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Came across this rice in a organic store with high fiber content and helps in reducing obesity and diabetic related issues.

What you need:
1 and 1/2cup - Varagu Rice
1/2 cup - Moong Dhal
1/4 tsp - Turmeric powder
1/2 tsp - Peppercorns
1 no - Green cardamom
1/2 tsp - Cumin Seeds

1 tsp - Oil

1 tbsp - Fresh coriander, chopped
5 cups - Water

How to make:

Wash well and soak rice and moong dhal for 15 minutes, drain and keep aside.

In a pressure cooker, heat the oil, add cumin seeds, pepper, cardamom, rice and dhal mix well add water, salt, turmeric powder, close the cooker with lid and cook for 5 - 6 whistles.

Serve it immediately with pickles.


something very new to me...sounds interesting
Shama Nagarajan said…
delicious and inviting
Saranya Balaji said…
Very new recipe to me...looks yumm..
Priya Suresh said…
Loved ur healthy touch here, varo rice works wonder in this kind of watery khichdis na..Inviting dish Sis.
Vimitha Anand said…
Heakthy filling khicdi kalps
S.Menaga said…
Super n healthy kichadi...
PT said…
looks like a healthy dish.. thanks for sharing..
Shanavi said…
seriously, a comforting bowl for me..Loved it totally..Drool
very very yummy kichidi... love it...
wow...this sounds new