Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Instant bisibele bath

Bisibele bath is a famous south indian dish,as it is whole some food with lots of veggies with  combination of dal and rice.Today i have prepared it by short cut .I mean to say instead of preparing bath powder i just tried it with my Sambar powder and its done.


  1. Rice-1cup
  2. Tur dal(yellow lentil)-1 cup
  3. Mixed vegetables-2 cup( french beans,carrots,brinjal,peas)
  4. Tamarind- 1 big lemon sized ball
  5.  Sambar powder-1tbsp
  6. Jaggery-2tsp
  7. Mustard
  8. Pepper corn-1/2tsp
  9. Curry leaves-2springs
  10. Cashew nut-7-8
  11. Red chilly-2
  12. Turmeric powder-1/2tsp
  13. Ghee or oil-1tbsp
  14. Salt to taste

  • Pressure cook rice,vegetables and dal separately ,You  can cook  vegetables with rice with little turmeric powder.
  • Now open the pressure cooker lid once it is cools down  and take out the rice and dal.
  • Soak tamarind in a cup of warm water and make a pulp.Now mix the sambar powder and jaggery and mix it well  in that pulp and keep aside
  • Now transfer the rice and dal together to a heavy bottom sauce pan and add some salt.The mixture should be little watery .
  • Now add tamarind-sambar powder mixture and bring to boil.Once it is done switch off the fire .
  • Now its ready for seasoning.Heat a small pan add some ghee then add mustard followed by pepper corns,red chilly,cashew nut and curry leaves and pour this over the rice-dal bath