Samak Kichdi
Samak Kichdi is a light and nutritious dish, often consumed during fasting days in India. It's a simple yet delicious meal made with samak rice (barnyard millet) and potatoes, spiced with green chillies and cumin seeds. Ingredients: Samak rice, Green chilli, Ghee, Potato, Cumin seeds, Salt
45min
Cook Time
4
Servings
Recipe
210 kCal
Recipe
1
Rinse 200 grams of samak rice under running water until the water runs clear. Soak it in water for about 30 minutes.
2
Heat 2 tablespoons of ghee in a pan over medium heat. Add 1 teaspoon of cumin seeds and let them splutter.
3
Add 1 finely chopped green chilli and 2 medium-sized chopped potatoes to the pan. Sauté until the potatoes turn golden brown.
4
Drain the soaked samak rice and add it to the pan. Stir well to mix with the potatoes.
5
Add 500 ml of water and salt to taste. Cover the pan and let it cook on low heat for about 15-20 minutes or until the rice and potatoes are cooked.
6
Once done, turn off the heat and let it sit for a few minutes before fluffing the kichdi with a fork.
7
Serve hot with a side of yogurt or pickle.
Nutrition
210
kCal
4 g
Protein
6 g
Fat
36 g
Carbs
Green Chilli
23% OFF
Green Chilli (Hari Mirch)
100 g
₹26
₹34
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100 g
₹33
₹45
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22% OFF
Picador Chilli (Achari Mirch)
250 g
₹46
₹59
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Ghee
13% OFF
Organic India Organic Cow Ghee
500 ml
₹619
₹715
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25% OFF
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900 ml
₹435
₹580
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33% OFF
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200 ml
₹101
₹151
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27% OFF
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1 l
₹476
₹660
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₹620
₹635
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1 l
₹672
₹725
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900 ml
₹472
₹590
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1 l
₹650
₹665
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500 ml
₹313
₹320
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Amul Cow Ghee (Tin)
1 l
₹658
₹665
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Potato
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1 kg
₹79
₹101
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1 kg
₹36
₹47
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500 g
₹16
₹22
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1 kg
₹39
₹49
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All the tools you would need
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1 piece
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₹1,699
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1 piece
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₹90
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Vinayak Stainless Steel Fork Set (6 units)
1 unit
₹201
₹299
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Cumin Seeds
16% OFF
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100 g
₹79
₹95
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42% OFF
GMC Cumin Seeds / Jeera Seeds (100 g)
100 g
₹69
₹120
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20% OFF
Organic Tattva Organic Cumin Seeds / Jeera Seeds
100 g
₹144
₹180
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100 g
₹180
₹190
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Whole Farm Premium Cumin Seeds / Jeera Seeds
200 g
₹109
₹245
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Pro Nature Organic Cumin Seeds / Jeera Seeds
250 g
₹420
₹525
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500 g
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₹600
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₹78
₹135
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100 g
₹79
₹130
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Orika Nagauri Bold Cumin Seeds / Jeera Seeds
250 g
₹210
₹290
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Salt
14% OFF
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₹28
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₹65
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500 g
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₹68
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100 g
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₹28
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500 g
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₹150
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