Curd Rice | thayir sadam recipe | how to make curd rice | Spicy kitchen

  • Yield: 1
  • Servings: 4
  • Prep Time: 10m
  • Cook Time: 5m
  • Ready In: 5m

Curd Rice Recipe

Simple and easy south Indian rice dish enriched with fruits,vegetables and nuts.

Curd rice is the star of South Indian cuisine especially in Tamil Nadu. It is a very simple and nutritious comfort food and tastes more delicious with tomato pickle. I have already posted traditional curd rice recipe of Tamil Nadu which is very simple and needed only few ingredients. In this curd rice I have added some vegetables, fruits and nuts which makes this recipe crunchy.

You can also check for some more delicious rice recipes like ghee rice, vegetable pulao,coconut rice,cilantro rice(malliyila sadam),cabbage rice.


How to make Curd Rice?


  • 1 cup of Curd
  • 2 cups of cooked Rice(half bolied/Pachari)
  • 1-2 Green Chillies
  • 2 tbsp. of grated carrot
  • 2 tbsp. of pomegranate
  • Salt for taste

For Seasoning

  • 1 tsp. of Oil
  • 1/4 tsp. Mustard Seeds
  • 1/2 tsp. of Toor dal
  • 2 spn. of finely chopped onion
  • 1/2 spn. of finely chopped ginger
  • 1 spring of curry leaves
  • 2 tbsp. of Coriander leaves
  • 2 no of dried Red Chillies
  • 5 no of roasted nuts


Step 01

Mix cooked rice with curd,chopped green chilli,grated carrot,pomegranate and salt.

Step 02

Heat oil in a pan.

Step 03

Splutter mustard seeds,toor dal,nuts,chopped onion and ginger.fry for 1/2 minute.

Step 04

Add curry leaves,chopped coriander leaves.Saute for a while.

Step 05

Remove from flame and add this seasoning to curd rice and mix well.

Step 06

Serve with pickle or mulaku kondattam.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *