeds
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Mustard seeds, onions and green chillies

    Step 2

    Add tomatoes when onions are cooked

    Step 3

    After tomatoes are cooked pour 2 cups of water. Not too much or it would be watery. Add curry leaves, cilantro and salt.

    Step 4

    Here is the sooji.. Known as upma rava too

    Step 5

    Step 6

    When the water starts to boil add the sooji and start to stir so there won't form any lumps. Make sure the flame is on low heat.

    Step 7

    Cook until you get the water evaporated. And until desired consistency.

    Step 8

    It's done.

    Step 9

    Serve it with peanut chutney or any pickle.