COCONUT RICE | THENGAI SADAM

COCONUT RICE | THENGAI SADAM
Coconut rice , a traditional recipe which can be prepared in few mins and also with very few ingredients.My mom used to prepare variety of rices, for lunch but I don't get the time to prepare all of them.Here comes a simple coconut rice.


For this recipe you need

1 cup of rice
1 cup of grated coconut.

For seasoning

1 tsp. of mustard and urad dhal
1tsp. of channa dal
2 -3 green chillies
1/2 cup of roasted Peanuts
A sprig of curry leaves

Preparation

Cook the rice and keep it aside to cool.

Heat oil in a pan, Add the mustard seeds, when they stop spluttering add the urad dhal and curry leaves.

Split and add the green chillies and saute it until you get a rich fragrance.

Add the channa dal  and fry until it turns golden brown . Add the roasted peanut , saute for a min.

Now add the grated coconut along with salt. And mix it gently in a low flame.

Remove the mixture from the stove , add the rice  and mix well.

Coconut rice/ Thengai Sadam is ready to be served.......



Serve it hot with Potato curry ,Raw Banana(vazhakkai) curry or potato chips and enjoy :)

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Aruna Manikandan

I am a passionate cook and love to experiment various cuisines , in my kitchen. This blog is my humble attempt to register a copy of recipes that I learn and try . Feel free to experiment with my recipes and adjust accordingly to suit your taste and requirements.Hope you enjoy :)

35 Comments

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  1. Hi Aruna...thengai sadam is my favorite too...yours looks so good :)

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  2. Such a aromatic thengai saadham, miss it...its so hard to find fresh coconuts here:(

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  3. Nice thenga sadham. This is a quick to make dish and urs have come out very well.

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  4. Great presentation, love this sadam, thanks for sharing....

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  5. yummy looking coconut rice... have never added peanuts myself when making this... am sure that would add a crunchiness to the dish...

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  6. Hey Aruna
    Coconut rice looks delicious and tasty!! looks so good...

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  7. That is one yummy prep... & I am just longing to taste a spoon.....


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

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  8. Simple but looks delicious.Love the addition of peanuts.

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  9. My favourite rice, just love simply with papads..

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  10. delicious rice... great presentation too:)

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  11. Attractive presentation. Easy and fast to cook. Like it

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  12. Fantastic! that looks great.

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  13. excellent rice...my favorite too...good job...

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  14. I love coconut anything! coconut rice sounds delicious!

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  15. Yummy and delicious rice...

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  16. I like your new template .Very nice.Coconut rice is my favourite.
    I have posted your award with a link to your page only now .Sorry for the delay

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  17. thengai saadham looks too good and delicious!!!

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  18. love the rice and the click toooo..

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  19. Not fair to tempt with my favorite variety rice that too the last line is a teaser :( :(

    Looks nice aruna!

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  20. Simple and delicious,love coconut rice but i do it in a different way..will surely try your version too next time

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  21. Your dish looks delish and nice blog you have!

    Congrats on the foodie blogroll!

    Enjoy!

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  22. Yummy coconut rice..such a comfort food :)

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  23. Dear Aruna, Thengai sadam looks too yummy..

    Do send in your entries for my event..

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  24. Hi Aruna,
    first time to ur blog.. coconut rice is new for me.. looks delicious!
    Happy Woman's Day!

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  25. wow aruna coconut rice looks very tempting...lovely recipe

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  26. This is my first over,must say u have an awesome space...Nice collection of recipes...
    Coconut sounds simple yet awesome...

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  27. Hi Aruna! thanks for your encouragement. Thengai Sadam is always my favorite and your recipe makes me want to finish it now itself

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  28. Yum, I bet this rice smells amazing!

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  29. It looks so inviting...i have to try this recipe...

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  30. Been searching for this recipe...thank god at last find it in your blog...thanks a million...love to prepare it....

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