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Lemon Rice Recipe

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  • Lemon Rice
How to make Lemon Rice

About Lemon Rice Recipe: A squeeze of lime makes everything better. A quick and easy rice preparation enhanced with distinct flavours of lemon juice, curry leaves, turmeric, whole chillies and mustard seeds.

  • Total Cook Time 35 mins
  • Prep Time 10 mins
  • Cook Time 25 mins
  • Recipe Servings4
  • Easy

Ingredients of Lemon Rice

  • 1 Cup cooked basmati rice
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • A pinch of asafoetida (heeng)
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds (sarson)
  • 1/2 cup curry leaves (kadhi patta)
  • 1 Whole red chilli (sabut laal mirch)
  • 1 tsp turmeric powder(haldi)
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp coriander leaves (hara dhania), chopped
  • 2 tbsp peanuts
  • 1 tsp urad dal
  • 1 tsp chana dal
  • 1/2 tsp ginger

How to Make Lemon Rice

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Heat oil in a pan, add mustard seeds and let it splutter.
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Now add asafoetida, curry leaves, ginger, red chilli, chana dal and urad dal. Saute them well.
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When the seeds begin to splutter, add peanuts, turmeric powder followed by rice. Turn around a few times so the rice is completely mixed.
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Add salt and lemon juice to the rice and mix well.
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Serve hot.
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