Friday, March 13, 2009

Curried Eggplant Rice - T&T from Tasty Palettes

When i saw this curried eggplant rice recipe in Suganya's Tastypalettes, i really want to give a trial to this delicious rice, as its quite simple n easy to prepare...we love these sorts of easy rice dishes and Suganya's curried eggplant rice tempted me a lot...We like it much and i followed everything as same as Suganya did and finally i just added few grated coconut to this dish..its ressemble very much as vangi bhath slightly..Thanks a lot Suganya for sharing this easy eggplant rice dish..this rice dish suits prefectly for lunch box menu too,with simple papads n chips they tastes divine n am damn sure kids will love for the sure..U can find this recipe here...This is my second entry for Tried & Tasted - Tasty Palettes guest hosted by Sweatha of Curry leaf, event started by Zlamushka...

1cup Rice (cooked)
1cup Eggplant (chopped lengthwise)
1no Onion (chopped)
1/2tsp Mustard seeds
1tbsp Channa dal
1/4tsp Turmeric powder
1tbsp Urad dal
2tsp Curry poder
2nos Green chillies
3nos Curry leaves
3tbsp Grated coconut

Heat oil n let the mustard seeds splutters, add the channa dal, urad dal n green chillies, once they get fried add the curry leavers, chopped onion n turmeric powder..add the eggplant pieces, curry powder and salt to the transculent onion, saute until the eggplants get cooked n mixed well with spices...mix the cooked rice n grated coconut..toss gently..

Serve hot with any side dishes!!!


  1. yummy yummy rice yaar ..priya itoo miss u people very much but what to do since iam on second pergency iam having vomtings and unable to cook n post..

  2. Wow superb.....Still in the bookmarked recipes to try this out. you are so fast dear. Recipe looks yum.

  3. I was also thinking of trying this recipe.It looks yumm

  4. Yummy brinjal rice priya,brinjal in any form i love it

  5. Great choice, I don''t know I have time left to squeeze in one for this event too, my posts are full already! :)

  6. Haven't tried brinjal rice yet..sweet idea..looks yummy too

  7. Priya, you are a super lady.. In just few days, my feeds shows 7 recipes.. Hats off to u! We call it vangi bhath.. and your's looks duper delicious!

  8. Hey Priya...Eggplant rice looks delicious...I love Eggplants..

  9. It looks really yummy. I love dishes like these, but my daughter she woudn't eat them unless if i pick out all the veg, which will make me cranky for the lunch time.

  10. Interesting recipe, a must try one.

  11. Very intresting recipe Priya.. I should try this soon :)

  12. Nice recipe priya, will give a try !

  13. one more good choice from suganya yours looks so yum yum perfect priya

  14. Same pinch, huh? I love the rice for the simplicity!

  15. The rice looks delicious...I had thought of trying this too...

  16. Hi Priya, I adore eggplant. Thanks so much for participating T&T this month :-) I ll be looking forward to your next month´s participation :-)

  17. I agree with Zlamushka,Thanks for sending this to T&T,the rice looks very inviting
    Do send more as and when time permits.

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  19. Grated coconut is a brilliant idea. I am guessing unsweetened dessicated variety would be nice too. You amaze me with your endless energy, Priya. A big 'Thank you' is all I can say :)


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