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Cabbage Rice Recipe | Kids Lunch Box Recipes
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Cabbage Rice

Cabbage Rice, a quick, easy to make healthy rice variety which is a perfect recipe for Kid's Lunch Box. Cabbage along with onions, peas are sauteed with salt, green chili and ginger. To this sauteed veggies, cooked rice is added and gently mixed. A very mild but so delicious rice with richness of vegetables.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dinner, Kids Lunch Box, Lunch, Rice Varieties
Cuisine: Indian, South Indian
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 303kcal
Author: Sowmya Venkatachalam


  • Heavy Bottomed Pan


  • 1 cup Rice Cooked
  • 2 cups Cabbage Shredded
  • 1 nos Onion Sliced
  • ¼ cup green peas
  • 2 nos Green Chili Slit
  • 1 tsp Ginger Finely Chopped
  • To taste Salt
  • 1 tsp Ghee


  • 1 tsp Mustard seeds
  • ½ tsp Cumin Seeds
  • 2 tbsp Oil
  • Few Curry leaves


  • Heat oil in a pan. Add mustard seeds and one they start to sputter, add cumin seeds.
  • Then, add curry leaves, chopped ginger and slit green chilies and fry for few seconds
  • Then, add finely sliced onions and sauté.
  • One the onions are translucent, add shredded cabbage along with green peas to the pan. Add salt and mix well. Keep the flame in low and stir-fry the cabbage till the cabbage is cooked and becomes soft and tender.
  • Once, the cabbage is cooked, switch off the flame. Add the cooked rice and gently mix everything completely.
  • Then finally add ghee and serve hot! Perfect kids lunch box dish ready!



Serving: 1bowl | Calories: 303kcal | Carbohydrates: 60g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 4g