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Masala Rice in a jiffy Recipe

Masala Rice in a jiffy is a popular Indian Main
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On :
Friday, 20 May, 2016
Category :
Non-Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Main Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Saute Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 3 based on 100 votes


  • 2 cups - cooked Rice
  • 2 -3 - eggs, beaten well
  • 1 - onion, chopped fine
  • 1 tomato, chopped fine
  • Cooked peas
  • 2 - green chillies, chopped fine
  • Ginger and Garlic paste
  • 2 tsps - chopped Cilantro
  • Jeera powder - as per need
  • Coriander powder - as per need
  • Chilli powder - as per need
  • A pinch of Garam Masala
  • 2-3 Cloves
  • 2-3 Cardamom pods
  • 1 inch piece - Cinnamon
  • 1 Bay Leaf
  • 1 tsp - Ghee
  • Oil
  • Salt to taste
  • Optional Ingredients:
  • 1/2 - capsicum, cut in thin slices
  • Cooked Prawns
  • Cooked Cauliflower florets
  • How to Make Masala Rice in a jiffy:

    1. Heat oil in a skillet and add the cloves, cardamom, cinnamon, and bay leaf and fry a while.
    2. Add the onions and a little sugar (so the onions brown well) and saute till the onions are golden brown
    3. Add the ginger and garlic paste and saute for 2-3 minutes.
    4. Add salt and the masala powders and stir.
    5. Add the chopped chillies and tomato, and saute till you can see the oil separate. (You can add the optional ingredients now, if using.)
    6. Add the beaten egg along with the cilantro into this mixture and keep stirring continuously till the egg scrambles and the mixture turns a little dry.
    7. Add the rice gradually and mix all the ingredients well.
    8. Turn off the heat. Mix in the ghee. Sprinkle the garam masala and serve hot.


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