Vegetarian Omelette / Gram Flour Pancake

Pancakes made of gram flour seasoned with onion and Green chillies

Have you ever tried omelettes with gram flour? Yes best replacement for  vegetarians and I named it as  Vegetarian omelette. I love to have this with steamed rice and rasam. This  even serves as main dish some times when you don't find any vegetables in your kitchen. This is also very easy to make and serves as an all time favorite food. I am sure that everyone in your family will like it so much. Learn preparing this dish following the easy steps given.



Gram flour - 2 cups
Shallots - 8
Chilli powder - 1/2 tsp.
Green Chilli - 2
Coriander leaves - 2 tbsp.
Salt - as per taste
Oil to fry


  1. Dry roast gram flour until the raw smell disappears on medium flame by ensuring that it doesn't burn.
  2. Finely chop the shallots, coriander leaves and green chillies.
  3. Now combine the gram flour, chilli powder and salt . Mix well.
  4. Add water little by little to form a batter that is equivalent to an idli batter consistency.
  5. Now add the chopped onions, coriander leaves and green chillies. Mix well. 
  6. Let this set for 5 minutes.
  7. Now heat a tawa. 
  8. Take about half cup of batter and spread it around like a dense dosa on the hot tawa.
  9. Drizzle a little oil around the densely spread omelette. 
  10. Cook on both sides until well cooked.
  11. Now continue the same steps with the remaining batter.
  12. The gram flour omelettes are ready. Serve them hot.
  13. Serve with rice or as evening snack/breakfast for kids.


  • For more spice lovers you can also add garlic and ginger to this.

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Suhaina said...

wow..that is a very quick one..nice colour.

Very inviting and delicious...nice clicks.

Delicious pancakes, love it simply with some ketchup.

Love these...they look delicious

Unknown said...

easy n comforting..

divya said...

super inviting and tempting ....

We call these pudlas in Gujarati. You have tempted me to make them for tonights dinner!

Julie said...
Unknown said...

Wow veg. omplete looks yummy!!


healthy ones..

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meenab said...

hi this is different
we dont roast the gram flour just make a batter and add the things
for a different flavour add crushed coriander seeds and this tastes yummy with green chutney

delicious and yummy

Anonymous said...

very quick and healthy omlette....i also make frequently....


Shabbu said...

Yummy and tempting omlette..

Unknown said...

Simple and yummy it...

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