Chakara Pongal Recipe

Chakara Pongal is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Chackara Pongal by following this easy recipe.
Chakara Pongal Recipe
Difficulty Easy
Rating 9.0 / 10 (7 votes)
Recipe Type Veg.
  • 1 cup Rice
  • 1/4 cup Green Gram
  • 1-1/2 cup Jaggery
  • 2 cups Milk
  • 1/2 cup Ghee
  • 4 Cloves (fried in ghee)
  • 1 tsp Nutmeg Powder
  • 1/4 cup Cashews (fried in ghee)
  • 1/4 cup Raisins(fried in ghee)
  • 4 Cardamoms (powdered)
How to make Chakara Pongal:
  • Take rice and moong dal in a pan and roast them until dal starts to change its color.
  • Now add 3 cups of water , milk and cook it till the rice becomes tender.
  • In a separate pan take water and add jaggery to it.
  • Heat it till the later melts completely.
  • Now mix this with the cooked rice and stir properly.
  • Add ghee and keep stirring.
  • Garnish with nuts, cardamom powder and serve.