Vegetable Paella

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Total Time:
60 minutes
Serves:5
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Course: Main Recipe
Technique: Boil Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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Ingredients

  • 2 cups - rice, cleaned and washed
  • 1.5 cups - tomatoes, skinned and chopped
  • 1/2 cup - shelled peas
  • 1/2 cup - grated cheese
  • 1/2 cup - Peanuts or cashewnuts, fried
  • 1.5 tsp - chilli powder
  • 3 Cloves - garlic, crushed
  • 1 - large onion, sliced
  • 2 sticks - Cinnamon
  • 2 - black Cardamoms
  • 2 - Bay Leaves
  • 1 - large potato, peeled and sliced
  • 3 - capsicums, sliced
  • 3 to 4 strands - saffron, soaked in warm water
  • 3 tbsp - oil

How to Make Vegetable Paella

  • Heat oil in a heavy-bottom pan. Fry onion till transparent.
  • Add cardamoms, cinnamon and bay leaves. Fry for a bit and add garlic and tomatoes. Mix well.
  • Add rice, potatoes, peas, salt and chilli powder.
  • Saute well.
  • Add 5 cups water. Bring to boil.
  • Add saffron and capsicum to the rice.
  • Cover and cook on low heat till the water is absorbed and rice is tender.
  • Remove from flame and top with grated cheese.
  • Garnish with nuts and serve immediately.