Curd Rice Recipe | Oliya Recipe | How to make curd rice

Today we are going to make special curd rice recipe called Oliya. This is a Rajasthani food / marwadi food, which is specially prepared on the occasion of Sheetla Ashtami and Sheetla saptami.

Curd rice recipe/Oliya is a very easy and delicious rice dessert recipes which is prepared using rice and curd, you can also make it with leftover rice. We can make two types of oliya- sweet oliya like kheer or namkeen oliya like curd rice. It can easily served as a cold summer dessert and can be easily stored for 1-2 days in the refrigerator.

So, this summer, prepare Curd rice recipe/ Oliya as a dessert and surprise your family and guests.

Full Curd Rice Recipe/ Oliya Video –

Ingredients for Curd Rice Recipe-

  1. Cooked Rice- 4 cup
  2. Curd- 1 kg
  3. Salt- 1 tsp
  4. Sugar- 1 cup
  5. Cardamom’s Powder- 2 pinch
  6. Dried mint leaves Powder- 1 tsp
  7. Cumin Seeds Powder- 1 tsp
  8. Dry Fruits (cashew, pistachio, almond)

How to make Curd rice Recipe-

  1. For Sweet Oliya- In a big bowl add half kg curd, half quantity of cooked rice, cardamom’s powder, sugar, chopped dry fruits and mix them well.
  2. For Namkeen Oliya- In a big bowl add half quantity of cooked rice, half kg curd, salt, crushed dried mint leaves, cumin powder and mix them well.

Tips for Curd Rice Recipe-

  1. Mash rice before make oliya.
  2. Before adding curd whisk it well.
  3. Use fresh curd it should not sour.
  4. In sweet oliya add 1 tsp salt for increase its taste.
  5. Cook rice with some extra water because for this recipe sticky rice is good.
  6. You can make oliya and store it in refrigerator for 1-2 days.
  7. Eat oliya after keep it in refrigerator for minimum 15 minutes, so it taste best.
  8. If oliya is very thick and you do not have more curd then you can add water.
  9. You can add saffron in sweet curd rice.

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Author: Vimmi Sharma

Hello, My name is Vimmi Sharma. I am from Udaipur, India. I make vegetarian Indian recipes that are easy to cook and good to eat. I create recipe videos, and upload on Youtube and Website. I post home remedies video as well.