Lentil Rice Recipe

Lentil Rice Recipe
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Lentil Rice is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Lentil Rice by following this simple & easy recipe.
Lentil Rice Recipe
Preparation Time 10 Minutes
Cooking Time 30 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Non Veg.
Serves 6
  • 1 cup Lentils
  • 1/3 cup Rice
  • 4 cups Chicken Broth
  • Salt (to taste)
  • ½ tsp Black Pepper (Kali Mirch)
  • 1 tsp Cumin Seeds (Jeera)
  • ¼ cup Olive Oil
  • 2 large Onions (sliced)
How to make Lentil Rice:
  • Heat olive oil in a pan and shallow fry onions, until they turn golden brown. Reserve 4 tbsp fried onions.
  • Combine lentils with chicken broth, salt, and black pepper in a separate saucepan. Cook on medium flame until lentils are cooked thoroughly.
  • Add rice, fried onions, and cumin. Cover and cook for 15 minutes, or until rice is cooked & liquid has evaporated.
  • Garnish with the reserved fried onions and serve.