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Rice with spring onions Vengaya thal saadam

Rice with spring onions Vengaya thal saadam is a popular South Indian Main
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Serves 4
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1 bunch - Spring onions (around 8 of them with greens)

1.5 cup - Sambar Onions (scallions)

1.75 cup - Rice (basmati preferably)

3-4 - Green chillies (finely chopped)

2 tsp - Ginger (finely chopped)

1 tsp - Mustard Seeds

1 tsp - cumin

1 tbsp - oil/ghee


  1. Cook rice. Each grain should be separate.
  2. Peel shallots and halve them.
  3. Chop spring onions and separate whites and greens.
  4. Heat the oil. Add mustard.
  5. Once it starts popping, add cumin.
  6. Saute for a few seconds and add chopped green chillies and ginger.
  7. Add halved shallots and sliced spring onion whites.
  8. Saute till translucent.
  9. Add spring onion greens and salt.
  10. Saute for 30 seconds.
  11. Add rice. Mix well and serve.
  12. Recipe courtesy: foodiliciousnan

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