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Saturday, May 18, 2013

Peas Palak Rice

Peas and palak are a delicious green veggie's with lost of nutrients in it. They form a wonderful combo when added to a dish and makes the dish look more delicious .Thanks to Meenu anuty for sharing this delicious Rice variety :) Click here for  her version :)

This is an simple and easy to make lunch box recipe which tastes yummy . You can have this rice with any raita and papad :)  Lets move on to this easy quick recipe.


1 cup  rice
1 bunch spinach chopped
1 cup peas 
1 onion chopped 
1 small Tomato
1 tsp cumin seeds 
1 green chilli (slit) 
1/2 tsp Red chilli pd
1/4 tsp Turmeric pd
1/2 tsp cumin pd
1 tbsp Lemon juice
1 tbsp oil 
salt to taste 


  • Boil rice with salt and keep it aside. In a pan heat oil, add jeera and let it splutter. 
  • Add onion and saute till they are translucent.
  •  Add green chilli and chopped spinach and stir them well..After the spinach has reduce its volume add peas and saute them till they are cooked.
  • Add red chilli pd, cumin pd, turmeric pd  and little salt as the rice already has salt. 
  •  Mix well and cook till the raw smell of the masala's goes off . Add lemon juice and mix again lightly. Finally add boiled rice and mix gently. 
  • Don't over mix them as the rice may break. Peas palak rice is ready to serve with raita.  

Sending to Homely Food


  1. Manjula, this looks amazingly tasty and healthy!! Would love to have this...

  2. Delicious healthy palak rice...

  3. love the last click and super delicious & healthy one pot meal.


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