Sunday, July 28, 2013

Sweet Corn Mint Pulao

Sweet Corn Mint Pulao is flavorful and colorful dish, , easy to prepare. Kids would like this healthy Lunch box Recipe.


To dry roast and to grind to a masala powder:

Ø  Pepper corns - 1  tsp
Ø  Cumin seeds - 1 tsp
Ø  channa dal - 1 tsp

To grind: 

Ø  Chopped mint - three cup
Ø  Green chilli – 5 nos

Ø  Oil and butter - 2 tsbsp.
Ø  Bay leaf - 2 
Ø  Cinnamon stick - 1/2" 1 no
Ø  Finely chopped onion - 1 no
Ø  Garlic - 5 cloves
Ø  Curd – 1 tbspn
Ø  Corn – 100 gram

Ø  BasmatiRice - 600 gram
Ø  Salt


1.     Soak rice for 20 minutes. Rinse and Drain.
2.     Roast and grind the masala powder ingredients.
3.     Grind mint and green chilli coarse paste.
4.     Heat a pressure pan. Add oil+ Bay leaves, cinnamon, chopped onion and garlic sauté for 2 to  3 minutes.
5.     Add ground masala power, ground mint & green chilli paste and sauté for 2 min.
6.     Add corn and curd saute for 2 min.

7.     Add 1: 1 ½ water to bring it to a boil. (4 ½ cup)
8.     Add rice and add salt to taste. 
9.     Cook for about two whistles
10.  Serve with mutton gravy, boiled egg or chicken pepper masala or pappad,pickle and chips.

Linking to Guru's Giveaway Kids special 

Preeti's Ramzan and Mango Festival hosted by Saju's Tastes.

Priya Sriram's Meal in Minutes - 30 Giveaway by Cupo nation

Gayathri's Walk through Memory Lane hosted by Manju

cook with  yellow event giveaway @ merry tummy


Manju said...

Yummy pulav..thanks for sending this to my event sorry for the inconvenience in linking.
on going event

Sanoli Ghosh said...

Rice must be rich and very flavorful.

today's post:

Chitz said...

Tasty & healthy combo of mint & corn.. Makes the rice flavorful !

Priya Anandakumar said...

Very delicious and healthy pulav...

Shweta Agrawal said...

Sooo tempting:)
thanks v much for linking this for my event:)

Manjula Bharath said...

wow Delicious and flavourful pulao :) looks yummm dear :)..

Akila said...

Yummy pulav...

Shama Nagarajan said...

awesome !!! drooling!!!

Kalpana Sareesh said...

very yummy inviting pulav