Rava Kitchadi / Kalyana Rava Kitchadi - A must in Tamil Brahmin Wedding Breakfast

Roasted Rava             :   1 cup
Moong dal                 : 1/4 cup 
Chopped vegetables  : 1 cup ( carrot,beans,potato) 
Chopped onion          : 2 tbsps
Chopped tomato        : 2 tbsps
Green peas                 : 2 tbsps
Green chillies            : 4
Oil                              : 2 tbsps
Ghee                          : 2 tbsps + 1 tbsp 
Turmeric powder        : 1/4 tsp 
Water                         : 3 1/2 cups
Mustard seeds
Curry leaves 


Wash & pressure cook moong dal for upto 2 whistles.
Heat 2 tbsps Oil  + 2 tbsps ghee in a heavy bottomed pan,add mustard seeds and allow it to splutter.
Add Onion,green chillies ,curry leaves and fry.
Add all the chopped vegetables, green peas,tomato, turmeric powder and salt.
Cook the vegetables for 5 minutes on low flame. 
Now add water and let it boil.
When water starts boiling,add the mashed dal, mix & reduce the flame,add rava slowly.
Keep stirring to avoid formation of lumps.
When all the water is absorbed, cover and cook on low flame for 5 minutes.
Finally add the remaining 1 tbsp ghee and mix everything well. 
Serve hot with coconut chutney.

1 comment:

sripriya vidhyashankar said...

Easy tiffin recipe.. my fav khichidi..perfect with coconut chutney..yummm..