Coconut Rice with Fenugreek Seeds

Coconut Rice with Fenugreek Seeds

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A very different and unusual rice made in coconut milk, with fenugreek seeds adding to the taste and health. A perfect rice dish for elderly people, due to its high fiber and iron content. Very good in diabetes. .

Coconut Rice with Fenugreek Seeds recipe - How to make Coconut Rice with Fenugreek Seeds

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  1. Drain the soaked rice and keep aside.
  2. Heat ghee in a pan, add the cumin seeds and let them crackle. Add methi seeds and fry for a minute.
  3. Add kasuri methi and fry for just 10 seconds.
  4. Add grated coconut and roast on low flame for another minute or so, till it gets a bit brown.
  5. Add the rice and roast on a slow flame for a minute or so.
  6. Add water and bring to a boil.
  7. When it starts boiling, turn the flame to low and add salt and coconut milk.
  8. Cook rice covered for like 8-10 minutes on low flame untill it absorbs whole of the coconut milk.
  9. Garnish with coriander and pepper.
  10. Serve hot.


Coconut Rice with Fenugreek Seeds
 on 24 Aug 19 08:24 PM

Coconut Rice with Fenugreek Seeds
 on 01 Jul 19 07:38 AM

I made this tonight, I used dried coconut and added 1/3 cup more water. After cooking I added a little more salt and a teaspoon of sugar. It was great:)
Tarla Dalal
01 Jul 19 10:38 AM
   Thanks for your feedback.