Indian Lemon Rice

Similar to Venu Gopal's wife's recipe


  • Cooked rice 2 cups
  • Lemon Juice 3 tbsp
  • Green Pepper 1/4 cup chopped
  • Ginger 1/4 inch piece
  • Turmeric Powder 1/2 tsp
  • Mustard seeds 1 tsp
  • Peanuts 2 1/2 tbsp
  • Salt 1/2 tsp
  • Oil 3 tbsp
  • Curry Leaves Few
  • Cilantro chopped 2 tbsp

In a pan add the oil and fry the mustard seeds, peanuts and curry leaves.

Add chopped ginger and turmeric powder and remove from fire.

Mix the mixture with the cooked rice and add, lemon juice, salt, chopped green peppers and chopped cilantro to the rice.

Note: Rice should not be very hot when you add the lemon juice.