Curry Leaves Rice

30 Apr

Karivepaku Annam


Curry leaves 20-30 leaves
Green chillies 3
Salt to taste
Oil 1 tbsp

Cooked white rice 4 cups

Method of preparation:

Wash curry leaves, remove ends and wash green chillies.
Grind curry leaves, green chillies, salt into smooth paste adding little water.
Heat oil in a pan, add above ground curry leaves paste and saute for a minute.

Mix the rice thoroughly with the above fried curry leaves paste.
Serve immediately with a squeeze of lemon.

Notes: The curry leaves rice dries quickly.
Best if prepared with tender curry leaves.

10 Responses to “Curry Leaves Rice”

  1. Jyothi April 30, 2007 at 10:39 am #

    hi raji! really simple and very tasty rice. I used to prepare this with roasted curry leaves powder. I like this rice very much. Beautiful pics also. Thanks for sharing.

  2. richa April 30, 2007 at 4:06 pm #

    hey the curry leaf rice looks yummy, just read about the health benefits of the leaf 🙂

  3. Priya April 30, 2007 at 10:02 pm #

    Hi Raji,

    You have a wonderful blog here and I am surely going to need food photography tips from you 🙂

    My mother makes karivepaku podi and I loved to mix it with hot rice and a dollop of ghee…yummm…will try it out with fresh leaves soon.

  4. Prasad Panthanghi May 1, 2007 at 3:34 am #

    ఇది మా అమ్మ సూపర్ గా చేస్తుంది !!

    బై ద వే ..

    మీ FOOD BLOGS section చాలా బావుంది !! use చాలా అవుతోంది !! 🙂

  5. Mythili May 1, 2007 at 1:34 pm #

    Super recipe !!! Will definitely try it out soon. Photo as usual super duper 🙂

  6. anusharaji May 2, 2007 at 11:41 am #

    @jyothi it sure simple and tastes heaven.
    @richa curry leaf is most extensively used herb in india and mom says it aids digestion but then people discard it regardless of loads of benefits.
    @priya karivepaku podi is tasty too. omg ur making me hungry now.
    @prasad panthanghi mee mother ilage chestara? konni tips ivvandi. and thx for commenting on foodblogs page.
    am glad its useful 🙂
    @mythili thx a lot. do let me know how it came out

  7. DRamu September 29, 2007 at 3:43 am #

    Hai Raji, Thank u for presenting awful andhra’s food. All are super recipies, My mother cooks very nicely..
    anni chaala chakkaga present chestunnare, best of luck… Naa peru Dasari Ramakrishna

  8. kim October 16, 2007 at 10:47 pm #

    ur blog is really tempting and mouth watering,photos r excellent

  9. sonam August 3, 2008 at 8:01 am #

    bahut ache hain

  10. uma November 12, 2011 at 5:02 am #

    yummy iron rich curry leaves are good in a woman’s diet

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