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Lemon Rice is a famous South Indian recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Lemon Rice by following this easy recipe.

Lemon Rice Recipe
8.3 / 10 ( 24 votes)
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• 2 cups Rice
• 2 to 4 (depending on the juice) Lemons
• 2 tbsp Peanuts
• 1 tsp Turmeric
• 2 tbsp Chana dal
• 1 tbsp Urad dal
• 10 Red chilies
• 5 to 7 Green chilies
• 2 tbsp Mustard seeds
• 1 tsp Jeera
• 1 small bunch of Curry leaves
• 1/2 cup Oil
• Salt
How to make Lemon Rice:
Cook rice and keep it aside.
Add to the rice (not very hot) little oil, turmeric, salt and mix it well.
Now squeeze lemon juice and add it (according to taste) to rice and mix well.
Heat oil in a pan, add chana dal, green chilies, urad dal, peanuts, red chilies, curry leaves, mustard and jeera to fry.
When the ingredients turn brown and mustard starts to splutter, add this to the above prepared rice.
Now your Lemon Rice is ready.
Lemon Rice Recipe

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  Recipe Reviews
Try this. Add turmeric to rice. Heat oil add mustard . after it splutters add channa dal, urud dal peanuts, red/green chillies, hing, curry leaves and take pan out of the flame and add lemon juice in pan and immdly pour over turmeric & mix.
Submitted by: Nabanita
posted : 14-Jan-2008 09:27 AM

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