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Methi pulav cooked in electric rice cooker
Published On: 27 Dec 2006
English: Fenugreek Leaves
tamil: Venthiya Keerai
malayalam: Uluva Ila
kannada: Menthina Soppu
hindi: Methi Sag
Bengali: Methi Sag / Kasuri Methi
Konkani: Methi Pallo
Oriya: Methi Sag
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
tamil: Mangal Mullangi/Carrot
telugu: Gajjara Gadda / Carrot
kannada: Gajjari/Gajjara Gadde
Bengali: Gujar / Gajor
Konkani: Carrot / Kaacreta
malayalam: Urulakizhangu / Kizhangu
telugu: Bangaala Dumpa / Urlagadda / Alu Gadda
hindi: Aloo / Batata
Konkani: Kook / Batato
telugu: Allam / Allamu / Sonthi
kannada: Shunti / Alla / Ashi Shunti / Ardraka
hindi: Adrak / Adu / Soonth
Gujarati: Aadu / Soonth
Urudu: Adrak / Adhrak
tamil: Grambu / Lavangam / Kiraambu
malayalam: Karayaamboovu / Grambu
telugu: Lavangam / Lavangalu
kannada: Lavanga / Lavangapattai
hindi: Lavang / Laung
Bengali: Labango / Lawang
Gujarati: Laving / Lavang
Konkani: Grambu / Lovang / Longan
Marathi: Luvanga / Laung
Punjabi: Long / Lavang / Laung
malayalam: Elakkaya / Elakka
telugu: Yalakulu / Elaichi / Yaalakkaya / Yealak-Kayulu
kannada: Yalakki / Yelachi
hindi: Choti Elaichi
Bengali: Elach / Garate
Gujarati: Elcho / Elaychi
Konkani: Kalo Elu / Yelo
Marathi: Eachi / Masala Welchi / Veldoda / Velchi
Oriya: Aleicha / Gujuratie / Alaichi
Kashmiri: Aa / Lbuduaa
Urudu: Ilaychi / Elaisi
Bengali: Laban / Noone
English: Green Chillies
tamil: Pachchii Milagai
telugu: Patchimirapa / Pachchi Mirapakayalu
kannada: Hasi Menasinakai
hindi: Hara Mircha / Hari Mirch
Bengali: Kancha Lanka / Maricha
Konkani: Jeevisaang / Tanrni Mirsang / Tanrni Miriyasang
Marathi: Pachchai Milagai
Oriya: Lila Marcha
English: Fennel seeds
tamil: Perunjeeragam / Shombei / Sathakuppai;
malayalam: Perumjeerakam / Suthakuppa
telugu: Peddajeelakarra Or Sopu
kannada: Sompu / Badi-Sopu / Dodda Jeerige / Dodda Sompu
hindi: Saunf / Sonp
Bengali: Panmohuri / Mauri / Methe
Gujarati: Variari / Warjari
Marathi: Saunf / Badishep
Punjabi: Badi Saunf / Shathapushpaa
telugu: Nirulli / Ullipayalu / Yerra Gaddalu
kannada: Ulligadde / Erulli / Neeruli
hindi: Pyaz / Dungri / Kanda
Bengali: Pyajj / Piyaz
Gujarati: Dungri / Kanda
Konkani: Sawalo / Piyavu
In a electric rice cooker, take oil and ghee.
Close the lid and set ur rice cooker to cook and wait until the oil-ghee gets heated and the cooker setting comes to warm.
Put the lid aside and add cloves, bay leaves, cardamom powder, cinnamon stick, fennel seeds and saute for 1 minute until nice aroma comes.
Add onions and green chillies and change the cooker setting to cook.
Close it with lid and wait until the cooker setting turns to warm.
Add chopped methi leaves, ginger-garlic paste and stir well.
Turn the setting to cook, close the lid and cook until it turns to warm.
:- Once the methi is cooked, u will notice a nice aroma out of the combination of methi, spices and gingergarlic paste.
Add vegetables and stir well.
Change the setting to cook, close the lid and cook until cooker turns to warm.
Add rice and salt and stir well.
Add water and lime juice.
Close the lid, change the setting to cook and cook until done.
:- U can cook this in a heavy bottomed pan or pressure cooker. But i prefer electric rice cooker to cut down on oil and ghee.
I was very much impressed with your recipe. This one is so easy to make and it turned out very well. Me and my husband enjoyed eating this pulav. Cheers for such a Good and Easy recipe.
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