Thursday, October 30, 2008

Vegetable Lemon Rice



INGREDIENTS

2 cups cooked basmati rice
1 cup potatoes ( sliced)
1 cup eggplant ( sliced)
4 green chillis ( chopped)
2 tbs peanuts
2 tbs cashews
1 tbs chanadal
1 tsp cumin and musturd seeds
4 tbs oil
2 to 3 tbs lemon juice
pinch of turmuric
cilantro
salt




Method

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Heat oil in a pan add cumin seeds , musturd seeds , peanuts , chanadal ,cashews , green chillis

then add chopped potatoes ,eggplant and salt ,mix everything and cover and cook on medium flame until potatoes and eggplant is cooked

( Use wide pan so that potatoes can crisp up slightly )

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Now add pinch of turmuric ,MIX

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Add cooked and cooled rice , cilantro ,lemon juice ,adjust salt and MIX well

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Done





20 comments:

DEESHA said...

wow thatz soo yummy .. I hadnt used eggplants in this .. shall try it .. looks very good

aparna said...

Looks so tempting and yummy.

raaji said...

hey never seen adding eggplants to lemon rice....sth diffrent

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

woww.. very different lemon rice recipe.. great way to include veggies in our diet.

Priya said...

WOw today i posted cabbage lemon rice..urs with vegetables too...simply superb...

Bharti said...

Oh yes..a perfect comfort food.

meeso said...

Yum, the veggies in it are perfect! I can almost taste it!

Kalai said...

Love the idea of adding veggies to lemon rice! A must try. How are you feeling, Sagari? Hope all's well with you, dear. :)

Divya Vikram said...

Lemon rice looks great with the veggies..

Illatharasi said...

Looks delicious, I have added potatoes, but eggplants is also a good idea.

Gita's Kitchen said...

Hi Sagari,
I have never heard of vegetable lemon rice, will try it soon. Thanks for the recipe :)

Maya said...

I am a big fan of lemon rice..can have it anytime..addition of eggplants is a nice idea..

Uma said...

lovely lemon rice! looks so healthy with all those veggies.

VG said...

Hi Sagari

Rice looks delicious. Thank you for visiting my blog. Hope you drop by again. I know I will here.

Usha said...

Love lemon rice...great idea adding eggplant to it...

Sharmila said...

Thanks Sagari for reminding of this ... haven't made it for a long time. :-)
Really simple and great pics.

Swapna said...

looks yummy... lemon rice is a fav in our family.... have to try this version..

homecooked said...

Looks very delicious and yummy. The colour looks so good!

Purva Desai said...

Veggie Lemon Rice looks tempting and the click makes it more inviting..

James said...

Your blog is a great find. So many things to try I don't know where to start.....