September 24, 2012

Methi Poha Recipe | Beaten Rice with Methi Leaves (Fenugreek Leaves)

Methi Poha |Flattened Rice with Fenugreek Leaves Recipe
Preparation & Cooking Time : 15 mins
Serves: 3 persons

Ingredients :

Thick Poha / Thick Flattened Rice : 2 cups
Methi / Fenugreek Leaves : 1 cup
Onion : 1 big sized
Green Chillies : 3- 5 
Curry Leaves : 1 sprig
Lemon : 1
Turmeric Powder : 1/2 tsp
Peanuts : 1 tbsp
Mustard Seeds : 1 tsp
Chana Dal : 1 tsp
Urad Dal : 1 tsp
A pinch of hing
Salt to taste
Oil : 1 tbsp


1. Wash the poha with plenty of water. Drain and set aside. 

2. Peel and chop the onion into small pieces and keep them aside. 

3. Heat a tablespoon of oil in a pan. Add the mustard seeds, chana dal, urad dal and peanuts and let them splutter. 

4. Then add the slit green chillies, curry leaves and hing and fry for a few seconds. Add the chopped onions and fry till the onions are translucent. 

5. Now add the fenugreek leaves and turmeric powder. Fry until the leaves wilt. Add the soaked poha and salt and mix well. 

6. Switch off the flame and add the lemon juice to it. Combine well and serve.

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  1. This is an interesting combination! Methi with poha. Will try soon.

  2. droooling here!!looks amazing!

  3. Yumm! I too make it this way sometimes!

  4. Once i have tried with Spinach, this methi poha looks very inviting...

  5. Poha is my favourite.. With methi really tasty

  6. Loved the addition of fenugreek to poha, will try it next time

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  7. Love poha anytime....adding methi is really interesting...
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  8. adding methi is great idea poha any day

  9. Interesting combo..never tried adding methi in poha.will surely try next time!

  10. Very healthy combo dear... Love poha recipes...

  11. Simple and yummy dish..and healthy too!


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