Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Garlic & Spinach Rice

We all know very well that garlic and spinach together works out always wonder as anything..This wonderful looking rice goes for a quick,easy and simple preparation, which suits prefectly for a lunch box menu as well as for lunch to enjoy along with some fryums or else with hard boiled eggs..Usually i prepare these sort simple stir fry quite often with garlic and spinach together, this time i prepared almost the same stir fry which i spiced up with pav bhaji masala,cumin seed powder and garam masala, finally i tossed those cooked spinach-garlic stir fry along with already cooked rice..We enjoyed having this rice for our lunch today and everyone at home loved this flavourful,healthy and quite a delicious rice..

Garlic & Spinach rice

2cups Cooked rice
2cups Spinach (chopped)
10nos Garlic cloves (chopped)
1no Onion (big & chopped)
2nos Green chillies
1tsp Pav bhaji masala
1/2tsp Garam masala powder
1/2tsp Cumin seed powder
1/2cup Grated coconut
1/2tsp Mustard seeds
1/2tsp Urad dal
Salt
Oil

Heat oil,let splutters the mustard seeds, urad dal, add immediately the chopped garlic,fry for few seconds, add now chopped onions,slit opened green chillies,saute until the onions turns transculent, add the pav bhaji masala,garam masala powder and cumin seed powder along with salt to the onions,cook for few seconds..

Add the chopped spinach to the spiced onions, cook for few minutes until the greens shrinks a bit, add the cooked rice, grated coconut and toss everything gently until the rice gets well mixed...Serve with fryums or any sort of spicy side dishes..

41 comments:

  1. WOw..that's going to be a true delight..Flavourful!

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  2. wow...tats really a yummy stir fry rice...very healthy n tasty...very flavorful recipe too...

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  3. Truely delicious and healthy...:)

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  4. I love garlic and spinach combo, they make an mazing pair isn't it?

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  5. Delicious :) Looks so inviting :)

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  6. The rice looks delicious..true that garlic n spinach are a wonderful combo..flavourful rice..

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  7. So true, garlic and spinach do work well together.

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  8. un plat gourmand et bien parfumé j'adore
    bonne soirée

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  9. Looks so tempting...Healthy rice...

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  10. Un plat plein de saveurs.
    J'aime beaucoup.
    See soon.

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  11. Flavorful and healthy rice..

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  12. This is one of my go-to rice dish when I want comfort food. It's healthy .. tasty and looks great :)
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  13. This is one perfect healthy yummy rice Priya!

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  14. I agree - I always pair garlic and spinach together too... yummy rice.

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  15. Even i prepare the same way more or less and the combo is a winner anytime.

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  16. looks so yummy...and healthy combo

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  17. I adore the flavours of spinach and garlic together. This is fantastic preparation Priya.

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  18. Healthy and yummy .. love the combination .. bookmarked. Priya, could you send this to "Dish it out - Spinach and Garlic" event in my blog?

    Vardhini
    Event: Dish it Out - Spinach and Garlic
    Event: Healthy Lunchbox Ideas - Broccoli

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  19. luv the addition of pav bhaji masala pwd in it..im sure it wud have enhanced the flavour of the rice ..yum !

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  20. I love garlic and greens combo,nice recipe!

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  21. That sounds wonderful, and healthy too!

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  22. Spinach and garlic - you have a tasty and healthy combo there.

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  23. looks healthy and delicious dear...
    I too love adding garlic :)

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  24. Wow!! its a perfect combination of healthy and delicious dish..

    Sunanda's Kitchen

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  25. Comforting rice. I can imagine the garlicky aroma wafting from this

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