Kerala Simple Ghee Rice

Ghee rice or Neyi choru

Kerala Simple Ghee Rice

Ghee rice or Neyi choru

Category : Vegetarian, Rice

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By Silpa Surendran

Published On: 19 Oct 2002

Rating: 3
18 Votes, 13 Reviews
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30 Minutes
Served : 4
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

Grind cardamom, cloves, cinnamon and pepper.

Step 2

Grind chillies, garlic and ginger with a little water to a fine paste.

Step 3

Heat Ghee in a pan.

Step 4

Add bay leaf, carrot and 1/2 the onion. Fry for 3 minutes.

Step 5

Add ginger garlic paste. Stir and fry for 2 minutes.

Step 6

Add the ground spices.

Step 7

Add washed and drained rice.
Fry for 1-2 minutes.

Step 8

Add coconut milk, salt and one cup of water.

Step 9

Stir and bring to boil.

Step 10

Cover and cook on very low heat for 1/2 hour or till rice is done.

Step 11

Heat a tbsp of oil in another pan.

Step 12

Add the remaining onion and fry till golden brown.

Step 13

Add the cashew nuts and raisins. Fry for a minute.

Step 14

Spread the fried onions, cashews and raisins over the rice before serving.

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Preethi

I tried it out, great aroma, great taste, it s a wonderful recipe. What else a rich food, which can be served to anyone

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Harini

Thanks for the recipe, it came out very well. All the best:-)

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madhan

please dont cheat others & dont waste others time ,by giving this funny ghee rice without ghee.try to copy from the good book

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Beena

Ghee rice without ghee?

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Priya

Hi This is the receipe for cocnut rice in Tamilnadu , ghee rice we should not add cocnut milk the taste will be entorely diferent rather tham instead of oil if we use ghee it gives god taste i have preared with out coconut oil

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rakesh

is it copied,then do it carefully.u made a lot mistakes.

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itsme

You have not mentioned what type rice is to be used. Is it Basmati rice or any other ordinary rice?

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sm

Is this Ghee rice or Coconut rice? The preparation looks more like that of coconut rice or veg fried rice! Ghee is not at all used in the preparation.

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jisa

this is very good my daughter like very much.

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jisa

this is very good my daughter like very much.

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Kavitha.K.S

Is this recipe veg.biriyani or ghee rice.You didn`t mention ghee anywhere.

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radhika

simple but brilliant. u can give it an attractive yellow colour with a pinch of turmeric as well.

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Gouri Krishnan

IT was really wonderful....But then don`t u feel it`s ghee instead of oil:)))

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