Vegetable Biriyani

This is my own style of making vegetable biriyani. This  is a 100%  healthy food  for the fussy eaters.it is   easy to make if you are running out of time. you can add any type of veggies while making biriyani.it tastes great with green chutney and raita.

Veg. biriyani

Ingredients

  1. Basmati rice – 1  cup
  2. Onion(chopped) -3
  3. Ginger-garlic paste – 2 tsp
  4. Green peas(boiled) – 1/4 cup
  5. Carrots (chopped) –2
  6. French beans – 1/4 cup
  7. soy chunks(boiled) – 1/4 cup
  8. Potato(chopped) – 1
  9. Cinnamon – 2
  10. Cloves – 2
  11. Bay leaves –2
  12. Cumin seeds – 1/2 tsp
  13. Turmeric powder – 1 pinch
  14. Salt
  15. Ghee
  16. water – 2 cups
  17. Coriander leaves

Vegetable biriyani

Preparation

  1. wash and soak rice for 15 minutes.
  2. Heat ghee in a pan. Add rice and fry for 10 minutes till crispy.
  3. Boil 2 cups of water and keep aside.
  4. Heat ghee  in a pressure cooker.Fry cumin seeds, cinnamom,cloves, bay leaves.
  5. Add chopped onions, ginger-garlic paste and saute well.
  6. Add chopped vegetables and fry for 2 minutes.Add rice and salt.
  7. Finally add previously boiled water (add water double the quantity of rice) to it and mix well.sprinkle a pinch of turmeric powder to it to get a yellow color.
  8. close lid and bring to full cooking pressure on maximum heat. then reduce to low flame and cook for another 3 minutes.
  9. Allow cooker to cool gradually.
  10. Garnish with coriander leaves.
  11. Serve with coriander chutney,papad and raita.

Coriander chutney

Ingredients:

  1. Coriander leaves – 1 bunch
  2. Green chilly –2
  3. Grated coconut –1/4 cup
  4. Tamarind – 1 tbsp
  5. Garlic pods – 3
  6. Salt

Grind all the above ingredients into a paste.

Onion raita

Ingredients:

  1. Onion(chopped) –2
  2. Tomato(chopped) –2
  3. Green Chilly(chopped) –2
  4. Curd – 1/2 cup
  5. Salt

Mix all the above  ingredients well to make  yummy raitha.

 

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8 Responses

  1. nisha says:

    ummm……..looks very yummy…………….:-)

  2. Biriyani looks yummy and delicious.

  3. Seena says:

    adipoli ayittunud, ithetha ari, nannayirikkunnu!
    🙂

  4. lissie says:

    veg biriyani looks so perfect and yummy….delicious too!

  5. Anu says:

    Hi – your biriyani looks wonderful.

    I’ve passed on some awards to you. You have a nice blog here – keep up the good work!

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  6. Cynthia says:

    I like the little tasties on the side that you are serving with this vegetable biriyani.

  7. Cham says:

    The whole plate looks just inviting!

  8. Looks very yummy and delectable… I love biriyanis and this is tempting me!!!

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