Thursday, August 12, 2010

Tomato Rice / Thakkali Sadam

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Tomato Rice    ( Thakkali Sadam )

Tomato rice is a very refreshing and flavorful recipe.  This tastes delicious and immensely simple to prepare with few ingredients in our kitchen shelf. And this  is the most favorite variety rice dish in our house, especially when we have to get ready the lunch box in the busy morning hours. Tomatoes and rice makes the perfect combination of flavor. Here chopped tomatoes are sauted with spices and then added to rice.

Here is the yummy Indian recipe for you to giv a try..:)

Ingredients:
 
·         Raw rice                        - 1 cup
·         Tomato                         - 3
·         Onion                           - 2
·         Green chilly                   - 2 or 3
·         Peas                             - ¼ cup
·         Ginger garlic paste        - 1 tbsp
·         Turmeric pwd                - a pinch
·         Red chilly pwd              - 1 tsp
·         Ghee                            - 1 tbsp
·         Oil                                - 1 tbsp
·         Cloves                          - 2
·         Cinnamon                     - 1
·         Saunf                           - ½ tsp
·         Cardamom                    - 2
·         Salt to taste
·         Coriander leaves

Method:



1.     Wash and soak raw rice for 10 mins.
2.     Drain water completely and keep it aside.
3.     In a frying pan, heat a tbsp of ghee.
4.     Add cloves, cinnamon,saunf, cardamom and allow to splutter.
5.     Add 1 tbsp of oil in the same pan.
6.     Add ginger garlic paste, sauté for a minute.
7.     Add green chilllies and onion.
8.     Fry till it turns light brown.
9.     Add finely chopped tomato pieces.
10.  Fry till it is cooked.
11.  Now add turmeric pwd, red chilly pwd, peas and salt.
12.  Add rice combine well.
13.  Add 1 ½ cup water and cook it.
14.  Once it is done, mix gently.
15.  Garnish with freshly chopped coriander leaves.
16.  Serve hot with onion raitha and potato chips.


17.  Delicious Tomato rice ready to give a taste…!!!

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55 comments:

  1. tomato rice looks delicious

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  2. Super dishes.........love the presentation too.

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  3. Love tomato rice, and urs looks superb!!

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  4. I am getting hungry by just looking at it! Love it for breakfast, lunch and dinner!

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  5. tomato rice looks really nice..lovely presentation jay :)

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  6. such a great visual treat, yummyyyyyyyyyy

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  7. tomato rice looks sooooo tempting ...lovely presentation too

    Satya
    http://www.superyummyrecipes.com

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  8. droolworthy and delicious tomato rice.

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  9. Simple and delicious rice dish!

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  10. Thats a new recipe with peas.. Love the presentation too..

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  11. Great presentation Jay. Super tomato rice..

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  12. Hey dear,

    What a lovely presentation and clicks
    Your dishes are very tasty with its look. Yummy tomato rice, my ever time favourite u know...

    Great work dear...
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  13. Delicious Rice..I just get reminded of my dad.He used to pack this for lunch when my mom was not well and he knows only this. Wanted to send this for your dad's event but somehow missed it !!!

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  14. Delicious rice, I love tomato rice, i make more often. Nice presentation.

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  15. lovely and beautiful presentation of the tomato rice...

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  16. Love the delicious rice and the wonderful presentation.

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  17. tomato rice simply superb,i like the chilli colour beautifull,cool presentation.perfect for the event...

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  18. Delicious rice Jay..very lovely presentation too..

    Hope you got my mail which I sent you couple of days b4r..

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  19. This looks a little like Spanish Paella but more flavourful & more spices are used. I bet it is as delicious. Hope you''re enjoying your day.
    Cheers, kristy

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  20. nice dish dear..loved the presentation....thanks for sharing the recipe....

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  21. looks yum n delicious...simply mouthwatering..lovely presentaion...and thanks for sending this bful dish to my evnet

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  22. Wonderful presentation and lovely process to make tomato rice
    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  23. Tomato rice looks delicious, spicy and mouth watering. I am drooling seeing it. Wonderful presentation.

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  24. Tasty looking tomato rice. Very well presented.

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  25. very yummy one dear...

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  26. Wonderful recipe .. jus love the beautiful tomato flower .. Lovely presentation !!!

    - Smita
    @Little Food Junction

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  27. Wow... so tempting... pass the plate here....

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  28. beautiful presentation !!! perfect entry

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  29. Tomato rice looks beautiful.love this with onion raitha.:)

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  30. Its almost lunch time now..feeling like grabbing that plate and having quick meal now..

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  31. I simply love tomato rice. Your version is yummy too :)

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  32. Wow Jay, a favourite of mine. Loved ur tomato flower too.

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  33. Nice presentation jaya,looks yum...

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  34. Thank you for your comments dear friends...I appreciate your thoughts and feedback..!
    Happy Weekend..:)

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  35. thanks for sharing....i wanted a gud recipe of tomato rice and i got one from u....thank u...and rice looks lovely

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  36. Delicious rice! photograph tempts to try this tasty rice immediately!

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  37. Looks delicious jay.its been a long time i made this.Today iam going make ur cauliflower peas curry.will tell u soon :) bye!!

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  38. Hy chaitrali, Mano,

    Thanx for taking d time to comment..! I love hearing from u..:)

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  39. Dear Chitra,
    Thanx for trying my recipe..let me know how u enjoyed...;))

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  40. Delicious and quick recipe.

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  41. Lovely rice .Looks so tempting

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  42. Looks perfect dear....my fav!!!

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  43. My favorite rice always...looks delicious dear.

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  44. I love this and the tomato flower looks beautiful :-)

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  45. Great clicks jay.....bingo even i made tomato rice today !!! Your presentation is so neat and tempting !!

    Lavanya

    www.lavsblog.com

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  46. jay this recipeis out of the world.m sure it will be tasty to hv.do see my recent recipe its for u n all the contribution goes to u.juz check it out n read what i hv written in da beginning

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  47. Wow Jay! These rice looks delicious! Nice presentation! Tomato and bell pepper bowls look so good..I used to decorate salads like this...it was long time ago...

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  48. looks delicious and pretty good presentation :)

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  49. I tried this and it came out awesome! The pictures in the steps really helps. Love it.
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