Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Lime rice with potato fry

Lime rice


Boiled Rice - 2cups

Lime (juice) - 2nos

Oil - 2 tsp

Mustard seeds - 1tsp

Urad dal - 1tsp

Channa dal - 1tsp

Ginger - small piece

Salt - to taste

Tumeric powder - 1tsp

Coriander & curry leaves - to garnish


1)In a heated kadai put oil, add mustard seeds allow it to splutter then add channa and urad dal,ginger, saute till it turns light brown.

2)Add tumeric powder, curry leaves and salt.

3)Add lime juice and boil it for 3 mins. Then add the boiled rice, mix well and adjust the sat. Garnish with coriander leaves. Lime rice ready for serving.

Potato fry


Potato - 250 gms

Oil - 3tsp

Mustard seeds - 1tsp

Onion - 1no

Garlic flakes - 2nos

Tumeric powder - 1/2tsp

Red chilly powder - 1tsp

Coriander powder - 1tsp

Fennel seeds- 1/2tsp

Coriander leaves - to garnish

Salt - to taste


1)Peel the potato skin and cut into small pieces and keep aside

2)Heat a kadai, add 3tsp of oil, add mustard seeds and fennel seeds

3)Add onion, garlic,potatoes, salt and all powders mix well,  close the lid...after 5 mins open the lid and fry the potatoes (open lid) till the potatoes become dark brown ( saute the potatoes often during the fry).Potatoes ready for serving.



Nithya said...

I love this combination :) Lovely tempting picture

Ann said...

WOO.. irressiatable and comforting combination.

Dhanya Nambirajan said...

Wow Rekha,Lime rice and frys looks so delicious ,I am drooling here:).

Saraswathi Iyer said...

Hi Rekha, am feeling hungry nice recipe and combination.

ganga said...

good combination dear........

Divya Vikram said...

Lovely recipe Rekha. And by dashboard do you mean in the 'blog's Im following' list? If you have subscribed to my blog as a follower you will get that. let me know.

Anonymous said...

Mouthwatering presentation dear!
nvr tried this combination...must try...looks gr8

Priti said...

That's perfect combo...looks so gud.

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

Both look awesome... I love lime rice...

Rekha shoban said...

Thank you all for your comments!

Chitra said...

Hi rekha..First time here..U have an excellent blog...I love that potato fry..Thanks for the recipe.I was searching for it:)

Parita said...

I was planning to make potato fry for dinner today :) yum yum..

Rekha shoban said...

Thank u chitra and parita

ARUNA said...

i loved the way potatoes r looking nice!

abhi said...

Hi , adding some black pepper granules will make the potato fry more yummy !!!


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