Sevai / Rice Noodles

Recipe Categories: Indian, Kids Recipe

One of the classic recipe that is very easy to make, healthy and loved by one and all. It forms the base for a variety of dishes.

Sevai / Rice Noodles



  • Boiled Rice – 2 cups
  • Salt – ½ tsp (optional)

Sevai Nazhi

  • Wash and soak the rice for 3 hours. Grind the rice until you will get the smooth consistency. Grind it in the grinder or mixi.
  • The consistency should be little thinner than the dosa batter.
  • Pour the batter in the idli plate. Stream it for 8 to 10 min. Rest the streamer for 10 min and then open. Be careful when you open the streamer, get away from the stream.
  • Take the idli and put it in the “Sevai Nazhi” [At a time put 2 idli in the hole. Place a plate under the “Sevai Nazhi” and screw the idli all the way down. You can get the prefect rice noodles. Unscrew the “Sevai Nazhi” and repeat the process for the rest of the idli’s.
  • Note: Put the idli in the “Sevai Nazhi” while they are hot to get the noodles. Because it is easy to screw the “Sevai Nazhi” otherwise it will become hard to screw.
  • Let the rice noodle to cool down completely before you start preparing the variety noodles.

Making of Sevai

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