Colacasia Leaf Rolls


  • 5 leaves colacasia
  • ;Batter
  • 150 gm chickpea flour|gram flour
  • 100 gm tamarind pulp
  • 20 gm chilli powder
  • 05 gm turmeric powder
  • 2 gm asafetida|asafoetida
  • 2 gm roasted cumin seeds
  • 20 gm Granulated sugar|Sugar
  • 20 ml oil
  • salt to taste
  • ;Tempering
  • 30 ml oil
  • 05 gm mustard seeds
  • 10 gm sesame seeds
  • 25 gm coriander seeds
  • 75 gm coconut


  1. For the preparation, chop the cilantro|coriander leaves.
  2. Grate the coconut.
  3. Cut off the thick veins and wash the colacasia leaves.
  4. Mix the listed ingredients and make a thick batter.
  5. Place a colacasia leaf on the table and spread a thin layer of the batter on top, place another leaf on top, repeat applying the batter.
  6. Fold in the sides of the leaf, then roll lengthwise into a tight roll.
  7. For cooking, steam the rolls for 30 minutes.
  8. Remove and cut them into 1 cm thick slices.
  9. Arrange the slices on a platter.
  10. Heat the oil and add the mustard seeds, when they crackle add sesame, cilantro|coriander leaves, and coconut.
  11. Pour this tempering on the sliced patra. Serve warm.
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