Cucumber Idli (Thoushe Muddo)
Cucumber Idli (Thoushe Muddo)

Instant cucumber idlis make a great breakfast with a coconut chutney. A quick, healthy breaky. Yummy replacement to boring idlis. No fermentation required.

Moong Bean Stir Fry And Seasoned Beaten Rice (Mugadali Usli, Phovu)
Moong Bean Stir Fry And Seasoned Beaten Rice (Mugadali Usli, Phovu)

Moogadali usli and phovu are a classic Konkani breakfast. It's a stir fry of split moong bean served with spicy, sweet, seasoned beaten rice.

Seasoned, Steamed Rice Dumplings (Undi/Oondi)
Seasoned, Steamed Rice Dumplings (Undi/Oondi)

Seasoned, steamed rice dumplings are called undi/oondi in Konkani. They are a popular Mangalore - Udupi breakfast. They are also called pundi gatti in Tulu.

Jackfruit Idli (Ponsa Idli)
Jackfruit Idli (Ponsa Idli)

Delicious, sweet idli's are made from ripe jackfruits. They are called as ponsa idli in Konkani. Here's the recipe to make yummy jackfruit idlis.

Biscuit Roti
Biscuit Roti

Biscuit rotti is a popular snack from Udupi, Mangalore region. Biscuit roti are crispy, sweet, spicy, puffed up puris, similar to the kachoris of North India.

Goli baje/Mangalore Bajji/Mangalore bonda
Goli baje/Mangalore Bajji/Mangalore bonda

Goli baje is a popular tea time snack of Udupi Mangalore region. They are super light, deep fried, fritters that are crispy on the outside and soft inside.

Rulanv Phovu/Sajjige Bajil
Rulanv Phovu/Sajjige Bajil

For Konkani's seasoned beaten rice with seasoned semolina is a common combination for breakfast and tea time snacks. It's called rulav-phovu in Konkani.

Onion Fritters/Pakoda (Piyava Bajo)
Onion Fritters/Pakoda (Piyava Bajo)

Crispy, spicy, crunchy onions fritters. They're absolutely delish & are a perfect tea time snack. Hot onion pakoda’s with a cup of tea when it rains is bliss!

Split Black Gram Fritters (Biscuit Ambado)
Split Black Gram Fritters (Biscuit Ambado)

Biscuit ambado are fritters with a crispy crust and a soft inside. Perfect snack that's very versatile, can be served in various ways. Read on to find out more.

Vermicelli Upma (Shavige Bath)
Vermicelli Upma (Shavige Bath)

Shavigebath is a popular Karnataka breakfast & snack. Also, called as vermicelli upma, semiya.