Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Coriander Flavored Vegetable Pulav

Hi Friends,How is ur holidays going on??Mine is going great with hubby in home,we are having a beautiful time.This is one such dish i came up in these days.It has the wonderful flavor of coriander and also with vegetables it tasted soo good.Its easy if you have chopped up the veggies.

Ingredients :
1.Basmati Rice : 1cup(wash and soak in water for 20 min)
2.Vegetables :1 Cup(Carrot,Peas,Potato,Beans)
3.Coriander Leaves : 1 Bunch(Trim the edge,wash and cut)
4.Green Bhilli : 2
5.Ginger : 1inch piece
6. Cardamom : 2
7.Cinnamon : 1'inch
8.Cloves : 3
9.Bay Leaves : 2
10.Red Chilli Powder : 1tsp
11.Coriander Powder : 1tsp
12.Salt : as per taste
13.Oil : 1tbsp

1.Grind the coriander leaves,chilli and ginger in to paste.Add some water to run the blade.
2.In a kadai,add oil,mustard and cumin seeds.When it crackle add the  cardamom,cinnamom,cloves and bay leaves.
3.Keep in low flame and fry till gives a nice aroma,add in the veggies and fry for 2 mins.
4.Add the ground paste with chilli and coriander powder.
5.Fry till the paste is mixed well.
6.Add in the drained basmati rice,salt and fry.
7.Add two cups of water and transfer to rice cooker.
8.When done,fluff up and add a tbsp of ghee.
9.Serve hot with raita.

Sending to 'Only - Greens' event hosted by Saraswati and started by Pari.


  1. Pulao looks yummy and would love to prepare using your method this weekend.

    Happy New Year in advance to you and your family.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  2. The pulao looks very yummy and nice!

  3. Awesome and great looking pulao Swapna..Wishing u a happy and prosperous new year..

  4. Thanks for the delicious entry, it looks perfect.

    Saraswathi Iyer

  5. Aromatic and delicious rice..Happy New year.

  6. Love the coriander flavor in the pulao :-). very healthy too.

    Happy Holidays,

  7. hey, this sounds superb, I am surely going to make it, bookmarked it.

  8. mmmmmmmmmmmmmm...pulao looks yumm...advance wishes for the new year...

  9. Pulav looks indeed colourful,love the recipe! Happy New Year!

  10. Delicious Pulav..sounds great, must have been very aromatic, while preparing it, right..wish u n ur family Happy New year!!

  11. Delicious pulav,Happy New Year to you Swapna

  12. love this recipe and you made it so well.
    wish you a very happy new year.

  13. looks delicious and yummy...Wishing you and family a happy and prosperous 2011....

  14. Dish looks yummy and delicious
    Wishes for a very Happy and prosperous New Year.
    Do drop by
    when u find time

  15. This is so refreshing with coriander there...Just Love!