Lemon Rice | How to make Lemon Rice

By Suhan Mahajan  |  30th Jan 2016  |  
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About Lemon Rice Recipe

Lemon Rice, the name itself brings the flavor of lemon in the mouth. It is an authentic South Indian recipe which is very easy and quick to make. Just needs boiled or steamed rice and a little more spices to add to the tangy flavor of Lemon.

Lemon Rice is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Lemon Rice by Suhan Mahajan has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 2 people. You can find Lemon Rice at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Lemon Rice takes 15 minutes for the preparation and 15 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Lemon Rice is a good option for you. The flavour of Lemon Rice is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Lemon Rice on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Lemon Rice recipe on the page below.

Lemon Rice

Ingredients to make Lemon Rice

  • Boiled or Steamed rice 1 1/2 cup
  • Juice of 2 lemons
  • Groundnuts 1 tbsp
  • Refined/ vegetable oil 2 tsp
  • salt as per taste
  • red chilly powder as per taste
  • turmeric powder 1/2 tsp
  • urad dal 1 tsp
  • Channa dal 1 tsp
  • mustard seeds 1/2 tsp
  • asafoetida (Hing) a pinch
  • For garnishing:
  • green chilly 1 or 2
  • Sliced carrot 1
  • Sliced capsicum 1/2

How to make Lemon Rice

  1. Heat a pan, add oil and all the ingredients except boiled rice and lemon.
  2. Add in the vegetable for garnish. When nicely sauted, add in the boiled rice and mix nicely. Add in the lemon juice and turn off the flame.
  3. Serve hot.

Reviews for Lemon Rice (1)

Ruksar Khan2 years ago

wow .... i ws searchng for it... jst love lemon rice...