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Saturday, 23 June 2012

Ghee Rice/ Neychor



Ingredients:

2 cups basmati rice
4 cups water
1 medium sliced onion
4-5 tbsp ghee
4 small pieces of cinnamon sticks
4 cloves
3 cardamom
2 bay leaves
salt

For Garnishing:
1 medium thinly sliced onion
few raisins and cashews

Preparation:
  1. Soak the rice in water for 15-20 minutes. Wash and drain the rice and keep aside.
  2. Heat 2 tbsp ghee in a pan and fry cashews and raisins and keep aside. Add 1 thinly sliced onion and fry until brown and keep aside for garnishing.
  3. Add remaining ghee in the pan, add cinnamon sticks, cloves, cardamom and bay leaves and saute for 2 minutes. Then add 1 sliced onion and saute until transparent.
  4. Add the drained rice to the pan and fry for 3-5 minutes.
  5. Add water along with salt  to the pan, mix well and allow it to boil.
  6. Then lower the heat, cover the pan and cook until the rice is cooked.
  7. Switch off and keep the rice covered for few minutes before serving.
  8. Garnish with fried onions, cashews and raisins and serve hot with chicken or mutton curry....

 

 Sending to Kerala Kitchen Event hosted by Julie @ Erivum Puliyum

16 comments:

  1. would love to try chicken curry with ghee rice :)

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  2. I would opt to eat this with mutton curry! Nice!

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  3. Anytime, any place, with anything. Nice flavour packed rice

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  4. Ghee rice looks so flavourful..

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  5. Oh my goodness.... can I please have that!

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  6. I can eat this rice anytime.. delicious

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  7. very flavorful and yummy rice....my favorite rice too :)

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  8. great one shabbu....i love this and it goes well with curries

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  9. Hi Shabbu ,

    looks mild !!!

    and tempting Shabbu :) :)

    Keep on ...

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  10. very flavorful rice. Simple but tasty.

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  11. very flavorful and delicious rice...looks truly inviting!! good one dear!!
    Spicy Treats

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  12. My family loves this flavorful rice with curries.

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