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Rice is cooked with other ingredients
Published On: 12 Aug 2011
telugu: Allam / Allamu / Sonthi
kannada: Shunti / Alla / Ashi Shunti / Ardraka
hindi: Adrak / Adu / Soonth
Gujarati: Aadu / Soonth
Urudu: Adrak / Adhrak
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: Chilli Powder
telugu: Erra Mirapa Kayalu / Yendu Mirapakayalu
kannada: Molaku / Kempu Menasinakai / Ona Menasinakai
hindi: Lal Mirch
Bengali: Paka Lanka / Lal Mirch / Lankamorich
Gujarati: Lal Marcha
Konkani: Sukki Saangi /Suke Miriyasang
Marathi: Lal Mirchi / Mirchya
Oriya: Lanka / Nali Lankamaricha
Punjabi: Lal Mirch
Kashmiri: Marach Wangun
English: Turmeric Powder
kannada: Arashina / Harasina Pudi
hindi: Haldi / Hardhar
Gujarati: Hardhar / Haldi
Marathi: Halad / Halede
Oriya: Haladi Gunda
Punjabi: Haldar / Haldi
English: Gram Flour
malayalam: Kadala Podi / Kadala Mavu
telugu: Senaga Pindi / Chenaga Pindi
hindi: Besan / Channa No Lot
Gujarati: Channa No Lot
Konkani: Chonyapitti / Sone Pet
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
Bengali: Laban / Noone
For preparing punjabi namkeen chawal, cook the soaked gram in little water till soft & tender.
Cool and mix well with your hands to mash.
Add it to the ginger-garlic paste, chilly powder, turmeric powder, gram flour and salt. Mix well.
Heat ghee in a pan, prepare small balls with the gram flour mixture and fry till golden. Drain and keep aside.
Heat 2 tbsp ghee in a pan and fry the onions, cardamoms, cloves, cinnamon, bay leaves and aniseeds till brown.
Add the rice, fry for a while and cook with 2 cups of hot water till half done.
Add the fried balls, cover and cook over a low flame till it is fully cooked.
Punjabi namkeen chawal is ready.
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