Kuzhal Appam -Famous Kerala Snack

kuzhal appam

This is also one of the famous snack recipe of kerala.Try this easy snack recipe for Christmas and share with friends and relatives.

Preparation time-20 mins
cooking time-15 mins


  • Rice flour-1 cup
  • Black sesame seeds-1 tsp
  • Hot water
  • Salt- to taste
  • Oil-to fry
To grind:

  • Grated coconut-3 tsp
  • shallots/small onion-5
  • Garlic pods-2
  • Cumin seeds-1\2 tsp



1.Grind all the ingredients under" to grind" to a paste.If using ready made flour dry roast for a while.(i used home made idiyappam flour).

2.In a bowl add flour,ground paste,sesame seeds and salt.First mix well then slowly add hot water and make a pliable dough.Cover and keep since it may dry.

3.Take small lemon sized and roll it on a plastic sheet.Then make a cylinder shaped using ur finger and seal the ends.Make it for all the dough.

4.Heat oil and fry these made appam in  batches until golden brown.Drain excess oil.

5.Cool and store it in an air tight container.

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  1. very very delicious an crispy appam :) looks so super yumm dear !!

  2. Ah kuzhal appam has come out so well

  3. Wow Babi. This is my favourite snack when i was doing my PG. Evening with tea we used to eat this. U did this Kuzhal Appam Perfect.

  4. well made and love the stepwise pictorials too!!!

  5. Delicious kuzhal appam, I love it.

  6. Kuzhal appam looks FAB, glad that you made them


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