Sesame Rice

11 Oct

Nuvvu Sajja


Boiled Rice 6-8 cups
Sesame Seeds 1/2 cup
Whole Red Chillies 3
Fresh Grated Coconut 1 tbsp
Mustard Seeds 1 tsp
Oil 1 tsp
Salt to taste


Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp
Broken red chillies 2
Curry leaves 4
Oil 1 tsp

Method of preparation:

Heat a wok on medium-low, add few tbsps of water and sesame seeds.
Let the water evaporate and sesame seeds roast and turn light brown.

Remove roasted sesame seeds from wok, heat a tsp of oil.
Add mustard seeds and whole red chillies.
When mustard seeds crackle, add coconut and remove from heat.
Grind roasted sesame seeds, mustard seeds, coconut and red chillies into somewhat coarse powder with sufficient salt.

Mix the sesame powder and boiled rice thoroughly and keep aside.
In a wok, add all talimpu ingredients in order.
When mustard seeds crackle, add sesame rice and mix well.
Serve hot with any raita.

Notes: Add sliced green chillies to talimpu if you like.

8 Responses to “Sesame Rice”

  1. Rajeswari October 11, 2007 at 11:26 pm #

    I like this rice coz of the simple way of making…:)
    Picture looks perfect..!!!!

  2. Happy Cook October 12, 2007 at 4:58 am #

    Never ever thought about making seasame rice.
    Good idea

  3. padmaja October 12, 2007 at 5:06 am #

    hey i never made anything like this, so authentic and original!!

  4. saju October 12, 2007 at 5:36 am #

    Yum! Lovely looking sesame rice. I love sesame too, tend to include them in many recipes.

  5. suzana September 24, 2008 at 12:31 am #

    i like sesame biscuit, never had sesame rice.. must try

  6. rama December 22, 2009 at 1:13 am #

    nice recipe

  7. santhi September 12, 2010 at 12:42 am #

    nice recipe.sesame is very good in calcium content,so use where ever possible,as we ladies need Ca a lot

  8. jaya September 29, 2010 at 6:06 am #

    thanks i was looking 4 this

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