2012/09/27

COCONUT RICE / THENKKAI SADAM




INGREDIENTS:


Channa dal - 1 tsp
Mustard seeds,Urad dal - 1 tsp
Curry Leaves and Coriander leaves
Groundnut-1 tsp
Rice- 1 cup
Coconut - 1/2 of the whole coconut
Cashews-5 nos


METHOD OF PREPARATION:


1) Cook rice with 1 1/2 cup of water and cool it aside.
2)  Heat oil/ghee in a kadai.Once hot,add mustard and urad dal.When it splutters,add channa dal,peanuts,cashews and curry leaves.Fry them till roasted.
3) Add red chillies and saute for a minute.
4) Add the grated coconut and fry till the raw smell leaves and gets roasted well .Cook in slow flame till the flavour rules out and coconut is slightly golden.
5) Once done , mix it up well with Rice.


Serve hot with Coconut Chutney.

16 comments :

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Delicious and lovely rice.
Deepa

Sherin Deepu said...

I luv it. Feeling very hungry now :)

Suja Manoj said...

Flavorful delicious rice,my favorite.

Anu said...

Love this rice, but for health reason avoid it.

Vikis Kitchen said...

I always love this rice....looks delicious dear.

divya said...

looks yummy and delicious rice...

Sravs said...

Nice delicious rice !!

Priti S said...

all time fav ...looks yum

Veena Theagarajan said...

Simple and flavorful rice

Saraswathi Tharagaram said...

Flavorful and divine rice..

Nithu Bala said...

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Sanoli Ghosh said...

Simply delicious and flavourful rice dear.

Today's recipe:
http://sanolisrecipies.blogspot.com/2012/09/award-celebrating-with-gobhi-matar.html

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

Lastly I prepare coconut rice was for my dear friend's baby ceremony...that was in USA..coming here my hubby doesn't really enjoy my cooking...anyway coconut rice is always homely and tasty meal for me:)

Saraswathy Balakrishnan
Taste of Saras Kitchen
http://bsaraswathy.blogspot.com

Sanoli Ghosh said...

Simple but very flavourful rice dear. Nice presentation.

Today's recipe:
http://sanolisrecipies.blogspot.com/2012/09/award-celebrating-with-gobhi-matar.html

Swathi Iyer said...

Delicious rice.

GEETHA ACHAL said...

My fav lunch box rice...Yummy and tempting...Thanks...