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May 10, 2010

RAW MANGO RICE / MANGO RECIPES

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I learnt this from my MIL.. I usually make this for my husband's lunch box. My mil adds roasted & ground fenugreek seeds powder which gives a nice taste & flavour for this rice..Soon i'll post my mom's easy mango rice..

Ingredients
  • Raw mango – 2 cups ( grated) 
  • Green chilly – 2 nos ( slit cut)
  • Red chilly – 3-4 nos ( pinched into two)
  • Methi seeds –3/4 tsp ( roast & powder)
  • Turmeric powder – 1 tsp
  • Hing – 1 tsp
  • Salt – As required
  • Cooking oil – 4 tbsp
  • Mustard seeds – 1 tsp
  • Urad dal – 2 tsp
  • Channa dal –2 tsp
  • Curry leaves - a  sprig
For rice :
Basmati rice – 1/2 cup ( i used steamed rice with water & rice ratio of 2.5 : 1)
Water – 1 cup
Sesame oil – 1 tbsp

Method 
  • Grate the mangoes and set aside.


  •  In a kadai , dry roast the methi seeds till it turns brown and powder it.
  • In the same kadai , add the cooking oil and splutter mustard seeds , urad dal , channa dal , green chillies , red chillies &  half of  hing , curry leaves..
  • Then add the grated mango and turmeric powder & saute well till its cooked nicely.
  • Add the remaining hing and methi seeds powder..Saute for sometime and switch off the flame.Take the paste and store it in an air tight container after it cools down.
  • Pressure cook rice and water in 1:2 ratio . Remove and  allow it to cool.
Mix the rice and required mango paste topped with sesame oil.Check for salt ..
Enjoy with papad !!



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25 comments :

  1. Pass this over here and I shall try....looks gr8

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  2. Thnx priti for quick comments :)

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  3. Yum Yum Yummm.. looks soo tempting dear.. nice click too

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  4. Yummy and tangy rice, love the color.

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  5. yummy yummy ..really nice color and i can imagine the taste..
    nice picture yaar.Sometimes when i cook the rice it will get overcook..but the taste will be there na..good one yarr

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  6. Mango rice sounds and looks so delicious Chitra :)

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  7. Hy Chitra,

    superb da...lovely presentation..with more nutritional facts.

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  8. tangy and nice chitra, pic too is good,not bad at all...

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  9. looks great & deliicous ....

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  10. மிகவும் அருமையான சாதம்...சூபப்ர்ப்...

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  11. mmm spicy and tangy rice, Chitra :)

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  12. Tangy mango rice looks yummy...even the rice is mushy, am ready to have this delicious rice immediately..yumm!

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  13. All your dishes are so colourful, just love your work.
    Well done x

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  14. Love this simple and tangy rice. Perfect for summer Chitra.

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  15. Another great recipe from you chitra. Mango saatham looks very delcious dear.

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  16. i love dis rice very much...my hubby does it well than me. rite time to do this rice...

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  17. Perfect mango rice. Loved the click too.

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  18. Another forever favorite.... My hubby who did not know this prep, loved it the very first time I prepared this & from then, when it is the mango season, he would buy them for sure to get me to make this prep for him..... Awesome color!!!!

    Ash...
    (http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

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  19. Mouthwatering,wish to have some now!

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  20. I love Mango Rice!!, Nice colour, feel like having it now!!,

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  21. love the tanginess of this rice!! yumm!

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