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Sago Urad Porridge

I saw this Sago Porridge Recipe in myhealthykiddo when I was looking for porridge recipes.Though she is a regular reader here, I came to know about her and the website little late only, after few ph calls we even met before she left to US :) Thank you Shyamala for taking time to visit us and giving beautiful gifts(she gave the grass mat used in the pic along with other gifts too).

I have starting giving our regular rice menu for gugu like sambar,rasam and curd rice but when we make pulikuzhambu or or some other options that may not be suitable for him now, such porridge recipes comes handy and even while travelling.You can start this porridge after 8 months.

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Sago Urad Porridge
Please remember mothers feed is the best and its always good to start with other food only after the baby finishes 6 months.These baby food recipes will help those who are not able to breast feed due to personal / medical conditions.Always consult your pediatrician before introducing any new food.

Sago Urad Porridge

Sago Urad Porridge Recipe - Ingredients

Preparation Time : 10 mins | Cooking Time : 15 mins | Makes: 1 cup
Recipe Category: Baby Food| Recipe Cuisine: Indian

Sago(Javvarisi) - 1/2 cup
Whole Urad Dal(Mulu Ulunthu) - 1/2 cup

For making porridge:

Sago Porridge Mix - 2 heaped tsp
Water - 1/2 cup


  1. Measure sago and whole urad dal without skin.It is recommended to use the smaller variety of sago which we use for payasam.Rinse sago well.
    How to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step1
  2. Wash it well then strain water,Set aside.Then take urad dal rinse it well, then strain water.
    How to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step2
  3. Spread in seperate plates and let it dry in scorching sun for atleast 30mins.Then first take urad dal in a pan,roast until golden,Set aside.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step3
  4. Now take sago and roast until it comepletely puffs up,it will give a crackling noise once it settles down and the transparent sago would have turned white in color by now, this is the right stage,switch off.Now spread in seperate plates and let it to cool down.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step4
  5. Now take urad dal ina mixer and powder it.Transfer to a siever then take sago in the same jar.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step5
  6. Powder it and transfer it to the siever.Sieve it atleast twice for even mixing.Spread in a plate and cool down for sometime then store.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step6
  7. To make the porridge : Take porridge mix powder in a sauce pan,add water.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step7
  8. Whisk it well and keep cooking in low flame until it starts to thicken.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step8
  9. It will become thick in a while,more like this a thick sauce.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step9
  10. Then it thickens further to coat the laddle like this.This is the right stage,add ghee and switch off.
    Hot to make Sago Urad Porridge - Step9Mix it and feed warm.

Sago Urad Porridge

My Notes:

Sago Urad Porridge

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