Saturday, May 7, 2011

Mango Chitranna - Tangy seasoned mango flavoured rice

Mango Chitranna

1 -Raw mango, peeled, grated
1 cup -Cooked rice
3/4th cup - Grated coconut
1/2 tsp - Turmeric powder
1 tsp -Mustard seeds
1-2 no. -Green chillies
1-2 -Strands of coriander leaves
Salt -To taste

2 tsp -Oil
1tsp -Mustard seeds
1 tsp -Udad dal
1 tsp -Chana dal
1 sprig -Curry leaves


  • Grind into a coarse paste the grated mango, coconut, green chilli, mustard seeds, turmeric powder, coriander leaves ,salt with very little water. Set it aside.

  • Heat oil in a kadhai and add chana dal, udad dal, mustard seeds, curry leaves and fry till it splutters.

  • Next, add the ground paste to the kadhai and fry for a couple of seconds.

  • To this paste that is getting fried add the cooked rice and mix well so that the rice blends in with the paste.(Add salt if necessary)

  • Take it off the flame, garnish with chopped coriander leaves and serve with accompaniment of your choice.


srividhya Ravikumar said...

wow..tempting click... looks lovely

Lena Rashmin Raj said...

yumm yumm.. fst snap is too tempting

Lena Rashmin Raj said...

wowww.. superb photography... and beautiful presentation

Mehjabeen Arif said...

hmm.. love the manga sooru..

Kurinji said...

Mouthwatering recipe!
Kurinjikathambam, Event : HRH-Healthy Summer, Roundup : HRH-Puffed Rice

AshKuku said...

Baayalli neeru banthu.... Naanu ninnalli bandaaga nanage maadi kodu..... :)~~~ I love mango picture rice..... :D


Suja said...

Tangy and yummy rice,perfect

Kairali sisters said...

Delicious mango rice and way too tempting!

Jay said...

love d tangy delicious taste..
happy mother s day to you ..:)
Tasty Appetite

aipi said...

Just reading the title itself i am drooling :) How i wish i had raw mangoes here. Super duper delicious.
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Mélange said...

That's such a delicious twist to rice..Looks tempting.Love to have few teaspoons.good clicks !

Sukanya Ramkumar said...

Mouthwatering one.... Nice recipe... YUM!

Aruna Manikandan said...

looks perfect and delicious dear....

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Deepthidigvijay said...

mmmm...looks so yummy....
i love this one we call it pulihora....

wanna try it...but sad news is i dont find a tangy mango here!!

Suparna....plz pack and send it to me!!!!!!!;)