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coconut rice

coconut rice recipe
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Tamilnadu cuisine
Servings: 2 servings
Author: Jinoo Jayakrishnan
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  • 2 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1/2 tsp mustard seeds
  • 1/2 tsp urad dal
  • 1 tsp chana dal
  • 2-3 dry red chillies - broken
  • 1-2 tbsp cashews - broken
  • 1 cup grated coconut
  • 2 cups rice
  • salt - to taste


  • Heat coconut oil,Splutter mustard seeds
  • add in urad dal and chana dal and saute till its slightly reddish
  • Goes in red chilli broken and cashews
  • Mix well and add grated coconut and salt
  • Mix well and add cooked rice. Mix gently and serve with pickle or potato fry!