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Simple Pulao

  • Simple Pulao:

  • Ingredients:
         1.Basmati rice (2&1/2 small bowl)
         2. Oil ( 1& 1/2 tblspn)
         3. Cauiflower (1 no small)
         4. Capsicum (1 no medium)
         5. Green vatana/Peas legume (1 no small bowl soaked overnight)
         6. Potato (1 no small-medium)
         7. Onion (1 no cut lengthwise)
         8. Tomato (1 no cut long/lenthwise)
         9. Turmeric powder (haldi)
        10. Green chillies (2 no cut long)
        11. Red chilli powder (1-2 tspn)
        12. Garam masala (half-1 tspn)
        13. Ginger-Garlic paste/wet masala (see basics)
        14. Salt to taste
        15. Coriander leaves to garnish
        16. Water (2-3 cups)

  • Preparation & Cooking:
          1. Clean the basmati rice and soak in water for 10-15 mins.
          2. Cut the cauliflower and soak the florets in water to clean.
          3. Cut the capsicum long chops,also the potato and tomatoes,cut lengthwise
          4. Heat oil in a broad vessel, add mustard & cumin seeds.
          5. Add the onion & green chillies,saute for 1 min. Add the soaked green vatana.
          6. Saute the green vatana and cook for 2-3 mins.
          7. Add the ginger-garlic paste/wet masala,turmeric powder & red chilli powder.
              Mix well.
          8. Add the tomato,florets,capsicum,potato,garam masala & salt saute for 2 mins.
          9. Now add the basmati rice, cover the vegetables with the rice. Do not mix 
              the rice as the grains will break.
         10. Add 2-3 cups of water and cover the lid and cook for 5 mins on low flame.
         11. Check, the rice has absorbed water, now mix the rice with all the ingredients.
         12. Cover the lid and cook for another 10-15 mins on low flame.
         13. Add water only if required to cook the rice,otherwise the rice will become sticky.
         14. The pulao is ready, garnish with coriander leaves.

  • Servings: Two-Three

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                    This pulao is easy to make. Try this recipe on some lazy Sunday!!!!!!! 
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