Semiya Biriyani

Ingredients :

Semiya/Vermicilli - 200 gms (Roasted or plain)
Onion (big)    -   1 medium
Tomatoes        -   1 medium
Green chillies    -   3
Coriander leaves   -   1 handful 
finely chopped
Curd       -   1/2 tsp
Ginger        -    a small piece
Garlic        -   8 cloves
Curry masala   powder -  3 tsps
Chilli powder    -   2 tsps
Coriander powder    -   2 tsp
Turmeric powder    -   1 tsp
Ghee sufficient
Salt to taste
Cardamom   - 2
Cloves        -  2
Cinnamon  sticks - 3
Brinji leaf - 1
Fennel seeds powder - 1 tsp
Veggies(Carrot, capsicum, sweet corn, potato ) - 1/2 cup
Anasi poo - 2


1 ) Heat a tsp of oil in a kadai .Roast plain semiya well till golden brown and leave it aside.Then, a tsp of ghee in the same kadai, Add whole spices till the flavour rules out .Followed by sliced onion and fry till transparent.
2) Add chopped tomato and fry till it mixes well with onion.
3) Add ginger  garlic paste and bay leaves.
4) Then add all the spice powders and salt. Add sliced veggies,cover with a lid and cook for 5-10 minutes .Add sufficient water to it and bring it to boil.
5)  Finally add semiya in it and stir it up well .Cover with a lid and cook till done.Garnish with coriander leaves.
Serve hot.

Linking it with Sapana'a  Down through the memory lane event, started by gayathri.


Menaga Sathia said...

looks tempting!!

nandoos kitchen said...

very nice biryani..

nandoos kitchen said...

very nice biryani..

Unknown said...

Delicious semiya biryani sadly at home no one likes this except me.

Gloria Fernandes said...

this looks so good ..very yummy

Unknown said...

Biryani like delicious....

Sanoli Ghosh said...

Super tempting and filling semiya biryani.

Kurinji said...

tempting and aromatic biriyani...

Unknown said...

Biriyani looks so colourfull and aromatic.

Swathi said...

Semiya biriyani looks delicious and perfect one pot meal.

www.mahaslovelyhome.com said...

super yummy luking biryani...:)

great-secret-of-life said...

Too tempting...

Ruxana Gafoor said...

yummy semiya biryani

Shobana Vijay said...

I love to try this one day...looks yummy