Wednesday, September 30, 2009

POHA - AN EASY BREAKFAST MADE WITH BEATEN RICE





Ingredients :

Beaten Rice (Poha) : 1 1/2Cup
Onion : 1, Chopped
Green Chillies : 2, Chopped
Ginger : 3/4 inch piece, Chopped
Coriander Leaves : 3Bunch , Chopped
Mustard Seeds : 1tsp
Handful of Peanuts
Turmeric Powder : 1/2tsp
Grated Coconut : 4tsp
Fine Sev : 4tsp, to garnish
Lemon juice : 1tsp
Oil
Salt

Method :

1. Soak the beaten rice in water. Wash and drain well. Keep aside for 10minutes.

2. Heat oil in a pan and fry the peanuts. Keep aside.

3. Add some more oil if needed and add mustard seeds. When it splutters add the chopped onions and saute well till it becomes translucent.

4. Now add chopped green chillies, ginger and grated coconut. Saute well.

5. Cook well and add turmeric powder, salt and half of coriander leaves.

6. Now add the drained beaten rice and mix well. Sprinkle water and cover the pan with a tight lid. Put more salt if needed.

7. Sprinkle water till poha is done. At this stage add lemon juice, fried peanuts and the remaining coriander leaves.

8. Garnish with sev and serve hot..

28 comments:

  1. Love the colour looks beautiful and delicous.

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  2. wowwwwww!! i am so craving it so much now!!

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  3. Love this puha... u know what... me too had the same dish for breakfast today ... made without grated coconut... looks yummm nicely topped with sev :)

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  4. Lovely colorful upma dear..i too make this for bfast and as evening snack...yummm

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  5. Lovely upma,looks delicious lena,infact my today breakfast is this...:)

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  6. I am thinking of making this for past 2 days,but lazy to make for my self:P

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  7. I had poha for lunch today... Looks yum!

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  8. Its a lovely break fast. Morever it was so tasty, as i had it from your hand on my last vacation.

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  9. yes ..dats true..n waiting to get another chance to make ur favorites moluu... :)

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  10. Lovely dish and looks delicious Lena...:)

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  11. lenuse ithellam kazhichu avasanam katta POHA avumoooo....

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  12. Looks delicious and tempting dear:)

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  13. Colorful and tasty dish Lena :)

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  14. Hi Lena, thx a lot for leaving a trail on my page...but couldnt come by earlier as it's been really busy at my end....

    a beautiful blog u have here....and i shouldnt have been here first thing in the morning as the pics leave me craving for some of those dishes....:) hope u re doing well..take care of ursefl and the lil wonder inside..:)

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  15. Heyy collect your award dear.its waiting in my blog 4 U.

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  16. Quick and delicious looking breakfast!

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  17. an easy breakfast...your recipe is bookmarked..

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  18. simple and easy breakfast...wonderful snap Lena..

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  19. Thank u all for the lovely comments..

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  20. Have had poha many times but your picture makes it look divine.

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  21. I love poha and his looks so very good.

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  22. Love the poha...and yu make it really good...

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