Besibele Bhath ,the very famous traditional South Indian Rice Recipe.Enjoyed by all.A healthy mix (Melange) of vegetables,rice and lentils all blended with spices making it a perfect meal.
Tur dal - 3/4 cup (togari bele)
(finely chopped) 1 cup
green peas- 1/2 cup
Chopped onion - 1
Coconut 3-4 tsp
Bisibele Bath powder -4-5 tbsp
Tamarind Juice - 3-4 tsp
Jaggery - 1 tsp
salt for taste
Ghee -1 tsp
In a kadai,add the cooked dal,add the tamarind juice ,masala paste and boil for 2-3 min.
Add the vegetables ,rice and mix well.Add little jaggery,salt and water and mix everything well,till it blends well.Meanwhile prepare the seasoning.Also fry the onion and capsicum in little oil.Add all this to the besibele bhath and mix well.Serve hot with chips and raita.
(alternatively you can cook it in pressure cooker)
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