Rice Upma | How to make Rice Upma

By Shoba Bharathraj  |  21st Jul 2016  |  
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About Rice Upma Recipe

A quick and healthy recipe, ideal for working women. This is a south Indian breakfast delicacy which is very filling and keeps you going with full of energy.

Rice Upma is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Rice Upma has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Shoba Bharathraj is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Rice Upma recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Rice Upma is 3 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 3 minutes. This is recipe of Rice Upma is perfect to serve 5 people. Rice Upma is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Rice Upma. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Rice Upma by commenting on this page below!

Rice Upma

Ingredients to make Rice Upma

  • Basmati rice 1 cup
  • green chillies 3
  • mustard 1 tsp
  • urad dal 1/2 tsp
  • fenugreek 1/4 tsp
  • curry leaves 1 sprig
  • oil as required
  • salt as per taste
  • Grated coconut little

How to make Rice Upma

  1. Wash and soak basmati rice for 10 minutes.
  2. Take a cooker. Heat oil and add mustard. When it splutters add urad dal, methi, green chillies and curry leaves and just fry.
  3. Add rice and mix well.
  4. Now add hot water just 2 inches above the rice level. Add salt. Adding hot water speeds up the process.
  5. Pressure till 2 whistles.
  6. Turn off the flame. Let the cooker cool down on its own.
  7. Once cooled add grated coconut. Mix well and serve with any pickle of your choice.

Reviews for Rice Upma (4)

Latha Nair2 years ago

easy & tasty meal

Zeenath Amaanullah2 years ago


Veena Kalia2 years ago


Madhulata Juneja2 years ago

looks so yummy! coconut is so tempting.

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