Soft, aromatic rice Khichu is an extremely healthy and delicious snack which is always eaten hot.
Chef Gautam Mehrishi`s Khichu recipe

- Indian


- 4

Cooking Time

-10-15 Min


- Medium

Preparation Time

- 15 Min


  • 2 to 3 tbsp rice flour
  • 1 tsp green chillies
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • ½ tsp dry mango powder
  • ½ tsp black pepper powder
  • 1 tbsp clarified butter
  • 4 to 5 coriander leaves
  • ½ cup green peas boiled
  • salt
  • water
  • Green peas boiled
  • Peanut oil
  • Red chilli powder
  • Clarified butter
  • Mint leaves


  1. 1

    Boil water in a pot.
  2. 2

    Add salt, chopped green chillies, cumin seeds, dry mango powder, black pepper powder, clarified butter, chopped coriander leaves and rice flour to the boiling water.
  3. 3

    Stir all the ingredients vigorously to make a thick Khichu paste.
  4. 4

    Add boiled green peas and mix well.
  5. 5

    Put the Khichu in a mould to give it a proper shape.
  6. 6

    Garnish with boiled green peas.
  7. 7

    Decorate the serving dish with clarified butter, boiled green peas and mint leaves.
  8. 8

    Drizzle peanut oil and sprinkle red chilli powder.

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>Chef Gautam Mehrishi loves biking through the Himalayas, giving a twist to Indian food and a fragrant pot of desi ghee, not necessarily in that order! His grandpa was his earliest fan who urged him to follow his passion and cook professionally, and he�s never looked back!

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