Rava has other names that include suji
Broadly there are three types of rava:
1. Local or medium rava
2. Fine rava or chiroti rava
3. Bansi rava
of delicious vegetarian dishes can be made from rava. For
instance upma is a popular south indian vegetarian cuisine
made from rava.
Upma is usually conusmed as a breakfast or as
a light evening food. Either way, rava upma with a slice of
tomato and a garnishing of coconut gratings and a few drops of lemon
juice can make this humble food more tastier.
Vegetable upma is another avatar of the regular upma. Carrot, green
beans, peas are some of the vegetables used to prepare vegetable upma.
It is more nutritious than its common counterpart.
Rava or suji idli is another popular south Indian vegetarian dish made
from rava. Relish rava idli with pudina chutney or coconut chutney.
Kesari bath or rava kesari and pineapple kesari bath, which are
super-delicious sweet dishes, is
also prepared from rava.