Vysya's Delicious Recipes -Dosa Corner


Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Kothimeera Annam Recipe - Coriander Rice - Kothamalli Sadam

Coriander Rice is an Easy comforting flavourful Rice Recipe made with fresh Coriander leaves.  I have added Coconut Milk  to give Extra taste & flavour.It is an Easy one Pot meal or Lunch Box Recipe. you can  serve with Papads or Raita.Coriander leaves have more digestive enzymes so which helps in digestion.It reduces Cholesterol levels & high blood pressure.High Vitamin K Content in Coriander leaves keeps the bone healthy.Now we will see the Preparation of Coriander Rice.

Kothimeera Annam Recipe

Kothimeera Annam Recipe

 Prep Time : 10  min. 
Cook Time : 12    minutes.
Recipe Category:Rice Varieties
Serves  :   2.


Basmathi Rice/Seeraga Samba Rice - 1 Cup.
Coconut Milk - 1 Cup.
Onion - 1.
oil - to fry.

To Grind

Fresh Coriander leaves - 1 bunch.
Green Chillies - 3 - 4.
Salt - As needed.
Ginger - 1 inch.
Pearl Onions - 10.

To Temper

Bay leaf - 1.
Cumin seeds - 1/2 tsp.
Cardomom - 2.


Soak the Rice for 1/2 an hour with 1 cup of water.
Prepare Coconut Milk.

  • Grind fresh Coriander leaves,Green Chillies,Ginger,Pearl Onions & salt into a smooth Paste with little water.                                                

  • Heat the oil in a Cooker add bay leaf,cardomom & cumin seeds. saute for few seconds till you get Good Aroma.
  • Add chopped onions saute till it turns Pink.
  • Add Coriander leaves paste  Saute & cook for 2 minutes.
  • Drain the rice, add it to cooker, saute for 2 minutes. Then add a cup of Soaked Rice water & Coconut Milk. Mix well.

  • Close the lid. When pressure starts Coming from the Cooker vent, keep the flame to sim.Now Put the cooker weight & cook for 5 minutes.
  • Now switch off the flame. Open the Cooker after 15 minutes. Serve hot with Raita or Papad.

  • Adding Coconut Milk gives Nice flavour to the Rice.
  • you can saute few Cashews in Ghee & add it to Cooked Coriander Rice.
  • Add Chillies according to your Spice level.
  • Always use fresh coconut to extract coconut milk for Good taste.
  • you can also use Ready made Coconut cream powder to prepare Coconut Milk.


pankti said...

wow.. so many flavours.. lovely..