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Capsicum Rice is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Capsicum Rice by following this easy recipe.

Capsicum Rice Recipe
8.6 / 10 ( 26 votes)
Recipe Type

• 5 Capsicums (chopped)
• 1 cup Raw Rice
• 1/2 tsp Lemon Juice
• 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder
• 1-1/2 tbsp Dry Grated Coconut
• 3 tbsp Oil
• 1 tsp Black Gram
• 1/2 tsp Mustard Seeds
• 2 tsp Bengal Gram
• Few Curry Leaves
• 1 tbsp Peanuts
• 8-9 Cashew nuts
• 6 Red chilies
• Salt as per taste
• Coriander Leaves for garnishing

For powdered masala
• 2 Red Chilies
• 1" piece Cinnamon
• 1/2 tsp Cumin seeds
• 1-1/2 tsp Black gram
• 2 tsp Coriander seeds
• 1-1/2 tsp Bengal gram
How to make Capsicum Rice:
Take oil in a frying pan and heat it.
Fry all the ingredients of the masala till the mixture turns brown.
Remove the pan and allow it to cool.Grind to make a fine powder. Keep aside.
Cook the rice till it is 3/4 th cooked. Keep aside for cooling.
Now pour oil in a frying pan and add mustard seeds, black gram, Bengal gram, red chilies, curry leaves,peanuts and cashew nuts.
Fry the mixture till it starts fuming.
Add chopped capsicum and fry till it they become tender.
On a medium flame add grated coconut.
Fry the coconut till it turns light brown.
Now add cooked rice, turmeric and salt.
Fry the dish for few minutes until the rice becomes hot.
Sprinkle powdered masala and pour lemon juice.
Mix it properly and garnish with coriander leaves.
Capsicum Rice is ready to serve.
Capsicum Rice Recipe

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  Recipe Reviews
Hi, This is priya.The dish is very excellent.and very yummy.thank u for showing this nice dish
Submitted by: Durga Priya
posted : 26-Dec-2011 11:11 PM

Good one! Easy to cook and tastes good!
Submitted by: Ujwala
posted : 29-Jun-2010 07:40 PM

Submitted by: prithi
posted : 23-Apr-2009 12:27 AM

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