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CARROT RICE 


CARROT RICE - A healthy and delicious rice , very easy to prepare. Often when I go with preparing any rice varieties, I always add all the spices like bay leaf, cardamom and cloves. So at one point, my lil one didn't show much interest in tasting it. So I thought of giving a slight twist and finally came up with this flavorful recipe, undoubtedly it tasted great. 

Preparation time : 10 mins.
Cooking time  : 15 mins.
Serves : 2


For this recipe you need

2 cups of cooked rice
2 medium sized carrot, washed, peeled and grated
1 medium sized onion,sliced
1/2 tsp. of turmeric powder
1 tsp. of mustard and urad dal
2 dried red chillies
A sprig of curry leaves
2 tbsp. of fresh grated coconut
Salt
 Oil

Preparation

Heat oil in a pan.Add the mustard seeds, when they crackle. add the urad dal, curry leaves, chillies and fry for a min.


Add the onion and fry until slightly brown.


Tip in the grated carrot and continue frying on low heat for a couple of mins.


Sprinkle in the spice powders and the salt. 


Add the cooked rice and mix it well


Finally add the grated coconut.


Check for salt and if you want you can garnish with fresh coriander leaves.


Healthy and delicious carrot rice is ready to be served................


You can serve this carrot rice along with colorful fryums, children will love it :)

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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 :)

38 Comments

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  1. i too make in a simialr way..looks delicious

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  2. The carrot rice looks very tempting and delicious. Lovely post :)

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  3. Love this kind of healthy rice, simply inviting.

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  5. love that bright colour the carrot imparts, looks great!

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  6. Is useful to give leftover rice a new look and taste altogether. Very nice.

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  7. I had posted it some time back also..almost the same way..only the addition of gotsu powder is something different..I'm sure it must be tasting delicious with it.

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  8. We do it make it at home.. yours look delicious
    Noel collections

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  9. Love this rice, very tempting color and nice flavor from the gothsu powder..

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  10. I love this anytime, filling and delicious.

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  11. Loved this recipe. Never heard of Gotsu powder earlier. Am definitely going to try this one.

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  12. healthy and colourful very perfect for kids lunch box

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  13. nice and delicious .nice combo of yellow and orange colour

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  14. Lovely and colourful rice..

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  15. carrot rice looking very nice....me too make this in similar way, but with few other ingredients...

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  16. Simple, healthy & delicious!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  17. Love the aged photo effect. Carrot rice is beautifully presented. Nice!

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  18. simple and delicious rice :)

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  19. very yummy and inviting ... some awards are waiting for you ...please collect you awards

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  20. very yummy and inviting ... some awards are waiting for you ...please collect you awards

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  21. Wonderful and flavorful rice. perfect for lunch box

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  22. Healthy rice .. nice clicks.

    Vardhini
    CooksJoy

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  23. Perfect one pot meal. Kid friendly. Looks yummy !!

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  24. Carrot rice looks nice and colourful!

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  25. Tasty n healthy lunch box recipe,addition of gostu powder sounds interesting...will try it sometime !!

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  26. Very colorful and healthy recipe gostu powder seems an interesting add!

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  27. Hi Aruna ,

    Your carrot rice looks colourful.

    Neat presentation.

    Keep it up Aruna...

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  28. I'm on a fasting today and will not browse through many pages in your blog today :(, bcz the carrot rice picture itself kick-started my appetitie.

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  30. Wow!! Wonderful recipes!!! Amazing collection of recipes. thanks for dropping in my blog Pachanti Glad to follow u :-)

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  31. Great recipe, I'm always looking for new ones ...

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  32. Looks delicious and healthy dish...

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  33. Hi This is very good recipe. I like it very much thanks for sharing this recipe.
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