Tomato Rice In Kerala Style

Basmati rice cooked in coconut milk and tomato puree to prepare yummy tomato rice.

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Tomato Rice In Kerala Style

Basmati rice cooked in coconut milk and tomato puree to prepare yummy tomato rice.

Category : Vegetarian, Rice

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By Mia Varghese

Published On: 14 Jun 2010

Rating: 3
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40 Minutes
Served : 2
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

For preparing tomato rice in kerala style, first cook the tomatoes in boiling water for a few minutes until the tomatoes are soft.

Step 2

Remove the outer skin of the tomatoes and crush the tomato pulp in a liquidiser to extract 1 cup of tomato puree.

Step 3

Add 1 cup water to grated coconut and blend in a mixer to extract 1 cup of coconut milk.

Step 4

Add coconut milk to tomato puree and heat. Keep this mixture aside.

Step 5

Heat ghee in a wide bottomed vessel and saute cinnamon, cloves, cardamom and cashew nuts. Saute for a few seconds.

Step 6

Add onion and green chillies and saute until the onion becomes soft.

Step 7

Add ground ginger and garlic and fry for a few minutes.

Step 8

Stir in drained basmati rice and fry for a few minutes. Add previously prepared tomato coconut mixture and required salt.

Step 9

Cover with a lid and cook in low heat until the rice is done and water has evaporated completely.

Step 10

For garnishing tomato rice in kerala style, fry onion in oil to a golden brown color and scatter on top of rice.

Step 11

Tomato rice in kerala style is ready and serve with chopped coriander leaves on top.

Step 12

Tips:-
1)For maintaining accuracy, use the same cup for measuring rice and coconut milk.

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Asiya ashraf

Without using chilly powder or masala powder , how can we eat it?

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