Plain Sweet Kesar Rice (Beenaj)

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Total Time:
30-45 minutes
Nutrition facts:

240 calories calories, 9 grams fat

Course: Main Recipe
Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Boil Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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How to Make Plain Sweet Kesar Rice (Beenaj)

  • Boil rice in plenty of water. Do not add salt. Just before the rice is fully cooked, drain and cool.
  • Add sugar, colour, cardamom powder and saffron.
  • Heat ghee in a heavy saucepan, add cloves, cinnamon, raisins and rice. Gradually cook, stirring occasionally without breaking the grains. When the water evaporates, add the chopped dry fruits on top.
  • Serve hot.