capsicum bath recipe

Capsicum bath recipe, Capsicum rice recipe

Capsicum bath is a very flavorful and delicious variety rice prepared by tossing cooked rice in spicy and masala flavored capsicum mixture. I prepared this recipe with regular vangi bath powder, yes I just replaced brinjal with capsicum and it turned out more flavorful and yummy dish. Sounds interesting right! This recipe is a perfect lunch box recipe and also an easy lunch recipe that can be prepared in jiffy during working day. A plain yogurt, or simple onion raita or chips goes well with this rice recipe. For this recipe I used store bought vangi bath powder but you can use home bought powder as well also this recipe can be prepared with basmati rice for extra flavors or with with regular rice as well. So try making this recipe next time you have capsicum at home. So let’s get to the making!
capsicum rice

Capsicum bath recipe, Capsicum rice recipe
Serves 2
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Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
15 min
Total Time
25 min
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
15 min
Total Time
25 min
Ingredients
  1. 1. Green capsicum/ Green bell pepper – 1 (small)
  2. 2. Turmeric – ¼ tsp
  3. 3. Vangi bath powder – 1 ½ tbsp
  4. 4. Salt – to taste
  5. 5. Tamarind – small gooseberry size
  6. 6. Water – ½ cup
  7. 7. Cooked rice – 1 cup (regular/ basmati rice)
For tempering
  1. 1. Mustard seeds – ½ tsp
  2. 2. Chana dal – 1 tsp
  3. 3. Curry leaves – a spring
  4. 4. Oil – 1 ½ tbsp
  5. 5. Cashews - 4
Note
  1. * 1 cup = 235 ml
Instructions
  1. Soak tamarind in ½ cup water, extract juice from it and keep it aside.
  2. Wash and chop capsicum into cubes.
  3. Heat oil in a pan, add mustard seeds when it splutters add cashews and chana dal, when it turns golden brown add curry leaves, when aromatic add chopped capsicum cubes and turmeric . Saute well for a minute.
  4. Now add vangi bath powder and salt. Saute fore few seconds . Now add tamarind juice and mix well. Allow the mixture to boil well. After 2 to 3 minutes when oil separated in the sides check for salt and the add the cooked rice and mix well until combined. Serve it hot with raita, plain curd or chips of your choice.
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capsicum rice

  1. Soak tamarind in ½ cup water, extract juice from it and keep it aside.
    capsicum rice
  2. Wash and chop capsicum into cubes.
    capsicum rice
  3. Heat oil in a pan, add mustard seeds when it splutters add cashews and chana dal, when it turns golden brown add curry leaves, when aromatic add chopped capsicum cubes and turmeric . Saute well for a minute.
    capsicum rice
  4. Now add vangi bath powder and salt. Saute fore few seconds . Now add tamarind juice and mix well. Allow the mixture to boil well. After 2 to 3 minutes when oil separated in the sides check for salt. Don’t overcook the mixture as want the crunchiness from capsicum here.capsicum rice
  5. Now add the cooked rice and mix well until combined. Serve it hot with raita, plain curd or chips of your choice.
    capsicum bath

 

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