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Sunday, January 25, 2009

Capsicum Rice

The idea of blogging is given to me by my classmate and friend philip.I thank him for introducing me to the world of blogging.I love cooking, and happy to post all those recipes done by me in my blog.I am starting my foodie blog with my favourite recipe.

Capsicum Rice


Rice 500 gms

Capsicum 3 nos



Channa dal 1 tbsp

Tur dal 1tbsp

Red chillies 3 nos

Groundnut 3 tbsp

Sesame seeds (til) 1 tbsp

Clove 1 nos

Cinnamon 1 nos

Mustard seeds 1 tsp

Cumin seeds 1 tsp


1.Cook rice with 1 tbsp oil.

2.Dry roast channa dal,tur dal,til,groundnut and red chillies.Make coarse powder, this mixture can be stored for long.

3.Heat oil in a pan, add clove,cinnamon and then add mustard,when mustards crackles add cumin and capsicum pieces.Now add salt and cook till capsicum changes colour and is cooked.

4.Add the above powder and mix it well.Cook for 3 min

5.Add rice and mix it well

My kids and my hubby like this rice.I learnt this recipe from a TV show.Hope you all will like it.Do give me your feedback, your feedback will encourange me to post more of my culinary skills.Cheers


  1. Hey, sorry have been at home, with guests so havent been checking a lot of stuff.

    Now I have a new recipe !! my family will soon be treated to this capsicum rice ! sounds delicious !

    p.s. 500 gms rice, u sure ? or 500 gms of cooked rice ?

  2. Thanks dhiren.It's 1/2kg rice.Do update me after trying the recipe

  3. Delicious!! Yay, you said you are starting and did that so fast!! Welcome Varunavi to FIC, and do enroll yourself in Foodworld - A Foodblog aggregator maintained by Redchillies below:

    All you need to do is go to the contact page and fill up the form with a request to add your blog!

  4. @Sunshinemom thanks a lot.Welcome to my blog.I have done some sort of research before starting the blog.Yesterday after mailing u i thought i will post my recipe.
    Thank u very much for suggesting me to enroll for foodblog.

  5. @mona thanks for dropping and do come again


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