Chitra Anna

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Also Known As:  Chitra Anna

Category:  Variety Rice

Region:  Karnataka

Type:  Vegetarian

Serving Size:  3  Adults

Cooking Time:  30  Minutes

Preparation Time:  20  Minutes


  1. Rice     1    cup
  2. Mustard Seeds     ½    tsp
  3. Red Chillies     10    nos.
  4. Grated Coconut     ½    cup
  5. Asafoetida     1    pinch
  6. Jaggery(Sarkkara)     ¾    tsp
  7. Salt to taste     ½    tsp
  8. For seasoning
    1. Oil      2    tbsp
    2. Mustard Seeds      ¼    tsp
    3. Curry Leaves      1    stalks
    4. Black gram dal      1    tsp
    5. Red Chillies      4    nos.
    6. Black gram dal      1    tbsp
    7. Turmeric Powder      ¼    tbsp
    8. Salt to taste      ½    tsp


  1. Cook the rice till done. Do not overcook.
  2. Grind the other ingredients to a coarse paste and keep aside.
  3. Place a wok over heat and pour in the oil. When hot, put all the ingredients for the seasoning.
  4. Then add the paste and fry. Mix it well rice .
  5. Serve it hot.

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