Sago is back in fashion! It is wonderful when it is paired with enough lemon juice that it is tangy, and enough jaggery that it is sweet, and swimming in coconut milk. A truly delicious and cooling dessert, just made for hot weather. It can be served hot, cold and at room temperature.
Are you after other Sago dishes? Try Sago Pachadi, Sago Payasam, and Sago Pilaf.
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A popular Indian rice dish
Never have there been cuisines that do such a variety of special and wonderful things with rice as many of the Indian Cuisines. The variety is endless. This recipe is for Tamarind Rice. The Iyengar community in Tamil Nadu specialises in this rice and the dish is famous among South Indians. There must be many thousands of variations of this recipe.
Are you after other Mixed Rice recipes? Try Clove, Cardamom and Cinnamon Rice, Persian Barberry Saffron Rice, Sri Lankan Yellow Rice with Yoghurt, Carrot Rice, Urad Dal Garlic Rice, Peppered Rice, and Mango Rice.
What about Tamarind in recipes? Try Kottu Rasam, a Tamarind and Lime Dressing, and Amaranth Soup with Tamarind.
Browse all of our Mixed Rice dishes, and all of our general Rice dishes. Checkout all of our Tamarind recipes too. Explore our Indian recipes here, and our Indian Essentials here, or be inspired by our Late Winter recipes.
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A gorgeous salad or side dish of stir fried sprouted lentils
This dish can be made at any time, and it is also a favourite sweet at Diwali.
This beautiful Indian dessert is a favourite dish made at Diwali, but it can be made at any time. It is quite wonderful, an Indian take on a rice pudding. One of the beautiful traditions of Diwali is the making and sharing of sweet things.
Similar recipes include Warm Rice Pudding with Star Anise Sauce, Pandan Rice Pudding with Lime Syrup, Sago Payasam, and Greek Rice Pudding.
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An exquisite dish, flavoured beautifully with the pepper, balanced with curry leaves and sesame seeds
There are so many recipes for rice, especially rice flavoured with other ingredients. Carrot Rice. Lemon Rice. Curd Rice. Tamarind Rice. Sesame Rice. Coconut Rice. Green Mango Rice.
Pepper rice is easy to make and the aroma! It is an exquisite dish, flavoured beautifully with the pepper – the flavour is so well balanced, not too hot but hot enough (it is pepper after all). Pepper here is the main ingredient, and the rice is the carrier.
This recipe has pepper as the main ingredient, with curry leaves and sesame seeds to offset the heat of pepper. The aromatic flavour of curry leaves, the mild nutty taste of sesame seeds and the sharp flavour of pepper blend into the rice giving it an irresistible authentic flavour.
Are you after other Mixed Rice recipes? Try Carrot Rice, Spicy Eggplant Rice, and Golden Turmeric Rice. You might also like to try Kolache Poha, Coconut Rice, and Kampung Rice.
What about Pepper in recipes? Try Black Pepper Tofu and Pepper Rasam.
Browse all of our Mixed Rice dishes, and all of our general Rice dishes. Checkout all of our Pepper recipes too. Explore our Indian recipes here, or be inspired by our Late Winter recipes.
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