How to make Kadhi Khichdi - SK Khazana -

This recipe is a combination of two of the most comforting Indian dishes that is ‘Kadhi & Khichdi’. When this is mixed together, it gives you an amazing dish that is definitely going to win everyone’s hearts!

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Yogurt (दही), Gram flour (besan) (बेसन)

Cuisine : Indian, Gujarati

Course : Rice

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Kadhi Khichdi - SK Khazana

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The best thing about this grain is its versatility – by adding a bunch of veggies, fragrant spices, dals or meats you can create a number of rice based dishes that blow your mind and can rarely go wrong. Rice can also be used to make rice flour, flaked rice and puffed rice, for use in sweets like puddings, cakes and as a thickening agent for sauces, soups and stews. As the chief ingredient in fermented drinks, rice makes some very potent Chinese spirits and the famous Japanese sake.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Kadhi Khichdi - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Yogurt 1 1/2 cups

  • Gram flour (besan) 3 tablespoons

  • Cooked basmati rice 2 cups

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 3/4 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Ghee 1 teaspoon

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Fenugreek seeds (methi dana) 1/4 teaspoon

  • Ginger finely chopped 1 inch

  • Asafoetida a pinch

  • Onion sliced 1 medium

  • Dried red chilli 1

  • coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Papad to serve


Step 1

Take yogurt, gram flour, turmeric powder, red chilli powder and salt and 1 cup water whisk till smooth.

Step 2

Heat ghee in a non-stick pan, add cumin seeds and fenugreek seeds and sauté till they change colour. Add ginger and sauté well. Add asafoetida and onion and sauté till translucent and mix well.

Step 3

Add dried red chilli and mix well. Add the prepared yogurt mixture and mix well. Cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Add rice and mix well. Cook for 1-2 minutes. Sprinkle chopped coriander and take the pan off the heat.

Step 5

Garnish with chopped coriander and serve hot with papads.

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