Peas Rice Recipe with spices

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Peas Rice Recipe with spicesPeas Rice Recipe with spices

The Peas Rice recipe has long been prepared in our household for generations. I learnt this from my mother. Traditionally it used to be prepared with broken rice. But I have used basmati rice.

Peas Rice Recipe Ingredients

  • Rice – 2 1/2 cups
  • Green chilly – 15 nos (split lengthwise)
  • Tomatoes – 2 (medium sized)
  • Onion – 2 nos (Big sized chopped length wise)
  • Garlic – 8 nos (crushed)
  • Ginger – 1 inch (crushed)
  • Coriander leaves – 1/2 cup (chopped)
  • Mint leaves – 1/2 cup (chopped)
  • Peas – 1 cup
  • Clove and Cinnamon powder - 1 tsp
  • Bay leaf – 1 nos
  • Star Anise – 1 nos
  • Cardamom – 3 nos
  • Marathi Moggu – 2 nos
  • Kasuri methi – 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp
  • Oil – 1/3 cup
  • Salt to taste

Peas Rice Recipe with spices

Peas Rice Recipe Cooking Method

  1. Wash the rice and soak it in water for 10 minutes.
  2. Take a rice cooker and add oil. When oil is heated put all the spices (Bay leaf, Star Anise, Cardamom, Marathi Moggu, Kasuri methi) in.
  3. Add crushed ginger and crushed garlic. Sauté for 4 minute.
  4. Then add onion,green chilly and sauté for 5 more minutes.
  5. Now add coriander and mint leaves, mix well and cook for 2 additional minutes.
  6. Then add tomatoes and turmeric. Cook till the tomatoes are mushy.
  7. Add peas and mix well. Cook for 4 minutes and add water.
  8. Bring it to boil and add salt.
  9. Put rice and clove & cinnamon powder.
  10. Now close the cooker lid and cook till your hear 1 whistle.

Serve hot with raitha or pudina chutney! Also try out other Rice recipes.

3 comments »

  • priya said:  

    Good photo. I also tried your peas rice it was very tasty .So i am going to try your other recipe.

  • shailly said:  

    Hi Bharathi,
    I have tried your peas rice recipe and it came out really well though i skipped one step between that still it had really good taste..
    Thanks for sharing this recipe.
    Shailly

  • Anonymous said:  

    Came out excellent. I also made peeper chicken(following your recipe) along with raitha. Wow...I felt so proud of myself!

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