Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Mushroom Biryani

Ingredients:
2 cups - Basmati rice
1 lb - mushrom ( cut into medium size )
3 tbsp - ground ginger garlic paste
1 tbsp - yogurt
1 - big onion ( sliced thin )
5 - green chillies
1 - tomato ( chopped )
1 - star anise
1 - clove
1 - cardamoms
2 - bay leafs
1″ - piece of cinnammon
1 - tbsp chilli powder
1/2 cup - chopped mint leaves
1/2 cup - chopped coriander leaves
1/2 cups - water
Salt to taste
3 tbsp - oil
1 tbsp - ghee

Method:

  • Wash and soak the rice in water 15 minutes.
  • Wash and cut the mushroom into medium sized pieces.
  • Heat the oil in the cooker.Add the star anise, cloves, cardamon,cinnammon and bay leafs and saute for a minute.
  • Add sliced onions and green chillies and fry till they start to brown.
  • Add the ginger garlic paste and saute for about 2 minutes.
  • Now add mushrom pieces along with the chopped tomatos and saute till the juice dries up.
  • Add chilli powder,curd ,chopped mint leaves ,corriander leaves and salt to the taste.mix well. now close the lid 5 minutes.
  • Now add ghee and soaked rice, mix it very gently, then add 3&1/2 cups of water, mix well.(slowly)
  • Cover and cook with the weight on, until you hear 1 whistle.
  • Switch off gas flame. Allow the cooker to cool naturally.
Serve mushroom biryani with onion raita.

12 comments:

vadivu said...

Shanthi really your foods are mouthwatering....are you from coimbatore side....your receipes sounds like erode,coimbatore peoples
regards,
vadivu.

shanthi said...

Thanks vadivu. your guess is correct. yes, i am from erode.

Anonymous said...

I tried it and cameout excellent... Thanks Shanthi...

Anonymous said...

It came good and tasty, Thanks.
Madhu, Tirupur

Balu said...

hello All,

I tried this recipe and came out really well...

Stella said...

I tried it for the first time and it was delicious. Thanks a lot Shanthi :)

ranimuthu said...

Hi shanthi ur receipe really sounds good....varehvah...

Sangeetha Kathiresan said...

I tried mushroom biriyani for the first time and followed ur recipe . It was very tasty .Thanks much !!!

NiranjanaSarguru said...

hi shanthi... i ll try out and tell u... i was searching for this recipe and found out finally in this blog.....

Anonymous said...

hi shanthi,
was trying more recipes from more websites,but i like yours . i tried more than 12 recipes from your blog whole family appreciated me....credit goes to you.thank you so much . looking for recipes.

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