17.3.16

Mint Cilantro and Lime Rice

Ingredients;
Basmati Rice-2 cups, cooked
Peas-1/2 cup, cooked
Onion- 1, medium, finely chopped
Ginger-1tsp, minced finely
Cilantro & Mint -1/2 cup finely chopped
Pepper powder-1/4 tsp
Lime juice-2 tbsp
Oil-1-2tbsp
Whole spices- 3 cardamoms, 3 cloves, 1inch cinnamon
Salt as per taste.

Heat the oil in a wok. Add the whole spices.Allow  a minute and then add the chopped onion and ginger. When the onion turns translucent, add the rice,peas,chopped herbs, pepper and salt. Mix  well. Switch off the flame after 1-2 minutes. Finally add the lime juice and mix well. Garnish with fried onions or roasted cashews.
Serve with raita, pickle or poppadums!!!!!!

6 comments:

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

This is definitely my kind of dish. I love anything with rice.

suhaina aji said...

I too make a similar version.. Looks yummy

priya satheesh said...

Perfect Texture and looks inviting :)

Amrita Roy said...

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Arjunan Akilandeswari said...

Adding mint n cilantro is a unique method... Nice try...

Shravani K said...

picture perfect recipe...