If you like rice then this Cardamom & Coconut Pulao Rice is for you.It is easy to cook and you will need few ingredients only.As a Sri Lankan I am a rice lover too.This is why I try different rice recipes for our daily meal simply add some different taste.
Why this Cardamom & Coconut Pulao Rice is so special?
This rice is tasty specially because of shredded coconut & this is very easy to prepare.Here is the recipe for Cardamom & Coconut Pulao Rice.Also check: Sausage rice
Cardamom & Coconut Pulao Rice
Ingredients (serves 2)
2 cups basmati or long grained rice
1 large onion, sliced
1 sprig of curry leaves
1 cinnamon stick
2-3 green cardamom pods
1/2 tsp cumin seeds
Handful of cashew
Handful of Raisins
Salt to taste
2-3 tbspn shredded/grated coconut
Wash rice & allow to drain water.
Heat about 3 tbspn oil in a pan.Fry sliced onion until golden brown & transfer to a paper towel to drain oil. Same way fry curry leaves.
After removing onion & curry leaves; add cinnamon stick, cardamom & cumin seeds. Fry them. Then add washed rice together with cashew & raisins.
Mix well & cook for about 1 minute or until rice is well coated with oil.
Now add required water & salt & bring rice to boil. In this stage, you can transfer rice to rice cooker.
Meanwhile, toast shredded coconut in a pan until golden brown.
Once the rice is done, mix fried onion, curry leaves & toasted coconut.
If you try this recipe,don’t forget to share with me your experience.
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What other rice recipes do you know?If you cook rice in different recipes,please share with me.I’d like to try and it will be featured in a future blog post. 🙂
yummy coconut rice….
yummy coconut looks wonderful
Such great combination of flavors!! Absolutely great! 🙂
Hey Amy this is fantastic. I have loved coconut in my rice but my kids dont. Thanks a million.
Amy ……..fantastic rice dear…
I like the combination of flavors in this rice, especially the cardamom. Thanks so much for stopping by my blog, too!
Yummy!! Delicious with a Chicken coconut milk Curry..
Very delicious, raisins and coconut, nice combo..
simple, flavourful and delicious rice..
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I’m sure it tasted gr8…i love anything with coconut!
Looks simple but Yummy,I’m Rice lover,I love the recipe !!
loved the addition of cardamom in it,lovely !!
Simple and delicious looking rice.
Delicious one pot meal, nice recipe 🙂
Amy I that was a mistake of putting link to ur event. I just thought like it’s v-Day event but forgot the theme was decorating. I deleted the link from my post 🙂 Sorry 4 the confusion dear, hope u won’t mind 🙂
oh yes,I understand what happened…that day I thought it is a problem in linky tool…:)
simple rice..but looking very flavourful and delicious too
Coconut rice is my favorite dish.this dish is simple and easy.Thx for linking to the event.
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