Khichdi | How to make Khichdi

By Manjushree Sooraj  |  9th Aug 2016  |  
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About Khichdi Recipe

Most popular breakfast in Mumbai. Can be prepared quickly.

Khichdi is delicious and authentic dish. Khichdi by Manjushree Sooraj is a great option when you want something interesting to eat at home. Restaurant style Khichdi is liked by most people . The preparation time of this recipe is 5 minutes and it takes 10 minutes to cook it properly. Khichdi is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every region. By the help of this recipe you can definitely know how to make a perfect Khichdi. Khichdi is an amazing dish which is perfectly appropriate for any occasion. Khichdi is delicious as well as healthy dish because it contains large amount of healthy nutrients. Surprise your family and friends by preparing this restaurant style Khichdi at your home.


Ingredients to make Khichdi

  • Basmati rice 1 cup
  • moong dal 1/2 cup
  • hot water
  • Grated coconut for garnishing
  • salt to taste
  • For Seasoning:
  • mustard 1 tsp
  • green chillies 4
  • Chopped ginger - a small piece
  • urad dal 1/2 tsp
  • jeera 1/2 tsp
  • curry leaves 1 sprig

How to make Khichdi

  1. Take a pressure cooker. Add oil. Splutter mustard, jeera, urad dal and add curry leaves, green chiilies, ginger and saute.
  2. Add washed and soaked rice and moong dal and mix.
  3. Add hot water 1 inch above the level of rice. Add salt. Mix well and close the lid. Pressure cook for 3 whistles.
  4. Switch off the flame and once the cooker is cooled add grated coconut and mix well.
  5. Serve hot.

Reviews for Khichdi (1)

Zeenath Muhammad Amaanullah3 years ago

My little son's favourite.he likes to eat it everyday.:blush::blush: :ok_hand::ok_hand: too good dea