Mango Capsicum Rice


Mango season is coming up, already raw mangoes started arriving in the market. Green mangoes are actually very versatile when it comes to cooking. I’m always fascinated by the color, shape and the tanginess of this tropical veggie. We can prepare any number of dishes out of this multi faceted mangoes….raw or cooked it’s the best veggie I ever admire. Here I’m going to present you the most liked , easy to prepare and not to miss recipe,Mango capsicum rice.

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๐Ÿ”… Rice, cooked – 2 cups

๐Ÿ”… Mango, grated – 1 1/2 cup

๐Ÿ”… Green bell pepper/ capsicum , finely chopped – 1/2 cup

๐Ÿ”…Green chilli, slit – 2

๐Ÿ”… Red chilli – 2

๐Ÿ”… Ginger, grated – 1/2 tablespoon

๐Ÿ”… Coconut , grated- 2 tablespoons

๐Ÿ”… Roasted peanut – 1/4 cup

๐Ÿ”… Turmeric powder- 1/4 teaspoon

๐Ÿ”…salt as per taste

๐Ÿ”… Asafoetida or hing -1/4 teaspoon

For tempering

๐Ÿ”… mustard seeds – 1/2 teaspoon

๐Ÿ”… split urad dal & jeera – 1/4 teaspoon

๐Ÿ”… Chana dal – 1 tablespoon

๐Ÿ”… curry leaves, a sprig


– Cook the rice and keep aside.

– In a thick bottomed pan or kadai, heat 2 tablespoon of any vegetable oil or sesame oil and add the ingredients for tempering. Then add ginger, green chilli and red chilli . ย To this add capsicum, grated mango and turmeric powder. Sautรฉ ย it well for 3 minutes. Once the mango is done,add grated coconut and cooked rice. Add salt and finally roasted peanut and mix well after switching off the flame.

– Serve it with any fryums. It’s a lazy day meal butย definitely going to steal your taste buds. In Tamil there’s a saying ” Ma ootadha soru mangai ootum” , it says mango can make us eat more, than a mom can……. No doubt.






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