Simple Indian Recipes... 
Simple, delicious and healthy dishes that can be made even by first timers.
Home   |   Breakfast Ideas   |   Pasta   |   Chicken   |   Rice Dishes   |   Diet Food

Unni Appam

- Submitted by Elizabeth on 24th Feb 2008

(Unniappam, Karollappam, Unniyappam)

Unni Appam

Recipe For Unni Appam


  • Rice flour - 1 cup
  • Wheat flour - 2 tbsp
  • Ripened Banana - 2 or 3
  • Brown sugar - 1/2 cup
  • cardamom powder - 3/4 tsp
  • Baking Powder - 1/4 tsp
  • Toasted sesame seeds- 2 tsp


  1. Blend the banana nicely using a blender or mixie.
  2. Add rice flour , wheat flour, brown sugar, baking powder, cardamom and blend it together. Add the sesame seeds to batter.
  3. The consistency of the batter should be little thicker than the idli batter.
  4. Heat the paniyaram griddle(puffed pancake griddle-made of cast Iron).
  5. Add few drops of oil to each hole and pour the batter.
  6. When the edges turns golden brown flip it,so that the other side will cook.
  7. Allow it to cook on medium heat for another couple of minutes. If the heat is too high, the outside will get browned up too fast before the inside is cooked.
  8. When the unniappam is done, it is like a ball and comes out easily from the griddle. Yummy unniappam is ready to serve.

Serving Suggestion

  • Server the warm unni appam as an evening snack with a hot cup of tea or coffee.
  • You can even have unniyappam as breakfast.


More Quick Evening Snack Recipes

Dahi Vada Dahi Vada Rava Bhajiya Rava Bhajiya Masala Peanuts Masala Peanuts Pazham Pori Pazham Pori
See more...

You May Also Like

Post a new comment

2000 Characters left
Your name will be displayed next to your comment.
Email will NOT be displayed publicly.
Cancel       Save Comment

Comments (16)

Person nitu   (August 1, 2016)
Hello. I have by mistake bought this. Can I make rawa idlis in this pan. Can you help me with the recipe n how to make in this griddle.
Person nitu   (July 30, 2016)
Hello. I have by mistake bought this. Can I make rawa idlis in this pan. Can you help me with the recipe n how to make in this griddle.
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (August 1, 2016)
Hi Nitu, This pan is specially for making paniyaarams. The other dishes you could make with this are urad dal bonda, low fat manchurian balls etc. Unfortunately you cannot make idlis in this pan as idlis are steam cooked. This pan would fry it and make it like Rava Paniyaarams.
Person San   (April 11, 2015)
Can the better be put in a muffin pan and baked in oven? If yes, at what temperature and for how long?
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (April 12, 2015)
I haven't tried baking it. so not sure how it will turn out.
Person Sania   (January 30, 2015)
Wheat flour is mentioned in the ingredients list but I don't see that it has been added to the batter....should it be added and mixed together?
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (January 31, 2015)
Yes you have to added with the other batter ingredients.
Person caroline   (October 10, 2014)
Can we use regular sugar for this?
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (October 11, 2014)
Yes you can. It will have a slightly different flavor but good.
Person Shyamasasi   (April 9, 2014)
Me n my family member's favorite receipe> I ll try this immediately
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (April 9, 2014)
Great!!! Try it and enjoy...
Person nalinie somwaru   (November 23, 2013)
i love this recipe
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (November 24, 2013)
Thank You. Enjoy!!
Person nalinie   (November 23, 2013)
i love your recipe
Person lavanya   (December 4, 2012)
its was too yummy but till now i dont knw how to prepare but now i m perfect to make thanks for this block
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (January 10, 2013)
Thats so nice to hear.

Post Comment

Subscribe Newsletter

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter...


Follow Us
Indian Breakfast Recipes Indian Chicken Recipes