Rainy days,monsoon times call for comfort foods like hot steaming rasam with rice ….I
thought to share with you all today an awesome orange rasam recipe loaded with
I used the tropical Kamala orange,you can use any orange.This is a combination with
horsegram which is good for fat loss,and a good source of energy.Horsegram rasam is
considered to be a good remedy for cough and colds too.It is also a good relief for those
with arthritis….and many more benefits if you search.So let’s move on to this simple and
Extract of one orange
2 tblsp.horsegram or Kollu
1 tsp cummin seeds
1 tsp.coriander seeds
8-9 pips of garlic
1 -2 dry chillies
1/2 a tomato
light tamarind water 2-3 cups
salt to taste.
2 red chillies
Grind the bold listed coarsely and set aside.
Heat oil ,add asafoetida,curry leaves,mustard,chillies,and methi and sauté for a minute.
Next add the ground mixture and sauté for a further two minutes.Add 1/2 cup water and
boil for 5-10 minutes.Next Add tamarind water and allow to reach a boil.Add salt to
taste.Add orange juice and remove from fire.Serve hot with plain or steamed rice.