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Broccoli Rice Recipe

Broccoli Rice is a popular Indian Main
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On :
Thursday, 20 July, 2017
Category :
Kid-Friendly Recipe
Course :
Main Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
Difficulty :
Easy
Servings :
Serves 2
RATINGs :
Rated 4 based on 100 votes
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Ingredients

  • 1 - small Broccoli (cleaned and chopped)
  • 1 cup - Rice (soaked for 10 minutes and drained well)
  • 1 - Onion (medium size, chopped into thin slices)
  • 1 - Bay Leaf
  • 1 tsp - Ghee or Butter
  • 2-3 - tsp - oil
  • 5-6 - Green chillies
  • 1 tsp - Ginger paste
  • 1 tsp - Garlic paste
  • salt to taste
  • Powder the following: 2-3 - Cloves
  • 1" Cinnamon stick
  • 1 pod - Cardamom
  • How to Make Broccoli Rice:

    1. Heat oil in a vessel large enough to cook the rice.
    2. Drop the bay leaf in it.
    3. Add the sliced onions, ginger paste and garlic paste.
    4. Fry until the onions are soft and the raw smell of ginger-garlic paste is gone.
    5. Add the chopped broccoli, salt, green chillies and powdered masala of cloves, cinnamon and cardamom.
    6. Fry for about 5 minutes.
    7. Add ghee or butter.
    8. Add the rice and fry until it starts to turn brown.
    9. Add 2.5 cups of water to the rice and cover.
    10. Keep stirring in between, adding more water if the rice needs to cook for some more time.
    11. Serve the rice with onion, tomato and cucumber raita.




     

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