Beetroot Rice the simple way
Formerly, in older days beet root or simply beet was called the poor man`s vegetable. But
it is used in several ways as a delicious side dish. Here is a tasty and simple recipe for beetroot rice.
Rice 1 cup
Beet root chopped 1 cup
Onion sliced 1 nos
Green chillies slit 3 nos
Salt to taste
Oil 2 tablespoon
Cook the rice adding enough water and a pinch of salt.
When half cooked remove from heat, drain and keep aside.
Heat oil in a thick-bottomed pan and saute the chopped onion and slit green chillies.
When the onion turns golden brown add salt and the chopped beetroot to it and saute well.
Add 1 cup water and cook for 15 minutes or till the beet root pieces become tender.
when the beetroot is cooked add the rice, mix well and allow to cook for a further 5 minutes.
Remove from heat and serve.