• Cauliflower florets - few
  •  Potato cubed - 1 cup
  • Carrot - 1 sliced
  • Peas -1/4 cup
  • Tomato - 1 
  • Ginger paste - 1 tsp
  • Jeera - 1 tsp
  • Biriyani leaves 
  • Chilli powder - 2 tsps
  • Turmeric powder - a pinch
  • Green chillies - 2
  • Rice - 1 cup
  • Moong dal - 1/4 cup
  • Red chillies -2 
  • Cloves, cinnamon - 2
  • Grated coconut - 2 tbsps
  • Salt to taste


1) Dry roast the moong dal in a pan till golden.

2) Soak rice for 15 minutes, drain the water .
Dry fry them in a pan and keep it aside.

3) Heat oil in a pan. Fry cubed potatoes and carrot till golden and keep them aside.

4) In the same oil, fry the cauliflower florets and keep them aside.

5) Heat oil in a pan. Once hot, add red chillies, cloves, cinnamon, biriyani leaves and jeera. 

5) When it splutters, add ginger paste, turmeric powder, chilli powder and Salt. Saute till the raw smell leaves.

6) Then, add the grated coconut and saute it well.

7) Then add the sliced tomato and cook till skinny.

8) Add the vegetables and mix it well with the masala.

9) Add Dal and rice and mix it well.

10) Add 3 cups of water, peas, green chillies. Cook for 2 whistles in a pressure pan. Allow the steam to leave and add ghee to it and mix it well.

Serve hot with Raitha.Sending this to Priya's Flavours of Bengal event , initially started by Nayna .

recipe source : bangalinet.com


Jayanthy Kumaran said...

flavorful n delicious..
Tasty Appetite

Unknown said...

good one..looks spicy and yumm

Menaga Sathia said...

diffrent & delicious recipe!!

chef and her kitchen said...

love this...looks yumm

Kurinji said...

mmmmmmm tempting and delicious recipe Shama... Kurinjikathambam, Event : HRH-Healthy Summer

KrithisKitchen said...

Simple and yummy one-pot meal..
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Reshmi Mahesh said...

Tempting recipe...with full of flavors...

Nitha said...

Delicious one.. Great for my lunch box :)

Priya Suresh said...

Khichuri looks comforting and delicious..

Nandinis food said...

Nice rice! Just flavourful and spicy...

Reva said...

Sure this is a healthy one... simple yet delicious:)

Preety said...

lovely recipe

Kurinji said...

Hi dear,
I have posted the results of HRH-Puffed Rice event. Thanks for your delicious submission. Please accept the participation award. The roundup is online, check it out here...


Kalyani said...

looks delicious .......

Panchpakwan said...

So delicious rice dish..

Gayathri Anand said...

looks yummy and healthy recipe ..

sathya said...

Khichuri looks delicious!


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