North Indian Peas Pulao

by rajampartheeban
Green peas and Basmati rice with mild spices
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Cuisine North Indian
Prep Time 30 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
  • Basmati rice - 2 cups
  • Green peas(fresh or frozen) - 200 gm
  • Onion(thinly sliced, medium) - 1 no
  • Tomato(thinly sliced, medium) - 1 no
  • Mint leaves(A few, Pudhina) -
  • Coriander leaves(chopped) - 2 tbsp
  • Salt(As reqd) -
  • Oil - 1/4 cup
  • Green chillies(thinly sliced) - 6 nos
  • Spices(crushed) -
  • Cloves(Grambu) - 2 nos
  • Cinnamon(Karugapatta) - 2 sticks
  • Cardamom(Elakka) - 2 nos
Cuisine North Indian
Prep Time 30 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
  • Basmati rice - 2 cups
  • Green peas(fresh or frozen) - 200 gm
  • Onion(thinly sliced, medium) - 1 no
  • Tomato(thinly sliced, medium) - 1 no
  • Mint leaves(A few, Pudhina) -
  • Coriander leaves(chopped) - 2 tbsp
  • Salt(As reqd) -
  • Oil - 1/4 cup
  • Green chillies(thinly sliced) - 6 nos
  • Spices(crushed) -
  • Cloves(Grambu) - 2 nos
  • Cinnamon(Karugapatta) - 2 sticks
  • Cardamom(Elakka) - 2 nos
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Rating: 4
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Instructions
  1. Wash and soak rice for 20 mins. Allow it to drain.
  2. Heat oil in a cooker or a pan.
  3. Season the crushed spices.
  4. Add onion and fry, till it becomes golden brown.
  5. Add peas, tomato, green chillies, mint and coriander leaves and fry, till it becomes soft.
  6. Add rice and saute for 2 - 3 mins.
  7. Add 3 cups of water and salt.
  8. Pressure cook upto 1 whistle or shift the contents to the microwave container and cook it in full power for 10 - 15 mins.
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3 comments

curryadmin
manu September 30, 2005 - 12:00 am

The drafting of the recipe is not good.The recipe`s name says peas pulao and in the prep method,adding of peas is not mentioned…which makes it incomplete….adding carrots will add some colour and taste to the pulao.

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marlene March 4, 2007 - 12:00 am

very good recipe.somebody mentioned that ,it is not said where to add peas.we can see it in the 5 th step

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nisha May 23, 2008 - 12:00 am

hello there,hope u can advice me on how to cook without pressure cooker.since i may need to cook in a bigger quantity…thanks.

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