Love Rice is a website dedicated to all things rice, containing information on different varieties of rice, the nutritional aspects of rice, as well as tips for cooking rice to ensure perfect results every time. Love Rice also contains a wealth of delicious recipes from traditional curries and risotto to dishes more suited to special occasions such as rice-based desserts and bread.
Put the drained rice, water, and salt in a heavy pan. Bring to the boil. Reduce heat, cover the pan with a lid and cook until the rice is cooked and the water is absorbed. Keep warm and put aside.
Heat the sesame oil in a saucepan; add the curry leaves, mustard seeds, and cumin seeds. Sauté until the leaves change colour and the mustard and cumin seeds crackle. Reduce heat and add sesame seeds; sauté until they are evenly golden brown.
Add this seasoning with the lemon juice to the cooked rice. Mix well, taking care that the rice grains do not break.