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Monday, 14 January 2008

Ven Pongal


Raw Rice 1 Cup
Moong dhal 1/2 Cup
Water 3 cup
Cashew nut 10
Curry leaves little
Whole pepper 1 Tablespoon
Jeera (Cummin) seeds 1/2 Tablespoon
Ginger 1 inch
Ghee 3 Tablespoon
Dry Red Chili 4

  • Add little ghee to a kadai and fry the moon dhal for few minutes and leave it aside.
  • Add the remaining ghee to the pressure cooker.
  • Add curry leaves, whole pepper, jeera seeds and dry red chili and fry for 1 minutes.
  • Add finely chopped ginger and cashew nut and fry for a while.
  • Add the fried moong dal and raw rice and fry for few second.
  • Add salt and water close the pressure cooker and leave for 4 whistle.
  • When pressure is released open the cooker and mix well.
  • Serve hot with coconut chutney and sambar.
  • Goes well with Medu Vada.

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