Sunday, February 10, 2013

Coconut Rice/ Thengai Sadam


Today I am posting a simple recipe, Coconut rice. It is vegan. It is quick, simple and easy to prepare making it  perfect for packing lunch on a busy morning.Or like me. I was in no mood to cook an elaborate meal, so prepared this coconut rice and served it with home made plantain chips. 



What are the ingredients needed?

Cooked rice, 2 cups 
Grated Coconut, 1/2 cup
Oil, 2-3 teaspoon
Mustard seeds, 1/2 teaspoon
Urad dhal, 1 tablespoon
Channa dhal, 1 tablespoon
Green chillies, 2-3 nos(depending on the spice level)
Curry leaves, 1 sprig
Cashews (optional)
Salt, as required



How it is made?
  1. Heat oil in a pan.Add mustard seeds and when they crack, add urad dhal,channa dhal cashews (if using) and roast them for a minute.
  2. Then add asafoetida, green chillies and curry leaves and fry for 2 minutes.
  3. Then add the grated coconut and fry till the  aroma of coconut comes out. 
  4. Now add salt to taste and add rice and mix well and turn off the heat.
  5. Ready to serve.

30 comments:

  1. Have you added the fresh coconut? I will try this very soon. So easy and I like anything with curry leaves.

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  2. One of my favorites Divya..Delectable clicks :)

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  3. Coconut rice and the cripy chips are my fav.looking nice

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  4. looks yumm one of the best mixed rice..

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  5. Congrats on your dot com deary :-) its so lovely too see it. Superb comfort rice my all time fav

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  6. My favorite rice.....I love it :-)

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  7. Coconut rice looks delicious...nice clicks.

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  8. One of my fav variety rice, love it any time...rice looks yumm n inviting!

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  9. Fresh and yumm! And also this is so easy to make. Love it. :)

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  10. Delicious saadam ....love those banana chips.....

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  11. My comfort food.love to have it anytime.

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  12. Oh wow...super yummy delicious... :-)

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  13. Sounds healthy n interesting rice.. u changed d background of space.luks nice

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  14. flavourful delicious rice and pictures look fabulous

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  15. Coconut rice is my any time favourite..love the presentation..neat clicks !

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  16. Coconut rice looks delicious. chips looks perfect

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  17. One of my fav dear, making me hungry :-), super presentation...

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  18. Simple coconut rice. love it with some potato masala

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  19. liked this new look dear but the older one was also good.. i love to have coconut rice with potato masala..

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  20. wow,love coconut n so do the rice dear..yummy one!!!
    Hope u guys are safe from Nemo?:)

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  21. Thengai sadham looks delicious.Nice presentation

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