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Lemon Rice

Recipe Name: Lemon Rice

Category: Vegetarian

Cuisine: Karnataka, Andhra, Tamil nadu

Course: Rice

Recipe Main Ingredient: Boiled rice, Lemon and Onion
Lemon Rice

Recipe Brief Description : Lemon rice is a delicious south Indian dish. Lemon juice gives a very refreshing and tangy flavor to the rice.

Recipe Ingredients

  • Rice – 1 cup (boiled)
  • Bengal gram – 2 tbsp
  • Oil – 4 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Cumin seed – 1/2 tbsp
  • Mustard seed - 1/2 tbsp
  • Turmeric - 2 tbsp
  • Green chillies - 4-5 numbers (sliced)
  • Curry leaves - 2 numbers
  • Ginger - 3 sliced in long
  • Lemon juice - 3 tbsp
  • Onion - 3 numbers
  • Coriander leaves - 3 tbsp (chopped)

    Cooking Time: 20 minutes

    Preparation Method:
  • Heat oil in a frying pan on medium heat and add cumin seeds, mustard seeds and allow to splutter add curry leaves, green chillies, bengal gram and chopped onion and stir for few seconds.
  • Add turmeric powder and mix well.
  • Add the pre-cooked rice, and sprinkle salt and lemon juice over the rice.
  • Mix gently, make sure do not break the rice and stir for few minutes and finally garnish with coriander leaves. Now lemon rice is ready to serve.