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Mint Rice is a delicious South Indian recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Mint Pulav by following this easy recipe.

Mint Rice Recipe
10.0 / 10 ( 3 votes)
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• 1 Cup basmati rice
• 2 Onions
• 5 Green chillies
• 1 Bunch medium in size mint leaves
• 1 tsp Tamarind paste
• 3 tbsp Fresh grated coconut
• 1 tbsp Cashewnuts , broken into pieces
• 3 tbsp Oil
• Salt to taste

For Seasoning:
• 1 tsp Bengal gram
• 1 tsp Black gram
• 1 tsp Mustard seeds
• A few Curry leaves
How to make Mint Rice:
Cook rice until each grain is separate but soft to touch.
Let it to cool, set aside.
Heat 1 tsp oil in the pan and sauté green chillies and mint leaves until mint leaves shrink.
Grind this along with tamarind, coconut and salt.
Heat the remaining oil and fry the cashewnuts till golden and set aside.
Combine all the seasoning ingredients with it.
Add finely cut onions to it and saute until it become translucent.
Combine the ground masala paste with it and fry for a few more minutes until good aroma comes.
Reduce the heat and add the cooked rice.
Mix it carefully, without breaking the grains of rice until it becomes hot.
Add the fried cashews to it and serve.
Mint Rice Recipe

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  Recipe Reviews
I tried this recipe. Simple & easy. Tasted delicious. Thanku.
Submitted by: Ramya
posted : 01-May-2010 04:01 PM

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