This recipes is adapted from my wife, Anupama’s capsicum rice recipe. Its a favourite in my house and best enjoyed hot with some raitha.
I add a bit of jaggery too – you might want to reduce the amount as per your taste!
Proso Millet has the largest grain among the millet rices in addition to all the general millet characteristics (gluten-free, low glycemic index, high fibre, etc). It is golden in colour, so it’s also called the golden Millet. Proso millet is a part of the staple diet of many cultures.
Proso Millet is called as Variga (in Telugu), Baragu (in Kannada), Pani Varagu (in Tamil) or Chena (in Hindi)