Spicy Chitranna

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Nutrition facts:

240 calories calories, 9 grams fat

Course: Main Recipe
Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Steam Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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How to Make Spicy Chitranna

  • Heat oil in a Kadai.
  • Add sesame seeds.
  • When they splutter, add fenugreek and cumin.
  • After few seconds, add sesame seeds and black gram Dal.
  • When these turn golden brown, add chillies, turmeric powder and asafetida.
  • Add tamarind pulp and 1/2 cup of water.
  • Simmer for 5 minutes.
  • Add rice and salt.
  • Mix well and keep covered on low heat for 5 minutes.
  • Remove from fire and mix in the grated coconut.