Friday, March 22, 2013

Bread Upma Recipe-How to make Bread Upma

Are you bored of bread toast and bread sandwiches, then this South Indian Style bread upma is for you.This is a very tasty and delicious breakfast that can be make in a few minutes time. It can be prepared with left over bread also. Even those who do not like upma will love this bread upma. Today we will learn how to make bread upma following this easy recipe.

Bread Upma
South Indian Style Bread Upma 

Bread Upma Recipe - South Indian Style

Prep time - under 10 mins
Cook time - under 15 mins
Serves - 1

Ingredients needed 

Bread - 5 slices (brown or white bread)
Onion- 1 big or 2 medium
Tomato - 2
Green chilli - 2 slit
Ginger -1/2 tsp finely chopped
Turmeric powder - a pinch
Sambar powder - 1 tsp
Ghee or oil - 2 tsp for frying bread
Salt to taste

For the seasoning 

Oil - 2 1/2 tsp
Mustard seeds - 1/2 tsp
Curry leaves - few

Preparation 

Cut bread into squares or tear it into small pieces. Heat 2 tsp of ghee and roast the bread until golden brown. Switch off and let the bread be in the heat of the pan. (Removing the outer brown crust is optional)

Cut onions lengthwise.

Method 

Heat oil in a pan, add mustard seeds, when it splutters, add onions, ginger, green chillies, curry leaves and saute until onions turn transparent.

Then add chopped tomatoes, turmeric powder, sambar powder, salt needed and cook until tomatoes are soft.

Then add bread pieces and toss until bread is well coated with the masala.

Serve hot.You do not need any side dish for this upma. You can have this even as a tea time snack.

Variations 

You can add finely chopped capsicums after the tomatoes are half cooked if you prefer.

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23 comments:

  1. love bread upma, looks delicious.

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  2. I love this hassle free recipe..

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  3. Simple & easy recipe!! Looks good.
    I make this recipe at home quite often, but never thought of adding Sambar Powder. I will try this.

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  4. Nice way to use up left over bread.. I love bread upma.. Simple and delicious

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  5. Superb Recipe ! Unfortunately ran out of Sambar powder after preparation, tried with Pavbhaji masala powder. Excellent Combination !

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  6. Its quick recipe with delicious taste..nice presentation too..

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  7. Hi Padhu, I tried this and came out very well, the fried ghee pieces which comes into the mouth now and then and the tomotoes in it were very nice. thank u for this good eat.

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  8. Tired it. Tasted very good. Thanks for the receipe.

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  9. I tried it lots of vegetables and mint-coriander raitha for the sides.... came up very good

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  10. Tried with mixed vegetables. My kid enjoyed the meal. Thank you

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  11. I tried wid adding egg excellent combination

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  12. Fabulous... Fantastic Job :)
    Thanku soo much .....

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