Black Eyed Beans Biryani / Pulao





Ingredients

Soaked/Frozen Black eyed beans    : 1 cup
Basmati/Long grain rice                   : 1 1/2 cups
Chopped onion                               : 1/2 cup
Chopped tomato                             : 1/4 cup
Green chilly                                     :1
Ginger - Garlic paste                       : 1 tsp
Red chilly powder                           : 1 tsp
Coriander powder                           : 2 tsps
Garam masala powder                     : 1 tsp
Ghee + oil                                        : 3 tbsps
Cinnamon                                        : 1 small piece
Cardamom                                      : 2 nos
Cloves                                             : 2nos
Salt
Coriander leaves
Mint leaves

Method

Wash & Soak rice for 1/2 an hour
Grind Cinnamon, Cardamom, Cloves,Green chilly, Ginger - Garlic paste,Coriander powder, red chilly powder to smooth paste.
Heat oil + ghee mixture in a pressure cooker ,add chopped onion and fry till golden colour.
Add the masala paste and fry for few mins.
Add chopped tomato,coriander leaves,mint leaves and stir.
Add beans, soaked rice, salt and fry for few mins.
To this add 2 cups of water and pressure cook on a low flame for 1 whistle.
Serve hot with any raita ..




9 comments:

hemalata said...

Protein packed biryani, looks so yummy.

Shobha said...

I always make curry with these beans..never tried a pulao..
Looks delicious.

Swathi Iyer said...

Black eye beans pulao looks delicious Vidya, I make only curry with it.
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R.Punitha said...

Hi Vidhya ,

I'm Punitha of

http://www.southindiafoodrecipes.blogspot.in

Pulao looks AWessome :)

Do visit my blog at your free time Vidhya....

R.Punitha said...

Hi Vidhya ,

I'm Punitha of

http://www.southindiafoodrecipes.blogspot.in

Pulao looks AWessome :)

Do visit my blog at your free time Vidhya....

Subhie Arun said...

protein pack n healthy biriyani..glad to follow u!

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Hamaree Rasoi said...

I do make this as it make protein rich rice dish...looks appealing

Rekha said...

looks delicious and tasty pulao:)
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Chan said...

Really simple and appealing dish. Will try this sometime soon.