Thursday, March 10, 2011

Coriander Pulav


Hi
This is my final entry for the last day of Srivalli's Blogging Marathon#3. It was fun doing this marathon with a group of amazing bloggers.This pulav is again a one pot dish which can be cooked very fast ,will help you on one of those days when you too lazy to cook an elaborate lunch/dinner, try this out:-)
INGREDIENTS

GREEN PASTE

Coriander 1 bunch(nearly 1 cup)

Mint leaves 2 tbsp

Green chillies 2

Cloves 2

Cardamom 2

Cinnamon 1"

Garlic 2 pods

Ginger 1/2"

FOR THE PULAV

Basmati rice 1 cup

Cumin 1/2 tsp

Onion 1(sliced)

Green bell pepper 1(cut finely)

Beans 6-8(cut finely)

Cauliflower 4-5 florets

Peas 1/4 cup

Lemon 1 small

Oil 2tbsp

Salt to taste
PREPARATION


Grind all the ingredients under the green paste category

In a pan(cooker), heat the oil. Add the cumin seeds and when then add the sliced onions. Saute till it becomes transparent, then add all the vegetables.

Now pour the green paste and mix well.

Add the rice, pour enough water(nearly 2 1/2 cups), add the necessary salt, close with a lid and cook till done. If using the cooker, cook up to 2 whistles

Serve with onion raita

Check out the final posts for this marathon by
30 MINUTES MEALS
Priya Mahadavan,
Pavani
Seven Days Of Salad
lla
Divya Vikram
For ongoing 7 Events
Priya Suresh,
Harini
Suma Gandlur
Kids Friendly:
Vatsala,
JAY
Kamalika
Seven Days of Rice:
Priya Vaasu,
Padma Rekha
AND FEW LOVELY BLOGGERS FROM GROUP 1 ALSO DECIDED TO RUN WITH US...CHO CHWEET of them:-)
Check their blogs too
Srivalli
Divya
Usha

Thank you Srivalli and all the marathoners for continuously supporting me.
My daughter is very disappointed as the marathon is ending(She had a great time clicking pics and loved all the dishes)
Looking forward to the next marathon