How to make Kurmura Tadka with Almonds -

Kurmura or puffed rice enriched with almonds. A traditional puffed rice called kurmura is made by heating rice and garnishing it with almonds. Something that is delicious and worth giving a try.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Puffed rice (kurmura/murmura) (ममरा/कुरमुरा), Almonds (आलमंड/बादाम)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Kurmura Tadka with Almonds

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Hindi: chawal
How many times have we thought rice is a blessing? We use it for holy purposes but we also can pressure up a quick pulao or khichdi when hunger pangs are drumming away! This is one grain that is about 98% percent digestible. In India we are familiar with Basmati, Patna or brown rice but it is also available as Italian Rice and Glutinous Rice which is popular in Chinese and Japanese cuisines.

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Kurmura Tadka with Almonds Recipe

  • Puffed rice (kurmura/murmura) 1 cup

  • Almonds 10-12

  • Oil 1 teaspoon

  • Mustard seeds ¼ teaspoon

  • Curry leaves roughly chopped 6-7

  • Turmeric powder a pinch

  • Salt to taste


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan, add mustard seeds and let them splutter. Add almonds, curry leaves, turmeric powder and sauté for ten seconds.

Step 2

Add the puffed rice and mix well.

Step 3

Store in an airtight container and serve as required.

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