Gujarati: Khichu

Updated: Jul 01, 2010, 17:48 PM IST

Enjoy out this tasty recipe.

Ingredients :

1 lb Floury potatoes
1 tbsp Tamarind pulp
1/4 cup Water
2 tsp Brown sugar
1 1/2 tbsp Ghee or oil
1/2 tsp Black mustard seeds
1/2 tsp Ground turmeric
1/2 tsp Cayenne or ground chili pdr
1 tsp Ground coriander
1 tsp Ground cumin
1 tsp Salt
2 Fresh green chilies, seeded And thinly sliced
2 tbsp Desiccated coconut

Procedure :

Wash and soak the moong dal and rice together.
In a bowl, mix the dal and rice with the turmeric powder, peppercorns, 4 1/2 cups of water and salt.
Pressure cook for 3 to 4 whistles and set aside for 20 minutes till the steam has been released.
Remove from the pressure cooker,
Add the ghee and mix well.
Serve hot.