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Sewiyan Upma - Veg Vermicelli

Seviyan Upma is a great way of having noodles desi style along with veggies.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Course: Breakfast, Snacks
Cuisine: Indian
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Servings: 4


  • 1 cup vermicelli with 1tbsp. oil
  • 2 tablespoon oil
  • 1 teaspoon mustard seeds
  • ½ piece of ginger diced
  • Few curry leaves
  • 1 onion chopped length wise (Do not add for Jain vermicelli upma)
  • 1 medium sized carrot chopped finely
  • ½ cup chopped beans
  • 2 small tomatoes diced
  • 2 tbsp. corn kernels
  • ½ cup peas fresh or frozen(thawed)
  • Salt as per taste
  • 1 teaspoon red chilly powder
  • 1 teaspoon turmeric
  • 2 cups of water
  • 1 tbsp. lemon juice


  • In a pan, add 1tbsp oil, roast vermicelli until golden brown in colour.
  • Add 2 tbsp. oil and add ginger,chillies,mustard seeds with Onion
  • Add remaining veggies and cook until soft
  • Add spiced,roasted vermicelli and 2 cups of water
  • Cover and cook until completely dry.
  • Turn off the heat,add lemon juice before serving
  • In another pan,heat oil add cashews and roast them till they are slightly brown.
  • Remove cashews and keep it aside for garnish.
  • Now, add mustard seeds,ginger,chillies, curry leaves,urad and channa dal.
  • Add onions and saute them till they turn pinkish.
  • Add carrot and saute for 2-3 mins.
  • Add tomatoes and green peas and 1 tablespoon salt.
  • Saute till tomatoes soften.
  • Add red chillly powder and turmeric and mix well.
  • Now add vermicelli to this veggie mix and add a pinch of salt.
  • Mix well and garnish this with cashews and add a dash of lime.
  • Remove it from the pan and serve hot.


You can add desiccated coconut along with peas for a variation.This will add more fibre to the recipe.
Serve hot with tea/coffee/badam milk.