Lemon Rice Recipe | How to make Chitranna

Lemon Rice Recipe is a delicious south Indian dish. Lemon juice gives a very refreshing and tangy flavor to the rice. Today I am sharing with you the methods which I prepared.

Lemon rice, Chitranna

Ingredients of Lemon Rice Recipe:

  • Rice – 1 cup (boiled)
  • Bengal gram – 2 tbsp
  • Oil – 4 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Cumin seed – 1/2 tbsp
  • Mustard seed – 1/2 tbsp
  • Turmeric – 2 tbsp
  • Green chilies – 4-5 numbers (sliced)
  • Curry leaves – 2 numbers
  • Ginger – 3 sliced in long
  • Lemon juice – 3 tbsp
  • Onion – 3 numbers
  • Coriander leaves – 3 tbsp (chopped)

Preparation Method:

  • Heat oil in a frying pan on medium heat and add cumin seeds, mustard seeds and allow to splutter add curry leaves, green chilies, Bengal gram, and chopped onion and stir for few seconds.
  • Add turmeric powder and mix well.
  • Add the pre-cooked rice, and sprinkle salt and lemon juice over the rice.
  • Mix gently, make sure do not break the rice and stir for few minutes and finally garnish with coriander leaves.

Now Lemon Rice Recipe is ready to serve.

Mrs. Suvankar

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