Friday, June 8, 2012

Pepper Biryani / Pepper Rice

                                                  
Ingredients:


Basmati rice/ponni rice - 1 cup                                 
Small onion - 1 cup
Coriander powder - 1 tbsp 
Turmeric powder - 1/4 tbsp
Coriander leaves - few
Fennel seeds(Sombu) - 1tbsp
Cloves - 2
Cinnamon - 1"inch
Pepper - 1 1/2 tbsp( as per your taste)
Ginger-garlic paste - 1tbsp
Jeera - 1 tbsp
Green peas - 1/2 cup
Sour Curd - 1/2 cup
Ghee - 1tbsp
Oil - 1tbsp
Salt - as required


Method:


Wash and soak dry green peas overnight.Drain the water & keep aside.

Wash the rice and drain the water & keep aside.


Grind pepper,cloves,cinnamon,fennel seeds,coriander powder,jeera,turmeric powder into a smooth paste by adding some water.
                               
Heat oil and ghee in a pan, add ginger-garlic paste and stir it.Add small onion & fry until onions turn golden brown.


                             
Then add ground masala paste and stir till raw smell goes off.
                                        
Add sour curd and stir it for few mins.


Add green peas and a pinch salt & stir until you get a thick consistency.
                                        
After that, add rice without water and stir for few mins.


Now add 2 cup of water & salt and pressure cook the rice for 3 whistle.Then turn off.


Garnish with coriander leaves.


Serve hot with chilled raita.







33 comments:

  1. delicious biryani with freshly ground masala. must be flavorful

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  2. wow a variety biryani.. nice

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  3. Hi Rekha ,

    WoW !!!!!!!

    Looks delicious and spicy :-)

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  4. So flavourful and deicious..

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  5. Delicious spicy rice, looks great! Thanks Rekha for visiting me and for your sweet words. Happy to follow you back :)

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  6. Delicious rice preparation..
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  7. Nice preparation sounds delicious....

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  8. hi rekha, amazing, never tried to pressure cook rice before...thanks for sharing this idea, your beryani looks delicious, love the rich spicy flavor and aroma...have a nice day

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  9. Really delicious food.This food is onions & fry until onions turn golden brown..

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  10. Pepper biriyani looks delicious. love that small onions.

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  11. Love the flavor,easy and quick one.

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  12. biriyani looks delicious tasty

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  13. A different kind of biryani. And I would guess with pepper the raitha is a must!

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  14. Ooo, I love how the rice looks like, the color says it all to me :) Sometimes I crave for spicy rice. Weird, I know :)

    Hugs

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  15. wow...delicious..yummy biriyani...

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  16. Yummy and tasty rice..can have 3-4 bowl easyily..:-) lovely space..happy to follow you..see you more often :-))

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  17. looks so tempting...lovely snaps!

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  19. yummy n spicy biriyani......yum

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  20. 1st time here.. interesting recipe! All that pepper in the rice is sure to relieve a person suffering from cold!

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  21. Pepper biriyani is awesome and it's innovative.Loved the recipe.thanks for sharing.
    Thanks for dropping in at my place.So that I could find you.Nice space.Cheers !

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  22. Pepper biriyani is awesome and it's innovative.Loved the recipe.thanks for sharing.
    Thanks for dropping in at my place.So that I could find you.Nice space.Cheers !

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  23. thanks for visiting my blog n ur lovely comments... :) interesting biriyani... though i cannot stand spice, i love the spice of pepper... saving this to try and will let u know, once i do so... :)

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  24. 1st time here.. interesting biriyani and its a nice try..

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  25. looks delicious! ;-) thank you for sharing the recipe! :-)

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  26. looks delicious! ;-) thank you for sharing the recipe! :-)

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