Monday, May 10, 2010

Jeera Rice / Healthy Lunch Box Recipes

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This is a very popular Indian recipe. This is very simple to prepare and tastes excellent with all spicy curries. Multi Veg Jeera rice is very flavorful and it’s a great hit in our family. Veg like carrot, peas, capsicum can be used and the main ingredient is cumin seeds or Jeera. Here is the delicious Jeera rice preparation recipe…        
Ingredients:
·         Raw rice                                   - 2 cups
·         Gingely oil                                - 1 tbsp
·         Ghee                                        - 3 tbsp
·         Cumin seeds                             - 2 tbsp
·         Onion                                       - 1
·         Capsicum chopped                   - ½ cup
·         Grated carrot, peas                   - ½ cup
·         Ginger paste                             - ½ tbsp
·         Mint & coriander leaves      - handful
·         Salt to taste                              

Method:
1.     Wash and soak raw rice for 10 mins.
2.     Pressure cook, add 1 tbsp gingely oil, mix well and allow to cool, by spreading the rice in a wide bowl. (gingely oil helps to keep the rice separate)
3.     Fry cumin (Jeera seeds) in ghee and reserve.
4.     Heat ghee in a fry pan, fry chopped onion,  capsicum, grated carrot, peas, ginger paste, mint leaves and salt.
5.     Combine well.
6.     Now add cooked rice, fried cumin and mix gently.
7.     Taste and adjust salt.
8.     Garnish with fried cashew and freshly chopped coriander leaves.
9.     Serve hot and it tastes yummy with any spicy curry or raitha.

45 comments:

  1. oh that rice looks delicious!

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  2. hey jay this looks awesomely yummy!!

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  3. Looks delicious and healthy:)

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  4. Thats a nice n cool recipe,looks very nice and the presentation is also very nice!

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  5. Simple and delicious rice..

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  6. Picture perfect.... :-)

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  7. Fabulous and catchy jeera rice, looks yumm!

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  8. Delicious yummy rice!!nice presentation.

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  9. Wow..That plate looks super yummy jay..Can have it right now..Beautiful decor too..

    Love
    Kairali sisters

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  10. jay
    really delicious ..nicely presented..looks so rich with cashews..feel to taste some..nice pic too..

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  11. Thanks Dear Friends for your precious time n sweet comments...They really mean a lot to me..;)

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  12. Hey Jay,
    Rice looks so delicious..Perfect pics too.

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  13. Multi veg jeera rice is yum.

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  14. Beautifully made and presented very colourful too.

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  15. Jay,

    One more easy and colorful rice love it.

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  16. Love the delicious veg jeera rice.Nice click.

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  17. Jeera rice with veggies looks very tasty Jay...nice presentation :)

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  18. Thats one plate of yummy goodness Jay..Beautiful presentation

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  19. Healthy Jeera rice...loved the colour..yummy..

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  20. Lovely rice recipe. Why call it just jeera rice? They look like a vegetable and jeera rice to me. Plenty of color too! Nice!

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  21. Jeera rice looks very tasty... thanks for sharing.. its a great idea to add in the veggies

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  22. மிகவும் அருமையாக இருக்கின்றது...சூப்பர்ப் ரைஸ்...

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  23. Wow..That plate looks super yummy jay..Can have it right now..Beautiful decor too..

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  24. lovely presentation....nice flaky rice...can smell the aroma

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  25. Colorful and delicious rice Jay.

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  26. I always loved jeera rice..adding veggies is a nice twist

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  27. wow its so nice and colourfull..thanks for sharing..looking delicious and healthy one too...

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  28. What a delicious rice bowl, yummy!

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  29. Hy Friends,

    Glad u enjoyed this flavorful rice...Thanks for your motivating words..:)

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  30. wishing you all a very happy & fun filled day...Enjoy :)

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  31. simple and yummy rice.will give atry onc thanks for visiting my blog.

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  32. colourful and healthy jeera rice...kids will surely like it!

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  33. Very colourful n healthy rice dear,,sure i will try this soon.

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  34. wow...nice presentation dear.....i feel so hungry by seeing it......colour ful also...

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  35. lovely presentation and colorful rice. Would taste perfect with Raita.

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  36. Thats a super healthy and delicious jeera rice, Jay..Beautiful presentation too..

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  37. nice recipe dear!luv jeera rice...never tried with veggies...gr888 idea

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  38. Thanks for dropping by my blog n putting in such nice comments...:)

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  39. nice presentation jay! rice luks perfect and colourful.

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  40. Colorful and delicious... lovely space... you are more than welcome to visit my space @ desizayeka.blogspot.com...

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  41. This rice dish looks appetizing. I'll try preparing one for the family. I bet they'll love it!

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  42. Rice looks so colourful and yummy. You have lovely space here.

    Thanks for the entry.

    Saraswathi Iyer
    www.simplysara07.blogspot.com

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  43. The rice looks very yummy! cool blog.

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  44. Jeera with Veg ..healthy one :)
    http://foodandtaste.blogspot.com/

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