Kerala Style Vegetable Fried Rice

Kerala Style Vegetable Fried Rice is an easy rice recipe made with basmati rice and vegetables. This is not a indo chinese style vegetable fried rice. There is no soy sauce used in this vegetable fried rice recipe. it is authentic kerala style vegetable fried rice.

Kerala Style Vegetable Fried Rice

Kerala Style Vegetable Fried Rice

Kerala Style Vegetable Fried Rice is an easy rice recipe made with basmati rice and vegetables. This is not a indo chinese style vegetable fried rice. There is no soy sauce used in this vegetable fried rice recipe. it is authentic kerala style vegetable fried rice.

Category : Vegetarian, Rice

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By Ramya Renjith

Published On: 19 Jan 2007

Rating: 3
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45 Minutes
Served : 4
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

Wash the rice and spread it and keep to let the water drain.

Step 2

Pour ghee into a hot kadai.

Step 3

Add ginger-garlic paste and rice and fry it. Keep the fried rice aside.

Step 4

:- The mixture of ginger garlic and Basmati rice smells very good!

Step 5

Add oil to a pan and fry 3/4 of the chopped onions and green chillies.

Step 6

Add garam masala and vegetables also and stir fry.

Step 7

Once they are half cooked, add the rice that was kept aside and add 2 cups of water.

Step 8

Close the container and let the rice and vegetables cook together.

Step 9

Heat some ghee in a kadai.

Step 10

Fry the raisins and cashews and keep aside.

Step 11

Fry the rest of the onions to crisp.

Step 12

:- It will become dark brown in colour.

Step 13

After the rice is cooked, pour lemon juice and mix.

Step 14

Transfer the kerala style fried rice to serving bowl and decorate with the fried onions, raisins and cashews and the chopped coriander leaves on top.

Step 15

:- Making Time of Kerala style vegetable fried rice : 25-30 mins.

Step 16

:- Serve the vegetable fried rice with raitha, papad, and lemon pickle to vegetarians. Add with boiled egg or chicken curry for the non-vegetarians.

Step 17

:- Enjoy the Vegetable Fried Rice, It goes very well with vegetable manchurian.

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Ancy Thomas

I am going to make this for my guests on this Sunday. This recipe sounds very good. But are you sure that we need to add only 2 cups of water to boil 2 cups of basmati rice and vegetables. Normally I have seen recipes that say to add water atleast double the quantity of rice. Would be helpful if you can clarify this. Thank you...

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Very good recipe..I served it for a party at home and everyone liked it. But was just wondering if this should be called pulav than fried rice.

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