August 15, 2012

Coconut Rice with Curry leaves and Peanuts

Ingredients :

1 1/2 Cups Curry Leaves
1 Cup Coconut, grated
2 Green chillies, sliced
1/4 Cup Groundnut, Roasted
1 1/2 Cups Rice, cooked
salt to taste
1/2 Tbsp Oil
1 Tsp Mustard seeds
1 Tsp Urad dal
1 Tsp Channa dal

Method :

Heat oil in a pan and add the mustard seeds, once it starts spluttering, add the urad dal followed by channa dal and green chillies.
Meanwhile crush the roasted peanuts coarsely and grind curry leaves seperately to paste without adding water.
Add the curry leaves paste to the pan and saute well by adding grated coconut.
Reduce the flame to medium to avoid the coconut getting roasted.
Now add the crushed peanuts and salt. Mix well and switch off the flame.
Add the cooked rice and mix slowly without breaking the rice.
Serve with gravy.

Linking this recipe with Julie's  " EP Series - Curry leaves or Dried Red Chillies " hosted by
Poonam @  " Spicy Aroma "


  1. Can Imagine the flavor and taste,yummy dish.

  2. very innovative and interesting recipe....

  3. Easy delicious lunch box recipe.

  4. coconut with curry leaves will give nice flavor..

  5. Wow, lovely combination! Very interesting recipe and looks awesome!

  6. very delicious and flavorful rice..loved ur black template :)

  7. wow delicious and flavorful rice,luks yum...