Tuesday, September 4, 2007

JFI Rice - RoundUp

Phew!!!! This round-up was quiet challenging and interesting for me. There were about 163 awesome entries. I Thank you all so much for participating and making it so successful. Most of the entries were retrieved from my spam mails. If I have missed any entries, please do let me know. I will add them right away.

Here goes JFI- RICE countdown!!


Set Dosey from Bhaatukli

Avalakki Dosa from Recipe Junction

Idiyappam/Noolpittu from Ammupatti's thoughts

Kanchipuram Idli from One Hot Stove

Vattayappam from Saffron Trail

Appam from Hot N' Sweet Bowl

Aappam from Ammupatti's thoughts

Varum Arashi Adhai from Hunger Pangs

14 Idies from Cooking 4 all Seasons

Arisi Upma from Tasty Palettes

Idli with tricolour chutney from Add Flavour

Puffed Rice upma from Talimpu

Arisi Upma from Spicy Chilly

Idiappam/Rice String Hoppers from Sizzling Kitchen

Atukulu /poha Pulihara from My Veggie World

Rice & green gram uppittu from Sreelu's Tasty Travels

Panaki from My Foodcourt

Steamed Rice Balls/Akki Unde from Cook Spot

Upma Kozhakattai from My Musings

Flat Rice Appam from Priya's Kitchen

Rice Upma from Tastes From My Kitchen

Varattu Upma (Dry Upma) from En Samayal Arai

Biyam Rotti from Cooking 4 all Seasons

Venn Pongal from Purl up and Crochet

Rice flour starter from Live To Cook

Biryani, Pulao and Vegetable Rice Varieties

Carrot Rice from Andhra Chef

Soya biryani from Recipe Junction

Ghee Rice from Spicy Chilly

Mushroom Fried Rice from The Spice Cafe

Vegetable Fried Rice from Kitchen Queen

Vangi Bath from Esculent Cuisine

Qabuli from Spice Corner

Spicy Tomato Mushroom Rice from Lisa's Kitchen

Peas Pulao from Deepa's Kitchen

Mixed Vegetable and Soya Rice from The Budding Cook

Vegetable Biryani from Neivedyam

Veg Pulao from For The Cook In Me

Vegetable Dum Biryani from Zaiqa

Paneer Methi Pulav from Veggie Platter

Kabuli Pulao from The Singing Chef

Carrot Mint Rice from Letzcook

Brown Basmati Biryani from Out Of The Garden

Cherry Tomato Pulao from Try This Recipe

Minimalist Pulao from Kitchen Aromas

Mint Rice from Ruchi

Tomato Pulao from The Singing Chef

Asparagus Rice from My Workshop

Nawabi Pilau from Chachi's Kitchen

Ghee Rice from Cooking 4 all Seasons

Pickle Rice from Vindu

Vegetable Biryani with Cool summer salad from Finger Licking Food

Tomato Rice from Bhaatukli

Flavoured Rice from Rina's Recipes

Kanji & Payar from Mishmash

Hyderabadi Vegetable Dum Biryani from Ammalu's Kitchen

Capsicum Rice from Andhraspicy

Cumin and Onion Rice from Kajal Dreams

Mumbai shtyle Fried rice from A Cook at Heart

Vaangi Bhath from Menu Today

Mango Sprouts Puluv from Vcuisine

Tahari from "From My Palate

Sprouted Methi Bhaat from The Cooker

Vegetable biryani/ Pulav from My Cookbook

Cheesy Vegetable Pulav from RedChillies

Beetroot Pulav from Aruna & Friends

Hyderabadi Zafrani Pulao from Athika's Curry House

Capsicum Rice from Madhoo's Kitchen

Carrot Peas Pulav from World Wide Cooking

Brown basmati rice with dalma from Add Flavour

Gobichi Masala bhath from Add Flavour

Bell Pepper Rice from Daily Musings

Bisi bele bhath from khana Pina

Kuttansadham from Purl up and Crochet

Vegetable Biryani from Cookery Corner

Sapsige Soppina Bhath(Dill Leaves Pulav) from Karnataka Recipes

Mushroom Fried Rice from Purl up and Crochet

Jeera Pakhara from For The Cook In Me

Mint Rice from The Bubbling Cauldron

Eggplant Rice from Seena's World

Carrot Rice from Ambrosia Flavors

Cabbage Rice from Smitaservesyouright

Rice Usili from Inniya Tamil Virunthu

Spinach Bhath from Mysoorean

Bisi Bele Huli Anna from Cooking 4 all Seasons

Potato Pulao from Cooking 4 all Seasons

Tomato Rice Oriya Style from Cooking 4 all Seasons

Vegetable Pulao from Cooking 4 all Seasons

Phodnicha Bhaat from Bhaatukli

Veg-Biryani from Nalapaka

Coriander Rice from Fusion

Yummy Pulao from What's Cooking

Mixed Vegetable Pulao from Fusion


Pulihora from Simply Spicy

Yellorai from Masala Magic

Mango Rice from Vcuisine

Chitranna from Aarti's Corner

Avakaya Rice from The Singing Chef

Mango Rice from Padma's Kitchen

Ulundogare from Nalapaka

Coconut Rice from Nalapaka

Coconut Rice from Vcuisine

Lemon Rice from Aromas of my Food


Brown Rice Khichuri from Bong Mom's Cookbook

Lobia-black beans khichdi from Musical's Kitchen

Moong Dal Khichidi from Adhi Potoba

Starters and Snacks

Paalakaayalu from Veggie Platter

Appey from The Singing Chef

Murukku from Aarti's Corner

Rice Kadubu from Shreez Kitchen

Khatta Vada from My Space

Chegodilu from Snackorama

Sanna Polo from Food For Thought

Jantikalu from Snackorama

Rice Bhajiyas from Fun and Food

Rice flour wada from Talimpu

Taro Rice Balls from The Singing Chef

Rice Poori from Taste Of Mysore

Patrodo from The Singing Chef

Ammini Kozhukattai from Cookery Corner

Biyam Vadiyalu from Cooking 4 all Seasons

International and Non-Vegetarian


Egg Fried Rice from Jugalbandi

Vegan Maki Sushi from Chachi's Kitchen

Egg Fried Rice from Cooking at Pragyan's

Cantonese fried rice from Purl up and Crochet

Tuna, edamame rice porridge with wolfberry from Teczcape -an escape to food


Rositto-the better Risotto from Jugalbandi

Pesto Rice from Lisa's Kitchen

Risotto with Creamy Bell Pepper from What's For Lunch, Honey?

Three Rice Risotto from Sunita's World

Risi e Bisi from Jugalbandi


Indonesian Rempeyek from Foodie's Hope


Mexican rice casserole from Ahaar

Spanish Paella from Zlamushka's Spicy Kitchen


Chicken and Rice Casserole from Foodie's Hope

Jambalaya from Crazy curry

Far Eastern

Xoi Nep Than from When my soup came alive


Ribbon Rice from Malabar Ruchi

Mutton Pulav from Indian food my recipe world

Desserts and Puddings

A Rice Pudding from Antiquity, from Jugalbandi

Fragrant Lychees with Wild and Brown “Sticky” Rice from Archana’s Culinary Adventures

Ukdiche Modak from Food-n-more

Purple Rice Payasam from Live To Eat

Vennai Puttu from Amma's Special

Sorakaya Payasam/bottle gourd pudding from Padma's Kitchen

Thai Black Rice Pudding from Jugalbandi

Rice Coconut payasam from Vcuisine

Jaangiri from Snackorama

Homemade Rice Milk (Horchata) from Mahanandi

Phirni / Traditional Indian rice pudding from Cinnamon Hut

Rice Pudding with Peach Sauce from As Dear As Salt

Appam from The Yum blog

Rice Urundai from Inniya Tamil Virunthu

Vella Pidi Kozhukkattai from Menu Today

Rice Gulab Jamun from Icookipost

Dhoodhpaak from My Space

Payesh sans dairy (Vegan Rice Pudding) from The Miller Melting Pot

Sakara pongal(Sweet Jaggered Rice) from Add Flavour

Akkaravadisil from The Yum Blog

Rice Balls with cashew nuts from Simple and Delicious

Palada Payasam from Curry Bazaar

Rice Kesaribath from Cook Spot

Patholi from Past, Present and Me

Venna Undalu from a Non-Blogger - "Vijaya"

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Anu said...

Superb round-up Sharmi :-) It's looking sooooo good and now i have a real treasure trove of rice dishes to try.

Srivalli said...

Great Work Sharmi...and a superb round up...so many exciting dishes...once again congrats on a super duper work from you!

Nags said...

wow! this must have been one tough task! hats off to you, really!!!

Vcuisine said...

Sharmi, could see your hardwork. Excellent round up. Array of dishes. Viji

Seena said...

Great work, have arranged very well..

Suganya said...

Rice in every color in the spectrum. Beautifully done Sharmi!

zlamushka said...

wow, what a looooong round-up. This would make a great cokboook. Thanx a lot for letting me participate :)

Madhuli said...

Great Roundup Sharmi. Thanks for hosting and for such a wonderful roundup!

Jyothsna said...

Clap, clap! Good work Sharmi. Nice round-up!

Apple said...

Wonderful round-up Sharmi...this post can be named as a Rice Cook Book..'ve bookmarked many recipes...Great work and hats off to all your efforts..also thanks for letting me in :)


Great work Sharmi !! Now I have a whole lot of recipes to try ....very good round up !! Congrats !!

Priya said...

lovely...look at the variety of dishes..great round up...thanks for adding my receipe...

Nandita said...

A pat on your back for all that effort!! Great work Sharmi

Menu Today said...

Hi Sharmi,
Good job, So many rice dishes to try. I am bookmarking this page. Great Roundup dear!!!!!!!!

sra said...

Sharmi, thanks for the round-up, that was a lot of work!

Anonymous said...

Hi Sharmi,
The round-up is excellent. Thanks for posting my recipe.

Rachna said...

wow, breathtaking roundup, hats off to u for all that hard work...

Sia said...

162 entries??? phew!!! thanks sharmi for this fabulous round-up.

Raaga said...

Lovely round up Sharmi. You chose a fantastic ingredient and you did an awesome job. Thanks for hosting.

Hugs :-)

Rajitha said...

what a great round-up.. we love rice, that is for sure! thanks for hosting this...

RP said...

I am speechless!!!!!!!!!!

Pravs said...

Very nice presentation sharmi...So many different dishes to try.

Laavanya said...

What a great round-up Sharmi - am sure it kept you very busy. Thank you so much for organizing this and for choosing such a loved and versatile ingredient.
I couldn't find my ammini kozhukattai in the round-up though.. please include it when you find the time. Thanks.

Bharathy said...

Categorized very well..Neat work!!
This is a real TREASURE!!
Hugs to you..

Happy cook said...

wow congrats for you with the huge sucess of your event
All of the post look so delicious.
Just going through it, made me real hungry.
Can't imagine what you were going through when u were looking to the recipes.

Sandeepa said...

What a round up...phewwww !!! Sharmi thanks for all that hard work. You deserve a gift for all this...will a virtual Hug do :)

Sharmi said...

Laavanya, I am so sorry. will include it right away ok.

Sandeepa, that would me great!

Tee said...

Beautiful round up, Sharmi!

Padma said...

NIce round-up, it must truck load of work for you my dear, Kudos....great job! I have bookmarked this post for my future reference...It was looking like *Rice Galaxy*

Latha Narasimhan said...

My God!! Nice round up Sharmi! Need to check all recipes! I'll book mark the page!

Coffee said...

CLAP! CLAP! CLAP! for your Sharmi! Thats some work!

I have rice dishes to last a life time now!

Sirisha Kilambi said...

wow Sharmi...Nice roundup dear....
I came to know a no of different recipes thru this post....Very Informative and thanks so much :-)

Vani said...

What a beautiful array of dishes your JFI brought, Sharmi! Great job with the round-up! Thanks for hosting this! :)

Mishmash ! said...

163!! Oh myy!
Rice is the soul of India:) Congrats on doing a neat round-up :)


Ashwini said...

This is one heck of a round up!!! Looks like you spent a nice chunk of your weekend on blogger ;-)
Great going Sharmi - thanks for hosting a wonderful event

Prajusha said...

Great Roundup.Appreciate ur hardwork and effort.

Latha said...

Awesome roundup Sharmi! Thanks so much for all the effort! Now i know where i can come to if i am looking for some quick rice dishes!

TBC said...

Dear Sharmi,
That must have been so much work! Thank you so much for hosting the event & putting the whole thing together. You have done a fabulous job!

Sreelu said...


bravo and kudos, what a wonderful roundup!! Great job !!!you deserve a pat on your back

Mandira said...

163 entries! I am speechless. Thanks sharmi for all your hard work and for this fabulous round up.

Roopa(KitchenAromas) said...

Wow, this is some serious rice explosion! Excellent round up, Sharmi and kudos to you for all the hard work & for being such a great hostess!

ServesYouRight said...

Sharmi - Incredible round-up!!! Goggled at my computer screen in sheer delight. So nicely rganized and presented - will keep coming back to this one many many times. Many many thanks for hosting!


Madhavi said...

Sharmi! that was nice round up with colurful pictures.Thanks for bringing it up so colourful

musical said...

What a round-up, Sharmi! The variety is huge!! Splendid arary of dishes from around the world! I am spellbound :). Kudos to you,for all your effort!

Swapna said...

Awesome round-up Sharmi..I recently finished RCI round-up, so I know how difficult the task is:)..Sorry, I missed this event..
This page is a sure bookmark..

Mansi Desai said...

Amazing roundup Sharmi!! how did u manage to get all that in this post!! Great great job and thanks so much for all your hard work and time!!

as for the dishes, man, its like rice heaven:)

Vidhya Rajesh said...

WOW! That is indeed a wonderful round up Sharmi ! Must have taken a hell lot of time! Now i know where to go to get a new Rice recipe :) ...Thanks for posting my dish :)

Madhu said...

oh wow! Excellent..
Thanks for the wonderful round-up.

Namratha said...

Oh my!! 163 entries...Sharmi I can imagine what a herculean task this was...a job well done I must say!:) and the recipes...ahh this surely is a Rice lover's paradise..I better get started on trying these!

Nupur said...

This round-up is going to be a precious resource for delicious traditional and new rice dishes. Thanks so much, Sharmi!

Cynthia said...

I love round-ups because all I now have to do is bookmark the page :) Thanks for hosting, Sharmi, you done an excellent job.

bee said...

sharmi, that was painstakingly and beautifully done. thank you.

bee said...

Thanks for the great effort. One stop shop for rice based dishes!
It was fun participating.
Jai and Bee

Redchillies said...

What a collection of recipes! Thanks for hosting and putting this great event togther. Seems like a one stop shop for rice receipes.

Arts said...

thats great work Sharmi :)
Am glad that I have so many rice varieties to try now :)
Thanks for taking so much efforts!

sunita said...

Rice has never looked sooo good!Thanks for the lovely roundup:)

Mythreyee said...

GREAT WORK! sharmi. A wonderful recipe juction for rice delights. Its really a tough job to arrange and post this roundup. hats off!

indianadoc said...

Thanks a lot for dropping in my blog...and oops!Awesome round up..I missed my favourite JFI.. :(

Linda said...

Wow Sharmi, what a gorgeous roundup! Lots of delicious new recipes to try. Thank you so much for your hard work! :)

Indira said...

The roundup with so many fabulous and nutritious recipes reads like a rice dream.

Thanks for this lovely Jihva:Rice event, Sharmi. Great job!

bhags said...

My O my, 162 entries, that was a tough task for a round up....good work and congrats for the response

Sig said...

Wow, great round up Sharmi... that must've been a lot of work... hosting is such a difficult task, and to get all of 162 entries so neatly categorized... hats off to you...

Richa said...

hey sharmi, that's one lovely round up, so many rice dishes to choose from! great job, now you can relax!

BTW, the name of my blog is 'As Dear As Salt' all 4 words are separate :)

Priya said...

hi..thank you for making the changes...when you get time do visit my blog...

Seema said...

What a beautiful roundup lady. This is surely a must bookmark for everyone. You surely did a wonderful job in putting them up all together in such a beautiful way. Thanks a billion to you buddy.

Archana, mama of twins said...

Its a beautiful roundup! Thanks for all your efforts.

Priyanka said...

Sharmi....thats such a great round up-so many varieties and such delicious ones to boot...great job...will keep coming back for more....sorry couldnt participate this time bcoz of the move and exams and all...

Suma Gandlur said...

This must be a sort of record with that many entries. It must have been tough for you.
Great round up, Sharmi and I have already bookmarked a couple of recipes to try.

Viji said...

wowwwwwwwwww that was a fantastic round up,my god so many entries????u must have lot of patience to host,sort and publish it rt?good work sharmi.

Kajal said...

WOW.......163 entries and you work for all great work my dear. Really this is very time demanding process but you work very well my dear. When I need rice recipe not need to go anywhere.:))))

SMN said...

A big appulse, Sharmi.. for the effort and the commitment.. nice round up thnx for entering my recipe.. njoy..


Siri said...

Awesome effort Sharmi.. and compiling 163 entries is not an easy task..:).. was thrilled to see so many rice recipes at one place.. Good Job gurl..:D

Jyothi said...

Hi Sharmi! never expected ........ really surprised to see these many entries. Really we can see your hard work. Great job dear and thanks for hosting such a lovely event. Bookmarking this page. Have to try a lot... :D

SeeC said...

Excellent Sharmi. Should have definitely taken a lot of time.
Appreciate your interest and hardwork.

Sunshinemom said...

I was searching for something in google and ran into this round up. It has some really lovely puddings and rice dishes I would love to try. Off to check them. Thanks for hosting such a nice theme!

Manifestation said...

Awesome Sharmi,Thank you so much.It's a long journey of delicious round up.Wish you all the very best.

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inhydderabad said...

Superb round-up Sharmi :-) It's looking sooooo good and now i have a real treasure trove of rice dishes to try.