Thursday, January 14, 2010

Sankranti special comfort food - Khichdi

Wish all the Readers of Asan Khana Happy Makar Sankranti ,Pongal,Khichdi,Bhogali Bihu and Uttarayan
As it is a ritual to  prepare Khichdi for lunch ,Prepared this simple Khichdi with rice and chilke wali urad dal.

ingredient needed
Chilke wali Urad dal 50gm
Rice 50gm
salt as per taste
turmeric powder a pinch
ghee pne tsp
ginger grated half tsp
pinch of asafoetida
Procedure
heat ghee in pressure cooker
lower the flame and add asafoetida and ginger
followed by rice and urad dal
fry for a minute or two
add salt,turmeric and water and pressure cook for 3 to 4 whistles.
Serve hot with curd,pickle and Chokha.
Enjoy the festival frens,cee u all soon :-)

16 comments:

Rachana Kothari said...

Wishing You a very Happy Pongal/Sakranti.

sowmya.s said...

wish you a happy sankranti..

Asha said...

Happy Pongal to you N, enjoy the sweet! :))

Vanamala Hebbar said...

Happy Pongal ...

Priya said...

Happy Sankranti to u & ur family..such a comforting khichdi..

ruchikacooks said...

Yum Yum..Khichdi with kadhi is our favorite..Happy Sankaranthi to you

Spice said...

Happy Sankranti...my mom makes similar khicdi for this day...

LG said...

Happy Sankranti Priyanka. color kyon nikal diya photo se? Khichdi is a super comfort food.

Cham said...

Happy Pongal To u and ur family!

Deepa G Joshi said...

truly a comfort food..love it. Happy Pongal/makar sankranti!!

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A 2 Z Vegetarian Cuisine said...

Happy Sankranti, delicious Khichdi.

myspicykitchen said...

Happy Sankranti! never tried khichidi with urad dal.

homecooked said...

The khichdi looks delicious! Happy Sankranti to you.

Parita said...

Khichdi is my favorite comfort food!!
Happy makar sankranti

Sheetal Kiran said...

Wish you a very Happy Sankrant! Growing up, I disliked khichdi, but now I absolutely love it for its simplicity and soothing flavors. Wonderful recipe!

EC said...

Sounds amazing..thanks for the entry