Long thin green brinjals-200gms
Grated dry coconut-3tbsp
Bengal gram dhal-2tsps
Powdered asafoetida a pinch
Curry leaves few
Salt to taste
Heat little ghee and fry red chillies,coriander seeds,urad dhal and
add bengal gram dhal.Remove from fire and add grated coconut to that hot pan and mix well.
When it cools down powder the spices.
Cut brinjals into 1inch long pteces and soak in salted water till required.cook rice with 2cups of water and allow it to cool.separate the grains.Heat oil and add the seasoning,when it is done add asafoetida and brinjals.Fry in medium flame till it is roasted well.Add powdered spices,salt and cooked rice.Fry for few more minutes.Remove from fire add garam masala pwd,fried cashewnuts and curry leaves.Seqeeze juice of lemon and mix well.