Sunday, June 12, 2011

South Indian Filter Coffee

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Filter  Coffee:


South Indian filter coffee is also popular as strong milky coffee. This is made from dark roasted coffee beans, chicory, hot milk and  sugar. 

This traditional coffee is the most important and must have beverage in almost every South Indian homes. The rich aroma of the finely ground coffee beans makes us want to have it every morning or evening. It serves as a great refresher and makes our day awesome..!


Try this homemade Filter coffee recipe and enjoy..:)




Ingredients:



·         Expresso ground Coffee powder              -  3 tbsp
·         Milk                                                      -  1 cup
·         Water                                                   - 1 cup
·         Sugar                                                    -  to taste




Method:

 
1.     Add a cup of water to a bowl and bring to boil.
2.     Keep the traditional coffee filter ready.









3.     Add the expresso ground coffee to the upper part of the coffee filter.
4.     Give a firm press with the filter press.
5.     Place the upper container over the lower one.
6.     Now pour the hot water very slowly.
7.     Close the lid.
8.     Allow the decotion to collect into the lower container.
9.     Once the decotion stops dripping, boil milk.
10.  Pour the milk into a cup.
11.  Add 2 tbsp of decotion ( you can increase, if you prefer strong coffee ) and a tbsp of sugar.
12.   Froth it by pouring it forth and back between the cup and a bowl.
13.   Pour it in a traditional coffee cup.











13.   Now a  cup of strong South Indian coffee is  ready to give a sip..:)





Jay



54 comments:

  1. I love coffee in any shape or form! I have never had this traditional South Indian version, but it sounds amazing! Thanks for sharing this recipe Jay!

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  2. Just had my cuppa! Can't live without my morning and afternoon cup of coffee...

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  3. Thanks Manuela, Kaveri for the super quick comment..:)

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  4. Am an addict to filter coffee, looks marvellous and i want to have some rite now..

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  5. to make this we must have tht filter coffe jug

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  6. Jay! I want some !the girls & I love filter coffee.

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  7. Looks fabulous! Can you pass me the cup, please Jay!

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  8. Mouth watering ..... could you pass the cup ... we love filter coffee...
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  9. Can't live without coffee, yours looks good. The filter is interesting

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  10. There are many comments wanting the cup. I too need a sip.. looks tempting for all coffee lovers.

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  11. I dont drink coffee. Urs looks good.

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  12. Delicious and frothy. I don't drink coffee but I make it everyday for my husband love the flavor.

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  13. Looking good.. love that cup

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  14. Filter coffee always makes the morning a pleasant one :-)

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  15. Super frothy coffee Jay..just the way I love it.

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  16. I just love learning of new types of coffee - this sounds so delicious =)

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  17. thanks so much for ur inspiring words..:)

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  18. Looks fabulous! Can you pass me the cup, please Jay!

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  19. Can i have that cup of coffee?? Superb

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  20. Good one, Jay..I would love to have that right now.

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  21. thats the thing I miss most about Bangalore. this coffee is to die for. I have got one coffee filter but never get it right. will try now following your detailed recipe.

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  22. Ohhh, now I miss this one..Jay can you please pass a cup to me...Such frothy coffee..this is just the way I loovveee it..

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  23. Good one dear,my favorite..refreshing.

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  24. love South Indian filter coffee always get it in Chennai

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  25. All time fav filter coffee...

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  26. yum, this looks delicious! I am such a big coffee drinker! I want to get my hands on one of those coffee filters you've used!
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  27. Wowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww... looks simply superb.. awesome clicks :)
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  28. Jay! This looks great. I just bought a bag of cardamom pods and garam masala, so I'm ready to make even more of your dishes!

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  29. you have got me hooked to this jay ! i love my fuel for the day that looks so wow as this one

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  30. Hey that looks so tempting...m a die hard coffee lover and this looks irresistible!!!
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  32. wow that looks and sounds amazing! Look at that lovely mousse, looks so tempting!
    Cheers

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  33. offee looks superb.. fell like having a sip rite now :)

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  34. oh, wow! Every Indian adores south Indian filter coffee. What a great picture! And the picture is making me crave for a cup of south Indian filter coffee right now!!

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  35. OMG!i can almost smell the nice aroma!!!can't wait any longer for my evening cuppa:)

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  36. Jay: Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and introducing me to yours! I'm looking forward to expanding my knowledge of Indian cooking!!

    Best,
    Bonnie

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  37. Looks wonderful !! a perfect treat for coffee lovers !!

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  38. Looks yummy! Now I need something lovely to serve it in.

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  39. Looks very yummy. Love the set. it looks great.

    Have a great week ahead.

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  40. I could use a cup right now.

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  41. This looks amazing! I so want a cup right now on a Monday morning! Also, the cup is so pretty!

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  42. Such a beautiful cup of coffee ~ loved it dear :)
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  43. wow!! i get the aroma here..yummy!!

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  44. Una vera delizia!!!! Complimenti, un abbraccio

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  45. Looks better than starbucks!!

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  46. We love this at home.

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  47. Lovely Jay. Beautiful cup.

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  48. Perfect cup of KAAPI...I cant live without my daily dose of caffeine..

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  49. I am a great coffee fan, so i can have this any time of day..yum!

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  50. wow, i love coffee. i bet this smells delicious!

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