Monday, January 5, 2009

Tomato Pulao

1/2 kg basmati rice (wash and keep soaked in water atleast for 1/2hr)
300 gm red tomatoes
1/2 coconut
3 onions
few cashews and raisins
1/2 cup coriander4 green chillies
2 cloves
2 green cardamoms
1/2inch stick of cinnamon
1 tsp ghee
1/2 tsp turmeric
salt to taste
1. Extract the juice of the coconut by grinding it in the mixer with water.
2. Blanch the tomatoes and when cool remove the skin and grind them in the mixie.
3. Mix coconut and tomatoes juices together.
4. Grind onions, green chillies and coriander.
5. Heat ghee in a vessel and then add cloves, cinnamon and cardamom to it.
6. Fry for a minute and then add the grinded masala of onion and turmerice to it. Fry for 5-6 minutes.
7. Remove water from the soaked rice and then add it to the above mixture.
8. Fry for a minute and then add the tomato and coconut juice as required. Add salt to taste and let it cook till the rice is done.
9. Serve hot.... garnished with fried cashews and raisins.....


SriLekha said...


Indranee said...

Lovely yummy pulao!!

Usha said...

Looks delicious,loved the combination of coconut and tomato flavors here......A Very Happy New Year to you and your family :-)

DEESHA said...

looks soo yummy, i love this dish

Colors of India said...

Happy New Year to you and your family. Now you must be well adjusted to office, home and blogging too :)

foodlover said...

Hummm....what a mouth watering dish...very nice. Do publish more such dishes.

SriLekha said...

lovely pulao it was!

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

thanks for stopping by and passing your comments.

Tomato pulao looks great! very tasty and simple.

notyet100 said...

pic is too u dng??

Priti said...

Looks gud...Wish you n family Happy Sankranti dear

Suma Rajesh said...

looks fabulous..

Priti said...

Pulao looking nice one....hope things fine with you..check my space ..award waiting for your there.

Anonymous said...

yummy pulao..:-)

Trupti said...

pilao looks very delicious..
First time have a very nice collection of recipes.

SriLekha said...

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Andhra Flavors said...

lovely pulav and perfect picture too.

Andhra Flavors said...

Hey i cant believe is this Tomato pulav! interesting combination tomato and coconut.

Sushma said...

very different & innovative pulao.., will try it shortly :)

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