Tasty Tomato Rice

Tomato rice prepared in a simple way

Tasty Tomato Rice | Pachakam

Tasty Tomato Rice

Tomato rice prepared in a simple way

Category : Vegetarian, Rice

By Priya Siddharth

Published On: 10 Jan 2011

Rating: 4
11 Votes, 3 Reviews
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40 Minutes
Served : 4
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Step 1

Clean and soak the rice in water for 30 minutes. Drain the water and leave it for drying.

Step 2

Heat clarified butter or ghee in a pan.

Step 3

Add cinnamon, bay leaf, cardamom seeds, cumin, cloves and mace.

Step 4

Add onions and saute till it turns golden brown in color.

Step 5

Add ginger-garlic paste and sautT for 2 minutes.

Step 6

Add chopped tomatoes, green chilly, curry leaves and little salt.

Step 7

Add turmeric powder, aniseed powder and pepper powder.

Step 8

Saute until the oil separates.

Step 9

Add chopped pudina leaves.

Step 10

Add rice and sautT till rice turns translucent.

Step 11

Add water and allow it to boil.

Step 12

When the water comes to a boil, add salt required for rice.

Step 13

Cover the pan and cook in low flame until the rice is done.

Step 14

Garnish with coriander leaves. Serve with salad & pickle.


Good recipe.. a different taste. Came out well.


Excellent recipe. Keep posting.


Excellent Recipe. Worth trying.

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