Lemon rice | How to make Lemon rice

By Rg SriVidhya Navin  |  25th Nov 2015  |  
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About Lemon rice Recipe

This is a tangy and tasty lunch preparation of South India.

Lemon rice, a marvelous creation to spice up your day. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma of Lemon rice is just mouth-watering. This amazing recipe is provided by Rg SriVidhya Navin. Be it kids or adults, no one can resist this delicious dish. How to make Lemon rice is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, this simple step by step Lemon rice recipe by Rg SriVidhya Navin. Lemon rice can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in Lemon rice just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Lemon rice can serve 3 people. So, the next time you have a get together or a party at home, don't forget to check and try out Lemon rice.

Lemon rice

Ingredients to make Lemon rice

  • rice - 2 cups
  • lemon- 3
  • oil- 3 Tbsp
  • turmeric powder- 1 tsp
  • salt to taste
  • mustard seeds- 1 tsp
  • Urad dhal- 1 tsp
  • peanuts- 2 tsp
  • Fried Gram- 1 tsp
  • hing- 1/2 tsp
  • green chillies- 1
  • curry leaves- 10
  • coriander leaves - 2 tsp

How to make Lemon rice

  1. Pressure cook the raw rice with water in a 1:2 Ratio. Then let the rice cool down.
  2. In a kadai, take some oil, add mustard seeds, urad dhal, peanuts, fried gram, one by one. Let these ingredients fry, then put in the hing. Next put in green chillies and saute it well.
  3. Add the boiled and cooled rice, salt, turmeric and lemon juice. Keep stirring on a medium flame for 3-4 minutes.
  4. Garnish it with coriander and curry leaves just before serving this tangy and yummy dish.

My Tip:

You can add some fried cashews to bring richness into this dish.

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