Capsicum Rice - Pure Vegetarian

Spicy Capsicum rice is a variant from the usually available ones. The dish is tasty and very easy to prepare.

Capsicum Rice - Pure Vegetarian

Spicy Capsicum rice is a variant from the usually available ones. The dish is tasty and very easy to prepare.

Category : Vegetarian, Rice

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By Rosy Mathew

Published On: 10 Sep 2002

Rating: 4
16 Votes, 10 Reviews
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30 Minutes
Served : 3
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

Fry the red chillies, cinnamon, coriander seeds, cumin seeds and black gram dal in a teaspoon of ghee or oil till golden brown. Powder and keep aside.

Step 2

Cook rice until 3/4 cooked. Drain the water from the rice, spread and cool. Mix a teaspoon of oil or ghee to it and keep aside.

Step 3

Heat oil and add mustard seeds, Bengal gram, red chillies, curry leaves, cashew nuts, and peanuts one by one and fry till golden brown in colour.

Step 4

Add veggies n saute followed by diced capsicum and fry till soft.

Step 5

Reduce heat and add grated dry coconut. Fry until light brown.

Step 6

Add turmeric powder, salt and the cooked rice. Fry for a few minutes until the rice is hot.

Step 7

Squeeze lemon juice and powdered masala. Mix well.

Step 8

Garnish with chopped coriander leaves.

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Sujatha Ramabhadran

Very easy and tasty. Will save this recipe; can do even on pooja days as there is no onion and garlic

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Archana

Hi,I have tried many recipies of capsicum rice from various bloggers, but your recipe is really the best. Thanks for the recipe:)

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Madhu

Thanks for recipe..It came out well.

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uma menon

made this with little more chillies to make really spicy. came out very well. very good recipe and quite easy to make. thanks for the recipe.

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Manjusha

Hi Rosy, I was searching through pachakam.com for some Capsicum recipe and saw this.. By looking at it itself I felt it would be good and tried it out... it came out excellent!! my husband was also very happy.. Thanks a lot!

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lakshmi

Hi Rosy, This Recipe is yummy!Keep posting such good recipes. All the best! -Lakshmi

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Anu

Came out really well. Thanks.

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sona

i made this rice yesterday and my husband just loved it

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gayathri

Extremely easy to make and DELICIOUS!!!!!

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Lakshmi

Hi Rosy Mathew, Very good recipe.I tried this weekend and it came out well.Keep posting such recipes.I added 2 red chillies for seasoning and 6 for grinding.It came out good and spicy enough.Could u Please mention me how many number of red chillies to be ground and how many to be added in seasoning? Cheers, Lakshmi

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