26.4.11

Quick potato rice with Pickled carrots




Potato rice;
Ingredients :
Cooked basmati rice-2 cups
Boiled potatoes-3 medium cubed
Onion-1medium finely chopped
Ginger-1/2inch,minced
Green chilli-minced,2
Garam masala-1tsp
Cumin seeds-1tsp
Pepper-1/2 tsp
Salt as per taste
Ghee/Butter/oil-2tbsp
Coriander leaves-2 sprigs,minced


Heat a deep pan.Add oil and then add the cumin seeds, onion,ginger and green chillies.Saute it well then add the spices and the potatoes.Coat it well with the masala.Now add the rice.Mix well and garnish with coriander leaves.






Pickled carrots;
Ingredients;
Carrots-3 medium chopped lengthwise thin strips
ginger-1inch,finely chopped
garlic-3,finely chopped
Mustard seeds-1tsp
Sesame/refined oil-4 to 5 tbsp
Lemon juice/vinegar-2tbsp
Red chilli powder-1tbsp
Asafoetida-1tsp
Salt as per taste.


Heat the oil and splutter the mustard seeds.Add the ginger and garlic.Saute it and then sprinkle the spices into this. Add the carrots and the lemon juice or vinegar.Mix well.Always taste better after a day.But can use straight away.





33 comments:

savitha ramesh said...

love the picture a lot.cool rice to have any time.

Reshmi Mahesh said...

Rice looks lovely,easy and delicious...loved the spicy carrot pickle...nice clicks...

divya said...

looks very tempting and yummy...

Smitha said...

first picture is soo tempting!....i love pickled carrots! and rice is looking yum!
Smitha
Smitha's Spicy Flavors

Torviewtoronto said...

delicious looking pickle with rice yummy combination

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Truly a great picture of rice and pickled carrot .Must have tasted yummy.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Kairali sisters said...

Lovely potato rice, my version is very different Biny, and that carrot pickle is simply awesome, i have carrot pickle in drafts too :)

Tina said...

yummy yummy...athingottu thanneru.

Renee said...

wow...potatoes, carrots and choru (rice)...all that my son loves :)

Pushpa said...

Nice combination,complement each other very well.

Reva said...

Lovely rice combo... the potato rice is indeed quick.. I like the idea of "pickled carrots".... what other veges can be used in this same method..???
Reva

Sanjeeta kk said...

Love the carrot pickle and the simple rice recipe.

Treat and Trick said...

Great combo and looks delicious!

kaveri said...

Pickled carrots look mouthwatering....Good combination..glad to follow you

Priya said...

Yumm, potato rice and carrot pickles both together tempts me a lot..

Nitha said...

Love that carrot pickle... Never even thought about potato rice :)

Nisa Homey said...

OMG thats a killer carrot pickle you have there....tempting pics too ...hope you had a wonderful Easter.

Suja said...

Tempting pictures..sounds yummy combo.

An Open Book said...

thanks a lot for those kind words biny...
the pickled carrot look yum..i am sure it would compliment the rice well:)

Shanavi said...

I must thank u for putting up th epicked carrot recipe..This is my H's fav.. Would try this imme..

aipi said...

Great shots Biny- loved the rice n the tongue tickling pickled carrots both :)

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Now Serving said...

very delicious rice and carrots!

Torviewtoronto said...

thank you Biny she is excited

Jay said...

looks yummy as well as tempting...
Tasty Appetite

Rachu said...

i am so impressed with those pickled carrots...awesome
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Gulmohar said...

Potato rice is ok, but I need that carrot pickle right now. My tongue has lost all the tastebuds from the flu, but that pickle can revive it for sure :-)

Sobha Shyam said...

Never tried potato rice..looks yummy :)

Suman Singh said...

Wow..that looks simply irresistible..love to have this anytime..

hemalata said...

Wow looks so tempting and nice combination of potato rice with carrot pickle.So cute picture.

julie said...

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sangee vijay said...

wow...awesome pictures with tempting recipe...carrot pickle is new to me...want to give it a try soon!! first here n this is really a amazing blog with yummy delights...glad to follow u to know more from biny's recipes :)

Ananda Rajashekar said...

pickled carrots are too tempting and potato rice is very new for me but combination is so very good!

Vardhini said...

First time here. Pickled carrots look yummmy. Happy to follow you.

Drop by my space when you get a chance.

Vardhini
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