Fried Rice!!

Onmyplate today is “Fried Rice” which is one of my favorites and therefore, wanted to share with you all 🙂

“Fried Rice” is prepared from the leftover rice either cooked for dinner or lunch which generally no one wants to consume and therefore goes for a waste…..

Giving a new name and re-cooking makes it fresh and delicious in taste too!!

Here goes the recipe which would help you not to waste the leftover rice 🙂

Ingredients::

  • Cooked rice 2 cups
  • Onion 1 large chopped
  • Tomato 1 medium chopped
  • Fresh Green Chili 1-2 chopped
  • Haldi (Turmeric) 1/4 tsp
  • Ajwain (carom) seeds 1/2 tsp
  • Zeera (cumin) seeds 1/4 tsp
  • Cinnamon 2 half inch
  • Lemon juice 1 1/2 tbsp
  • Salt 1/2 tsp or according to taste
  • Oil 3 tbsp

Preparation::

  • Heat oil in a fry pan and add ajwain, zeera and let it crackle
  • Now add cinnamon and fresh green chili and let it crackle too
  • Add the chopped onions and fry in low flame till golden in color
  • You may now add tomatoes, haldi, salt and fry in medium heat
  • Once the tomatoes are soft add rice and mix well
  • Fry the rice in high heat till it starts crackling (almost 6-7 minutes)
  • Keep stirring so that it doesn’t burn
  • Remove from heat and add lemon juice and mix well
  • Serve hot with curd, pickle or sauce!!
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Dhaniya ki Chutney (Coriander Sauce) !!

Onmyplate today is “Dhaniya ki Chutney (Coriander Sauce)” made from fresh coriander leaves.

This chutney (sauce) is easy to prepare (time saving), delicious in taste and can be used with any snack!!

Ingredients::

  • Fresh Coriander leaves 2 cups chopped
  • Garlic 5-6 cloves
  • Fresh green chili 1-2
  • Lemon juice 1 1/2 tbsp
  • Salt 1/2 tsp or according to taste

Preparation::

  • Take coriander leaves in a mixer jar and add garlic, salt, lemon juice and fresh green chili
  • Mix well and blend till it is a smooth paste
  • Serve with snacks!!