Coconut Rice

Coconut Rice

Coconut RiceHow To Make Coconut Rice

1 tbsp olive oil or vegetable oil

1 tsp mustard seeds

3 1/2 cups freshly cokked white basmathi rice

1/4 tsp brown or black mustard seeds

6 whole unsalted cashews

7 curry leaves

2 medium dried red chilli

1tsp skinened split black lentils or urad dal

1/4 cup freshly grated or shredded coconut

salt to taste

pinch of asafetida

few sprigs of cilantro,roughly chopped


 1.   In a large sauce pan heat the oil ,add mustard seeds, Asafetida,cashews,curry leaves

       chilli,black lentils and salt.stir over a medium heat for a minute.

2.    Add the coconut and fry for one more minute.

3.    Add the cooked rice and gently mix and heat through

4.    Sprinkle  with cilantro.