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How to make Sooji Idli in Microwave - Instant rava sooji idli recipe

Khushboo Sharma
Microwave rava idli recipe step-by-step
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine South Indian
Servings 2 people


  • 1 Cup Sooji / Rava
  • 1 Cup Curd
  • ΒΌ Cup Water
  • 1 Tsp ENO powder / Baking powder
  • 1 Tsp Ghee or Refined oil


  • Take 1 cup rava/sooji in a container.
  • In that add 1 Cup Curd/Yogurt.
  • Mix them both well to avoid forming lumps. Add a little water to make thick paste like batter. Let the mixture rest for 20 mins.
  • Add 1 Teaspoon salt to the batter.
  • Add 1 Teaspoon ENO powder / baking soda to the mixture.
  • Take a microwave idli mould and grease it with some oil.
  • Add Idli mixture to each mould. Make sure you do not over fill.
  • Put 1/2 cup of water in microwave bowl which comes with idli stand(microwave safe) and keep idli stand into it and cover it with a lid. Microwave it for 4-4.5 mins at high power(900 Watts).


Keyword idli, microwave idli, rava idli