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Lemon Rice recipe-How to make simple lemon rice recipe, ????????? ?????

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  • 6 tbsp lemon juice add or reduce according to your taste preference
  • 3 cup cooked rice
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 1 tsp chana dal
  • 1 tbsp peanuts
  • 1 tbsp cashew nuts
  • few sprigs of curry leaves
  • 2 whole dry red chili


  • Spread the cooked rice in a broad plate and allow it to cool it off.
  • In a heavy bottomed pan, heat the oil and add the mustard seeds. When the mustard seeds begin to sputter add the chana dal, peanuts and cashew and fry for a while till they changes its color to golden brown.
  • Now add the whole dry red chili, curry leaves and then add the turmeric powder and remove from flame. To this add the cooked rice, salt and stir the rice gently to avoid smashing of rice.
  • Finally add the lemon extract and adjust the salt and gently mix the rice