2013/12/10

PUDINA SADAM / MINT RICE



INGREDIENTS:


Rice - 1 cup
Mint - 1 small bunch
Coriander leaves - 1 small bunch
Green Chillies - 3 or Green capsicum - 1 
Salt to taste
Cloves- 2
Cinnamon - 2
Star anasi - 1
Onion - 1 big
Garlic cloves - 3
Ginger - 1 small piece
Tomato - 1 finely sliced
Chilli powder - 1/2 tsp
Bay leaves - 1


For Masala :


Grind mint,coriander leaves,green chillies,ginger and garlic with very little water.


METHOD OF PREPARATION :


1) Heat oil or ghee in a pressure cooker.Once hot,add cloves,cinnamon,bay leaves,anasi and chopped onion.Saute till onion becomes tender.Followed by finely sliced tomato and saute till skinny.Meanwhile,soak rice in water for 10-20 minutes.
2) Add grinded masala with little salt.
3)Then add rice and with 2 cups of water .Cook for 3 whistles.
4) Turn off the flame.Once the steam leaves,stir them well .

Serve hot with raitha.

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19 comments :

Ramya Venkat said...

Healthy rice

Asiya Omar said...

Puthina sadham super ,flavorful Shama.

Arthy shama said...

Pudhina rice looks yumm :)

nayana said...

Rice looks so colorful and delicious...

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

I wish I saw this recipe earlier. Just missed buying the mint leaves from the market today. Nevermine, there's always another week to replicate this rice minty dish.

I am taken in by the wonderful flavors and there's its a must try. What more we love rice and love the minty scent too.

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

I wish I saw this recipe earlier. Just missed buying the mint leaves from the market today. Nevermine, there's always another week to replicate this rice minty dish.

I am taken in by the wonderful flavors and there's its a must try. What more we love rice and love the minty scent too.

Vidya Chandrahas said...

Super comfort rice..looks flavorful and yummy.
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Rafeeda AR said...

looks so delicious and flavorful...

Resna Nishad said...

Rice with full of flavor hmm yummy...

Veena Theagarajan said...

so flavourful rice.. love it anytime

Veena Theagarajan said...

so flavourful rice.. love it anytime

Maha Gadde said...

Very healthy n nice color.

Priya R said...

Looks super must be great with rice

Sangeetha M said...

very flavorful and yummy rice, healthy & perfect for lunch box :)

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Healthy and tasty looking rice. Excellent pics as well.
Deepa

Savitha Ganesan said...

So simple and tasty rice.

Divya Prakash said...

Delicious and flavorful rice.. Perfect for packing lunch..

Sanoli Ghosh said...

irresistible, flavourful and aromatic rice.

Prerana Khanwalkar said...

very flavorful and surely gonna try it ..thanks for linking to my event