Monday, May 14, 2012

Vermicelli upma / Semiya upma / Vermicelli vegetable fry

Vermicelli upma / Semiya upma / Vermicelli vegetable fry

Vermicelli - 2 cups
Water - 3 cups
Chopped Vegetables - 1/2 cup ( Carrot + Beans + Peas )
Lime juice - 1/2 tsp
Ginger - 1 tsp ( Grated )
Oil - 1 tsp
Mustard seeds - 1/2 tsp
Urad dhal - 1/2 tsp
Green chilli - 2 no , slit
Turmeric powder - 1 pinch
Salt - to taste


Heat a drop of oil in a pan , and fry the Vermicelli until slight brown color. Set aside .

Heat oil in a shallow pan , add the mustard seeds and allow it to pop , add the urad dhal , green chilli , grated ginger and fry till the raw smell goes away .

Add the chopped vegetables , and salt and cook till the vegetables are crunchy.

Now add the water, turmeric powder , Lime juice and bring the contents to boil . Add the fried vermicelli to it and cook till the water evaporates.

Serve hot with Coconut Chutney .


  1. OMG!!! Awesome and I want this right now!

  2. My favorite breakfast!! Love it..

    Thanks for linking it to the event.

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  3. This is a hit breakfast item in my kitchen - absolutely love it!!

  4. this looks delicious! I love the color too. gorgeous :)

  5. Yummy.. Loved the vegetable semiya upma!

  6. Looks so gud ...I just love this

  7. Simply fills my stomach. Looks very yummy.

  8. simple and delicious recipe ...loved it !!!!

  9. Hello dear

    thanks for stopping by and of your recipes i chose this one as this reminds me of the way my mom makes it. i havent made this in ages but it tastes too yummy and much more fulfilling then maggi noodles hehe

    I m a vegetarian so looking at veggie recipes on your site. glad to follow you.

    random ramblings :)

  10. samiya upma is very nice food for dinner

  11. It looks really amazing!! I have to try it!! Thanks for sharing :-)
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