Sunday, March 13, 2011

Coriander rice-Coriander rice recipe-Kothamalli Sadam

Here is a very simple and quick rice recipe with fresh coriander leaves. You do not need much ingredients to prepare this flavorful rice. It is also a perfect lunch box recipe, all you need is some papads or raitha to go along with it. Any one can prepare this simple rice recipe

Coriander rice
How to make Coriander Rice


Ingredients needed

Basmati rice/any rice - 1 cup
Coriander leaves - 1 cup tightly packed and a handful
Onion -1 cup chopped
Ginger - 1 inch piece
Green chilli - 2-3
Salt as required

For the seasoning

Oil -1 tbsp
Jeera seeds -1 tsp

Preparation

Cook rice in such a way that the grains are separate. How to cook rice?

Wash coriander leaves under running water 2-3 times. Chop it and grind it along with ginger and green chilli using very less water. (Add little water only if needed). Keep the paste aside.

Method - Just 2 steps

1.Heat oil in a pan, add cumin/jeera seeds, when it sizzles, add finely chopped onions and saute till it turns translucent.

2.Then add the grounded paste, needed salt and saute till the raw smell goes and oil separates.

Mix rice and serve it with any raita. Voila! A tasty, quick and satisfying rice dish is ready.

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Meet you all again with another interesting recipe,till then it is bye from Padhu of Padhuskitchen.


37 comments:

  1. A very yummy comfort food. Presentation is so good.

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  2. Thatz sooo cute:-) I love variety rice and corriander rice looks perfect:-)

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  3. Love coriander rice anytime, just drooling..

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  4. Such a cute presentation!!! This dish looks so flavorsome..The lovely green colored rice makes it look so inviting!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  6. What a lovely idea for lunch!! Love your presentation!!

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  7. மிகவும் அருமையாக இருக்கின்றது..பகிர்வுக்கு நன்றி..

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  8. eeye, cute presentation and a yummy green color rice..It looks very appealing :)

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  9. I am also smiling seeing the plate...
    looks delicious dear :)

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  10. This is so simple and looks delicious too... Loved the smiling rice, great presentation.
    Have a wonderful week:-)

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  11. Nice and flavourful rice...lovely presentation as well

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  12. Nice recipe and the rice looks perfect.

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  13. Smiley face looks so nice... and recipe is great one pot meal

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  14. Yummy coriander rice..Cute presentation!

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  15. cute corinader rice guy. Looks awesome delicious.

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  16. A simple n Easy Lunch Box Idea..
    http://panchamrutham.blogspot.com/

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  17. Wonderful presentation...Like Aruna even I'm smiling at the plate

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  18. Beautiful presentation!!! looks so delicious!!

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  19. flavourful rice and cute presentation

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  20. Hey Padhu, nice green colour. The presentation is really cute.

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  21. Padmini your version of kothmeer rice is new to me,but it looks very yummy.

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  22. Padhu like your delicious smiling green coriander rice dish!

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  23. Looks lovely. Especially the smile :)

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  24. hi padma
    i like ur recipes...n its creativity...wonderful

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  25. One day i forgot how to make this and added garlic instead of ginger. It tasted good too.

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  26. your dishes were all really good looking and nice presented.... I am really bored of the regular sambar and kolambu varities... hence going to change to the variety rice side and i am going to give a start with your receipes.... wish me good luck.................... :)

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  27. Hi, i tried this rice yesterday, and it turned it yummy. moreover so simple in preparation. My husband loved it too..and yes it smells great which itself increases the apetite.

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