Friday, April 25, 2014

Lemon Rice


Lemon Rice

A south Indian's favorite meal - Lemon rice. Its a quick fix for all mothers. you just need lemons and rice. Again a popular item in weddings and all our happy occasions. Its tangy, spicy and tasty!



You need:
Juice of 2 lemons
1 cup cooked rice
4 green chilles finely chopped
4 curry leaves
Cilantro for seasoning
Mustard seeds, cumin seeds, 1 tbsp urad dal & chana dal for tempering
Salt & turmeric powder

Method:
In 1 tbsp oil, add mustard seeds, once they cracle, add the cumin seeds, urad dal, chana dal & green chillies. Mix well. The dals need to turn pink. Now add turmeric powder,salt & curry leaves. Mix well. Remove from gas. Add lemon juice & rice. Mix well, sprinkle cilantro. Serve hot.