String Hoppers (IdiAppa)

I'll be in Sri Lanka soon! looking forward to eating lots and lots of String Hoppers! (ඉඳි ආප්ප -Idiyappa)

Idiyappam (Tamilஇடியாப்ப‌ம்),(Malayalamഇടിയപ്പം), (Sinhaleseඉඳි ආප්ප) also known as Semige or Semé da Addae (Tulu),Shavige (ಶಾವಿಗೆ)in Kannada, Nooputt (or Noolputtu)(Kodava: ನೋಲ್ ಪೂಟ್ಟ್), Putumayam (in Malaysia) or string hoppers is a traditional TamilKeralaKodavaTuluand Sri Lankan food consisting of rice flour pressed into noodle form and then steamed. - From Wikipedia.

How To Make IdiAppa:

Heck! There is even a song or two dedicated to IdiAppa:

පිටි කොටපන් නෝනේ ....Sunil Perera (Gypsies)

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