Recipe - Vagherela bhaat (spicy curd rice)

I've been cooking food since a couple of years now, ranging from a full Indian menu to a simple one-off filling dish. This is my first attempt at noting down a recipe on a blog!

This is a 20 min simple recipe, for spicy curd rice, or Vagherela bhaat as we call it in Gujarati.

Ingredients (serves 2):

  • 1 cup basmati rice
  • 2 tbsp sunflower / vegetable oil
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds
  • 1 tomato
  • 1 finger chilli
  • 4 tbsp plain / greek yoghurt
  • 1 tsp chilli powder
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • Pinch of asafoetida powder
  • Salt to taste
  • Freshly chopped coriander (to garnish)


1. Take one cup of rice, add three cups of water and cook it on medium flame.

2. Cook it until it looks like this:

3. Take 2 tbsp vegetable / sunflower oil, 1tsp mustard seeds and put it on low flame; let the mustard seeds splutter.

4. Add 1 finely chopped tomato, 1 green finger chilli (optional) and cook it a bit on low flame.

5. Add 4 tbsp plain / greek yoghurt, 1tsp red paprika powder, 1/2 tsp turmeric powder, a pinch of asafoetida and cooking salt to taste.

6. Mix it, and add it to the oil and tomato mixture.

7. Stir it, and cook it on a low flame for 5 min, until it looks like this:

8. Add freshly chopped coriander before serving:


  1. Nice... thanks from...

  2. This is Francis Sequeira, fromMumbai India.I am looking out for a partnershipto start outreach in Goa, India the former Portuguese colony now part of India.I am planning to set up health centre in Goa for yoga, counselling and DNAgenetic test which brings out 105 gene parameters affecting our health.I wish to suggest a tieup withme through FOREVER LIVING PRODUCTS a ,more than 25 year old US MNC operating inover 150 countries globally. You can form a team of your friends and associatesglobally to promote the high quality aloevera and honey basedproducts of the company globally and earn good commissions regularly everymonth. Once you join through me I will also get some residential incomethen we can partner to start an outreach in Goa India. There are many smallresorts in Goa which are closed down due to pandemic which will open soon. Wecan take one of them to start with. FRANCIS SEQUEIRA, MUMBAI,INDIA PRIYA CHAVAN,BPHARM, MBA GOLD MEDALISTSIMON DAVIDSON,SR.MANAGER,FLP, MUMBAI, INDIA CELL +919820022336HOW TO JOIN FLP USAKindly go on the website Click on JOIN NOWAgain go down on thedashboard and click on Join Click on Option 1:Sponsor information and put my ID Number 910000095804 you will get thisinformation Your sponsor will be: FRANCIS SALVADOR SEQUEIRA ID# 910000095804
    Then continue with your personal information form
    then fill in your address and contact information form
    THEN SIMILARLY  YOU CAN ENROL THOUSANDS ONLINE WHO WILL PURCHASE FLP PRODUCTS AND YOU WILL GET YOUR COMMISSION DIRECTLY IN YOUR BANK ACCOUNT EVERY MONTH. Please send whatsapp on Cell +919004513968 on free webinar about your GENES parameters in your DNA chain and how it has a bearing on your health depending on what you eat and drink.

  3. Help us make more transplants possible!
    We are urgently in need of kidney donors to help patients who face lifetime dialysis problems unless they undergo kidney transplant. Pledge to become a donor and get financial reward. interested donors should contact us at:

  4. Nice πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜„πŸ˜„πŸ˜„πŸ˜„

  5. Moreover, the aesthetic of a reside studio is akin to that found in any offline on line casino, making them almost identical. Evolution delivers the best possible|the absolute best|the very best} reside gaming experience by streaming reside video games directly to the user’s mobile or desktop screen. Their builders continue to impress reside on line casino fans with exclusive tables, native sellers, and feature-packed game codecs. That being mentioned, we’ve prepared a particular choice of reside casinos break up into the most well-liked reside vendor markets. Go via the record below and find out every little thing might be} to know concerning the legalities and rules in terms of|in relation to} nations such because the USA, UK and extra. You won’t get far with reside gaming without a a|with no} proper on line casino to start out|to begin} λ©”λ¦¬νŠΈμΉ΄μ§€λ…Έ half in}, so choosing the right reside vendor on line casino web site is step primary.


Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Movie review - Spiderman - Homecoming

iPhones and iPads