Ompodi or Omapodi is thin plain sev, which is relished as it is, or is one of the ingredients for mixture and bhel puri and few other chat varieties. It is pressed through the idiyappam press and is a common snack with tea or coffee.
The South Indian snack gets its name from Omam or thyme or ajwain which is added to gram flour.
Also known as karapusa in Telugu, the green chilli and garlic are made into a fine paste and added to the batter in the Andhra style of Omapodi.
In Karnataka style of Omapodi, the sev is made in basic method and added to roasted peanuts, roasted Bengal gram dal and roasted cashew nuts and served.
The Iyengar community makes the sev batter in the basic method and squeezes it in the oil in circular patterns.
Ompodi is one snack which save the day when you receive guests without prior notice. The shelf life of Ompodi is thirty days.
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