South Indian Lemon Rice Recipe :

Lemon rice is a lunch option in many households of Southern India that is hassle free. A sprinkle of lime juice in seasoned rice can go a long way in curbing your hunger pangs anytime and anywhere. Here's a recipe for a refreshing and tangy lemon rice. Check the step by step procedure of south indian lemon rice recipe (lemon flavoured rice recipe) below.

south indian lemon rice recipe

Ingredients : 

Boiled Rice
1 Cup
Red Chili
3 in number
Mustard seeds
1/4 teaspoons
Chana dal/ split bengal gram
1/2 teaspoons
Urad dal /Black gram
1/2 teaspoons
10 grams
Ginger (finely chopped)
1/2 teaspoons
a pinch
Curry leaves
2 springs
Green Chili
5 in number
to taste
Turmeric powder
1/4 teaspoons
Cooking oil
1 or 2 tablespoons
Lime juice
1/4 cup

Procedure to Make South Indian Lemon Rice Recipe (Lemon Flavoured Rice)

>> First Boil a cup of Rice & keep aside
>> Heat oil in a pan & fry Red Chilles for few seconds
>> Add Mustard seeds, split Bengal gram, Cashews, black gram and peanuts
>> Cook on medium flame for half a minute (without burning)
>> Add chopped ginger, curry leaves, chopped green chillies, Asafoetida, salt and turmeric powder
>> Turn off the stove after 2 minutes, add lime juice to the tempering and mix it with the precooked boiled rice.
>> Now garnish with some fresh coriander leaves & eat HOT
This Indian Lemon Rice Recipe is very easy to prepare & mostly employees or bachelors who don’t have time to cook, can try this Lemon Rice recipe in Indian style to save time.