- Rice – ½ cup
- Green Gram – ¼ cup (optional)
- Drumstick leaves – ½ cup
- Garlic – 1 clove
- Grated Coconut – 1 tbsp
- Salt – to taste
- Water – 4 cups
- Take a deep pan or a pressure cooker. Take the washed rice, green gram, drumstick leaves, garlic clove and the water in it.
- Cook this over medium heat for about 20 minutes till the rice and green gram is cooked soft. If using a pressure cooker, cook for 2 whistles.
- Mix in freshly grated coconut and salt to taste. Tasty kanji is ready to serve.