Pumpkin Sagu

Day 5 of Recipe Marathon #2.

This is my MIL’s recipe, she makes this sagu whenever she makes Dosas. I too made dosa today for our lunch and would like to share her Recipe.


Ingredients                                                                             sagu-ing

  • Pumpkin – 3cups chopped
  • Onion – 1 meduim chopped


  • Oil, Mustard seeds and Channadal – 1tsp

For Grinding (no need to roast)

  • Coconut grated – 2tbsp
  • Poppy seeds, Dalia dal (roasted gram dal, hurigadale) – 1 tsbp
  • Corriender leaves- one handfull
  • Green chillies- 1-2
  • Cinnamon, cloves – 2 each
  • Black pepper – 1/2 tsb


1.Cut/ chop  pumpkin and onions.

2. Heat oil, when hot add mustard seed and channadal. Once dal starts to change colour add veggie mix well. Cover and cook till pumpkin is bit soft takes about 10 mins.

3.Meanwhile put all the ingredients in a mixer for grinding and add enough water and grind to smooth paste.

4.Once pumpkin is soft add ground paste, salt to taste add more water for desired consistancy.

5.Cover and cook for another 5-7 mins untill veggies absorb ground mixture. Once done switch off and serve.

We enjoyed with Dosa.




Check out recipes of my fellow Marathoners.

1. DK 2. Siri 3. Srivalli 4. Ranji 5. PJ 6. Curry Leaf 7. Medha 8. Priya 9. Bhawna 10. Raaji 11. Anu 12. Kamala 13. Roopa 14. Divya Kudua 15.Rekha 16.Divya M 17.Lakshmi 18.Raaga 19.Lakshmi Venkatesh 20.Sripriya 21.Viji 22.Kamalika 23.Pavani



20 Responses to “Pumpkin Sagu”

  1. Bhawana Says:

    very innovative with pumpkin. never thought of making pumpkin in this way Madhu. lovely curry.

  2. Divya Says:

    This is an absolutely new recipe..lovely way to include pumpkins..with dosa..interesting combo!!

  3. Lakshmi Venkatesh Says:

    Very nice & tempting sagu. new to me.

  4. Priya Says:

    Delicious n mouthwatering sagu..completely new to me too..

  5. CurryLeaf Says:

    The combo is first for me.Love the sagu ,though pumpkin is not one of my favourites

  6. Medhaa Says:

    Always madevegetable Sagu. This looks great.

  7. lakshmi Says:

    i adore sagu. btw, is it just me or are the green chillies on top really round and large!!

    Hey Lakshimi, its the chillis they are big jalapenos we get here in US.

  8. Kamalika Says:

    Mouth watering sagu with dosa … I often tried to make dosa in a conical shape but always failed 😦 .. you have a lovely blog ..Please check my blog for the Meme

    Its easy to make cone, make dosa little crispy, make a cut from center just one side.Now fold like cone. Will play the meme.

  9. kamala Says:

    I have a big batch of pumpkin..Will try this soon

  10. TBC Says:

    I don’t have a whole lot of recipes for pumpkin. The sagoo sounds good. I’m so impressed by your dosa! I’ve tried to get that conical shape so many times… never works!

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