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Kayi Dosa | Coconut Dosa | Gluten free Vegan recipe

Kayi  Dosa reminds me of my ajji. Whenever we visit Anekere, a small village near Hasana, my ajji used make this flavorful coconut Dosa. My grandparents used to own coconut farm and she used to make with fresh tender coconut. This coconut Dosa goes well with coconut chutney. Try this Vegan, gluten free Kayi Dose.

For coconut Chutney recipe click COCONUT CHUTNEY

Ingredients to make coconut dosa:

  • ½ cup rice (wash and soak in ¾ cup water for 3 to 4 hours or overnight )
  • 3/4 to 1 cup grated coconut( tender coconut is preferable)
  • little less than 1/2 tsp salt

ALso we need:


  1. Transfer some water to a cup from the soaked rice and grind the rice to a fine paste as shown.
  2. now add coconut and grind it. make sure not to grind this to fine texture. You have feel the coconut in the batter.
  3. Transfer it to a big bowl, add some water to mixer and add that water as well, add salt mix it and keep it aside for 10 to 15 minutes
  4. Grease and heat the tava on medium heat.
  5. Once the tava is hot, take a ladleful of batter, pour it in the center of the tava and move the ladle in a circular motion to make a circle, The dosa has be little thick compared to the regular dosa.
  6. Put some oil on and around the dose, cover it and cook it for a minute or so
  7. Once the dosa is done , remove it from the tava
  8. Repeat the same procedure with the remaining batter
  9. You can make around 5 small dosa with the given measurement.