Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Lemon Rice

Today I want to share with you a very popular recipe of Rice preparation. In my blog collection there are very rare collection of rice menu.So,This week I just want to post a southern recipe, Lemon Rice.I am a great fan of this Rice.This is my version as I saw this preparation can be done in many ways.Whenever I want to change my taste,This rice is goes nice to make my taste in some differ.Hope you will Like it...So check this out...

Ingredients :

1 and 1/2 cups Basmati Rice.
3 tbsp lemon juice
2tbsp oil
2tbsp bengal gram flour(besan)
1/4tsp asafoetida
2 dried chillies,broken in half
1tbsp split black gram
1tbsp split bengal gram
1/2tsp fenugreek seeds
1tsp mustard seeds
1 bay leaves
Few curry leaves
1/4 tsp turmeric powder
salt to taste

Methods :

Wash and soak rice in three cups of water for about half an hour.Drain.
Fry Beasn dried.
Boil rice with little salt and oil.
After rice done spread the rice on a plate to cool.
Put oil in a kadai,add bay leaves,asafoetida,red chillies,urad dal,chana dal and methi dana.
Cook for Sometimes until dals turn light brown.
Add mustard seeds,curry leaves and turmeric powder and cook for sometimes.
Gently mix in the cooled rice,fried besan,salt,lemon juice and cook for sometimes.
Lemon Rice is ready to serve.
serve it hot.


Unknown said...

Pinky,Lemon rice looks yummy!!Ur version is very different..Try adding roasted peanuts next time..It will be tooo gud..

Ann said...

One of the easy and travel friendly recipe:) looks yumm with perfect color.

lubnakarim06 said...

Adding besan is something new to me...looks yum....

Hari Chandana P said...

My fav lemon rice.. looks soo yumm and delicious.. lovely presentation!!

Parita said...

what a coincidence, m going to prepare this for lunch today! looks yummy!

gtyuk said...

I love lemon rice, perfect for the season too; yesterday my sister did this and adding gram flour (besan) is something new for me.
it's one of my favourite rice dishes :)

Doloncookbook said...

Pinky lemon rice khub bhalo lagche ... I was thinking to make it for some days ... Will try now ...

ARUNA said...

this version is lil different but iam sure it tastes yumm.....nice dish Pinky!

Sowmya said...

Hey how are u? long time..

wow lemon rice, I lovee them, specially for their simplicity. Simple to make, tastes awesome. Nice click pinky...

Indian Khana said...

Hey 1st time here and your blog is very the recipes.and your version of lemon rice is bit diff but looks interesting

Sureshkumar Punjhayil said...

Nice one... Thanks for sharing it with us...! Best wishes...!

Pavithra Elangovan said...

My fav yah.. looking lovely..

Anonymous said...

Looks delicious..dear!versions re very diffnt..
will have to try it soon.

Unknown said...

Thanks to All Dear, for your nice comments....



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