Kerala Nostalgic Recipe- Sweet Love Letter – Elanchi


  • Maida-1 kg
  • Grated coconut – 1 cup
  • Turmeric powder – 1tbsp
  • Egg- 1 nos
  • Crushed cardamom – 4 or 5 nos
  • Sugar -2 or 3 tbsp
  • Cashewnut-250 grm
  • Ghee – 1 tbsp
  • Salt – to taste


  •  First we take a large bowl ,add maida ,salt ,turmeric powder and egg mix it well.
  •  Then we add little by little amount of water and make a smooth batter ,the batter
    should not too thick or thin ,keep aside.
  •  Then we crush the cardamom into fine powder ,and transfer into a small bowl.
  •  Heat ghee in a pan add cashewnut and saute well.
  •  Then we add grated coconut ,sugar and cardamom saute for some minutes and remove
    from fire ,keep aside. Now the filling is ready.
  •  Heat a frying pan and grease with ghee then pour a spoon full of batter in the centre,
    and spread it to form a thin dosa, .keep medium flame.
  •  When it is cook well ,remove it into a plate and place a spoon full of  roasted coconut
    filling on one end of the dosa (pan cake)and roll it.
  •  Serve and enjoy the kerala nostalgic recipe Elanchi..

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