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Delicious Biriyani for Vegetarians
Published On: 29 Sep 2008
tamil: Mangal Mullangi/Carrot
telugu: Gajjara Gadda / Carrot
kannada: Gajjari/Gajjara Gadde
Bengali: Gujar / Gajor
Konkani: Carrot / Kaacreta
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: French Beans
telugu: French Chikkudu
kannada: French Beans / Huruli Kayi
hindi: Bakla / Pharasbeen / Sem
Konkani: Beans / Anne Saango
Oriya: French Beans
Punjabi: Fras Bean
Kashmiri: Fraa’Sh Bean
telugu: Nirulli / Ullipayalu / Yerra Gaddalu
kannada: Ulligadde / Erulli / Neeruli
hindi: Pyaz / Dungri / Kanda
Bengali: Pyajj / Piyaz
Gujarati: Dungri / Kanda
Konkani: Sawalo / Piyavu
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
telugu: Allam / Allamu / Sonthi
kannada: Shunti / Alla / Ashi Shunti / Ardraka
hindi: Adrak / Adu / Soonth
Gujarati: Aadu / Soonth
Urudu: Adrak / Adhrak
telugu: Tametokai / Ramamulaga (Pandu/Kaya)
kannada: Tomaato Hannu
Oriya: Bilati Baigana
English: Mint Leaves
telugu: Pudhina Koora
kannada: Pudina Sopu / Chetni Maragu
Bengali: Poodina Patha
Gujarati: Fudino / Phodina
Konkani: Pudina / Vodthalaun
Oriya: Podana Patra
Punjabi: Hara Pudina
English: Cilantro / Coriander Leaves
tamil: Kothamalli Ilai / Malli Ilai
malayalam: Kothamalli Ila / Malli Ila
telugu: Kothimeera / Kothamalli Kooraku
kannada: Kottambari Soppu
hindi: Hara Dhania Ke Patte / Dhania Patha
Bengali: Dhonay Patha
Gujarati: Kothmir / Dhana
Konkani: Kottambari Pallo
Oriya: Dhania Patra
Punjabi: Hara Dhania
English: Garam Masala
Bengali: Laban / Noone
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
tamil: Ular Dhraakshai / Kaintha Thratchai / Karuppudraaksha
malayalam: Kismis / Unakku Munthiringa
telugu: Kisimiss / Yendu Dhraksha
kannada: Ona Drakshi / Vonadraakshe
hindi: Khishmish / Kash / Drax
Bengali: Kash / Kishmish
Gujarati: Lal Draksh / Kismis / Drax
Konkani: Khishmish / Suke Dhrakshi
Marathi: Bedane / Manuka
Tulu: Nungel Draakshe
malayalam: Kumkumapoovu / Kesari
kannada: Kumnkuma Kesari / Kesari
Marathi: Keshar / Kesara
Punjabi: Kesar / Zafran
Heat 4 tablespoon ghee in a heavy bottom pan.
Add sliced onion and split green chillies and saute it till the onion becomes light brown.
Add ginger-garlic paste and fry for 2 mins.
Add sliced tomato, 1/2 cup chopped mint leaves, 1/2 cup chopped coriander leaves, turmeric powder, garam masala and salt.
Saute till the masala get mixed well.
Add mix vegetable along with little water and cook the curry in a medium flame until vegetables are cooked with little gravy .Now remove the masala from fire.
Wash and soak basmati rice for 2 hours and then drain it.
Heat 4 tbsp of ghee in a heavy bottom pan and fry cashew and raisins and remove it from the ghee.Then fry the sliced onion till it is golden brown and crispy and keep it aside.
Add drained rice in this ghee, fry for 5 mins and add 4 and half cups of boiled water along with salt, cardamom, cinnamon and bay leaves.
Cook till the rice is done and the water is evaporated completely.
In a large heavy bottom vessel, spread the vegetable masala first and layer the rice over it.( Or you can spread some rice as the Ist layer, then veg masala and again a layer of rice on it.)
Sprinkle the remaining 2 tsp garam masala over the top of the rice layer, sprinkle pineapple essence and saffron mixture.
Put chopped mint and coriander leaves, fried cashews, raisins and spread it .
Cover it tightly with a lid and keep on very low flame for 15 mins.
:15) Serve hot with salad, pickle and papad.
Sprinkle the fried onions over the biryani while serving.
I tried this recipe.. It came out very well. My family loved it. Thanks for the recipe.
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