• Manju Shunmugam

Tasty Arisi Upma

Upma is a mild food and can be had anyone by all the age group people. In this lockdown because of shortage of some of items we can try making rice upma which is very easy to prepare and taste yum!!!

Let's start preparing Arisi Upma...


  • Rice - 1 cup

  • Oil - 2 tbsp

  • mustard - 1 tbsp

  • channa dal - 1 tbsp

  • splitted urad dal - 1 tbsp

  • curry leaves - few

  • Onion - 1 small

  • Salt for taste

  • Coconut for tampering

  • Water - 2.5 cup


  • In a pan fry the rice till it changes the colour.Let it cool down then grind it to rava form.

  • In a pressure pan add oil ,once it is hot add mustard ,curry leaves , channa dal and urad dal.Let it splutter then add onion and stir fry it.

  • Add water and salt.Let it come to boil add the grinded rice and mix it gently so that no lump is formed.

  • Add fresh grated coconut and cook it low flame for 10 mins.

  • Arisi upma is ready to serve.