Friday, December 20, 2013

100 Simple Indian Breakfast Recipes-Indian Vegetarian Breakfast Ideas

If you are struck up with ideas as to what to prepare for breakfast everyday, then you have come to the right place.I have put in lot of efforts and compiled 100 Simple and Easy Breakfast Recipes in one place. You have South Indian Breakfast recipes, North Indian Breakfast recipes, healthy breakfast recipes, quick breakfast recipes all compiled in one page.To make browsing easier, I have categorized it under 11 headings. I hope you will find this post helpful. Do not forget to bookmark this page.

 1.Idli-Dosa-Adai-Appam-Puttu Recipes
rava dosa

Spongy Idlys

Soft Idli Secrets (idli batter recipe also)

Moong Dal Dosa

Adai Recipe (protein and iron packed)

How to make dosa

Onion Rava dosa  (recipe-1 crispy rava dosa)

Instant Wheat dosa (godhumai dosai)

Rava dosai without onions (recipe -2 )

Mixed Vegetable Uthappam


Rava Idli

Instant Oats Dosa

Oats Idli

Chilli dosa

Sponge Dosa

Onion Uttappam

Masala Kuzhi Paniyaram 

Masala Dosa (masal dosa)

Cauliflower dosa 

Tomato Dosa 

Appam without yeast

Paneer Dosa 

Sweet Paniyaram

Rava Kichadi 

Carrot Uthappam 

Besan ka chilla (instant kadalai mavu dosai)

Thinai adai

Schezwan Dosa 

Ragi adai with vegetables

Kambu Dosa (pearl millet dosa)

Kerala Puttu 

Ragi Puttu (sweet version)

Appam, dosa batter recipe (4 in 1 batter recipe) Hotel dosa recipe

Brown Rice Dosa 

Brown Rice Idli

Kanchipuram Idli (flavored with pepper, ginger etc)

Foxtail Millet Pesarattu

Instant Wheat Vella Dosai (jaggery dosa)

Raw Rice Idli 

Mudakathan Keerai Dosai

Vegetable Idli

Ragi Idli

Banana Flower Adai

Fenugreek Seeds Dosai (vendhya dosai)

Red Rice Dosa 

Cracked wheat oats idli 

Instant Ragi Sweet Adai

Rava Uthappam 

Bread Uthappam 

Pancharatna Dal Adai

Ragi Drumstick Leaves Adai 

Sorghum Dosa (jowar dosa)

Millet Kara Paniyaram 

Egg Dosa 

Egg Vegetable Omelet

Upma Pesarattu 

Kaima Idli 

Mushroom Omelette (Italian style)

Quinoa Adai 

Rava Kara Paniyaram 

2.Upma-Pongal-Khichdi-Vadai Recipes

ven pongal

Vegetable Upma

Upma kozhukattai

Medhu Vada

Ven Pongal with sambar

Sabudana Khichdi

Vermicelli Upma

Rava Pongal

Daliya Khichdi (godumai ravai kichadi)

Oats Upma

Cracked Wheat Upma (dalia/godhumai ravai upma)

Brown Rice Upma

Idli Upma 

Arisi Upma with brinjal gothus

Khara Pongal (Step wise pics)

Oats Pongal 

Bread Upma 

Rava Upma Recipe  (Step wise pics)

Varagarisi Pongal 

Foxtail millet sweet pongal

Varagu Upma 

Ragi semiya upma

Kara Pidi Kozhukattai 

Quinoa Upma

Aval Ven Pongal 

Millet Upma Kozhukattai 

Oats Vegetable Kozhukattai 

Polenta Upma 

Sabudana vada 

Couscous Upma

Bulgur Upma 

3. Roti, Paratha and Poori


Soft Rotis (tawa method)

Aloo Parathas

Gobi Paratha

Methi Paratha

Plain Paratha

Paneer Paratha

Spinach Paratha (palak paratha)

Radish Paratha

Peas Paratha

Poori Recipe

Poori Masala recipe

Soft Phulkas  (direct flame method)

Vegetable Paratha Recipe

Chapati Rolls 

Channa Bhatura 

Onion Paratha 

Chana Dal Paratha 

Sabudana Thalipeeth 

Akki Roti 

Lacha Paratha (layered paratha)

Cabbage Paratha

Soya Kheema Paratha 

Soya Kheema Wraps 

Broccoli Paratha 

Egg Kathi Rolls

Methi Thepla 

4.Oats Breakfast Recipes

oats adai

Oats Sweet Porridge

Oats with Banana

Oats Dosa

Oats Upma

Oats Idli

Oats porridge with vegetables 

Oats Pongal 

Oats Uthappam

Oats Banana walnut breakfast smoothie

Pomegranates oats smoothie

Oats with dates and almonds

Oats carrot smoothie

Oats Apple smoothie

Breakfast Polenta with nuts

Homemade Granola Bars 

Easy Granola Recipe 

Pina Colada Overnight Oats (no cooking needed)

Coconut Mango Overnight Oats 

5.Poha/Aval Recipes


Aloo Poha

Aval Pulao

Aval Upma

Kande Pohe

Puli Aval (tamarind poha)

Aval Ven Pongal 

Poha Sweet Pongal 

Cabbage Poha

6.Porridge Recipes


Multigrain Porridge

Oats Porridge (Sweet version)

Oats Savoury Porridge (salted version)

Oats Porridge with vegetables

Oats Soup

Keppai Koozh

Finger Millet Sweet Porridge

Quinoa Breakfast Porridge

Polenta Porridge with nuts

Payaru Kanji Kerala style

7.Noodles, Pasta and spaghetti

hakka noodles

Idiyappam (rice noodles)

Coconut Sevai

Lemon Sevai

Pasta in Tomato sauce

Spaghetti Recipe (vegetarian)

Vegetable Noodles 

Penne Pasta in white sauce 

Hakka Noodles 

Schezwan Noodles 

Egg Veg Noodles 

Mushroom Pasta in white sauce

Sevai Recipe from scratch (homemade rice noodles)

Tomato Semiya

8. Sandwich-Bread Toast recipes

red chutney sandwich

Vegetable Sandwich

Potato Sandwich

Paneer Sandwich 

Tomato Chutney Cheese sandwich

Rajma Sandwich (kidney beans sandwich)

Spinach Potato Sandwich

Corn Capsicum Sandwich 

Mumbai Style Vegetable Toast Sandwich

Mumbai Masala Toast

Corn Spinach Sandwich Toast

Simple French Toast

Bread Rava Toast 

Vegetable Paneer Masala Toast Sandwich

Cheesy Omelette Sandwich

Bread Uttapam (kid's special)

Avocado Egg Sandwich

Easy Aloo Sandwich

Chilli Cheese Toast 

Soya Keema Sandwich Toast

Bread Pizza

Garlic Bread

Savory French Toast 

Mushroom Bruschetta 

9.Kids Special

carrot uttappam

Chilli Dosa

Carrot Uttapam

Breakfast Ideas for kids 

Fun Food for kids

Bread Uthappam (fun food)

10. Millets Breakfast 


Ragi Dosa 

Ragi porridge (salted version)

Ragi Puttu (finger millet puttu)

Thinai Adai (foxtail millet adai)

Foxtail Millet Dosa 

Ragi Malt

Foxtail Millet Sweet Pongal 

Varagarisi Khara Pongal 

Ragi Adai with vegetables

Varagu Vegetable Upma 

Kambu Dosa (pearl millet dosa)

Ragi Semiya Upma

Foxtail Millet Pesarattu

Millet Vegetable Sevai 

Ragi Idli 

Millet Upma Kozhukattai 

Ragi Sweet Adai 

Ragi Drumstick Leaves adai 

Millet Kara Paniyaram

Millet Cutlets

Millet Arisi Upma 

11. Misc

Mor Kali 

Rava Dhokla (sooji dhokla)

Instant Dhokla 

Eggless Garlic Rolls (from scratch)

Couscous with Vegetarian sauce

Lentil Soup with brown bread

Instant Rava Dhokla 

Mixed Berry Yogurt Parfait

Quinoa Savory Breakfast Muffins 

Gnocchi in tomato sauce

Apple Cinnamon Quinoa Breakfast bites

Polenta with Veggies

Lemon Couscous 

Couscous with sweet corn

Blueberry Bran Muffins 

Coconut couscous with raisins 

Couscous with fruits and nuts 

Do not forget to bookmark this page, as whenever you are struck up for ideas or wondering what to prepare for breakfast, you can come here and refer this page.

Check out  more Breakfast Recipes 

15 Quick Breakfast Recipes 

Side dish for chapati (roti, parathas)

Side dish for idli, dosa, upma

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  1. gr8 page... wit so many recipes.. appreicate ur efforts ... :)

  2. Wow great collection,thanks for sharing

  3. Grand collection , Thanks for sharing

  4. great indeed and very useful...sriram...bangalore

  5. Hi Padhu,
    first I like to thank you. Its very usefull and I have learnt many receipes. I cook happiley:-)

  6. hey, really super, all the dish i have tried got good comments from all, you can try to give this recipes in andriod apps, very useful to all

  7. Hi..
    Good job. I tried some of ur recipes.. it was good.. I always refer ur blog to cook new recipes.. thanks a lot..

  8. Dear You're in my kitchen and lead me to achieve good mum and good wife....Thank you dear

  9. nice compilation, will try a few of them...

  10. Thank you for all your effort! You made my job simple n easy!

  11. Hi Padhu - your website is a treasure trove of Indian Food! Thank you. :-)

  12. Excellant,Good to see at one place...gr8 effort -Thanks

  13. Amazing! Time saving! I appreciate the efforts put in to get all info at one single place!

  14. Excellant $ very useful Padhu!! Gr8 effort....''''''''''''''''''''''''''

  15. Awesome blog very useful ...thank uuuu so muchh

  16. Hi, Do we have mobile app for this...

  17. superb recipes....well done...thank you padhu for making me a great cook

  18. Really very useful. More varieties. Thank you.

  19. Nice! Uncountable recipes & wide varieties for any meal.

  20. Padhu am really impressed ur recepie, it helps me a lot to try out new dishes

  21. Thrilling and exciting one station breakfast recipes. Great effort as well as job Padhu. Thanks for sharing these recipes.

  22. This one single website is enough for me to refer my life long!

  23. Excellent and simple to understand recipes.. Many thanks to you Padhu for ensuring a seamless User Experience and putting those efforts to carefully catalogue and index the recipes.. Really thoughtful! Only wish I could access with an app..

  24. Hi you have mentioned whole urad dal in the dosa recipes. I use the broken one. What should be the ratio in that case?. I like trying various things from your blog. They all turn out well. Very good collection

    1. If you use broken/split urad dal, use a little more than mentioned. You can use split urad dal for dosas. Thanks a lot for liking my blog and recipes. Happy to know that the recipes you tried came out well.


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