Veg Biryani

Veg Biryani


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About this recipe: what can a vegeterian look for ? chicken or dum biryani ?? na na.. I am a veggie and so i decided to go for veg biryani. I generally have less time in the morning and when you need to cook something fast this is the best thing to do.. lets try !

sumana Karnataka, India

Serves: 4 

  • 2 cups basmati rice soake for 10 mins
  • 4 onions
  • 2 tomatoes
  • 1 cup beans chopped slit vertically into pieces
  • 1 cup carrots chopped vertically into long pieces
  • 1 small cup fresh green peas
  • 1 cup potatoes chopped vertically into long pieces
  • 2 spoons chilli powder
  • 2 spoons everest biryani masala powder
  • 1 cup chopped corriander leaves
  • 1 string curry leaves
  • 15 tbl spoons oil which you are used to
  • 2 spoons salt - to taste
  • 4 cups water - 1:2 measurement for rice

Prep:20min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:35min 

  1. keep the basmati rice soaked for 10 mins and drain water
  2. cut all vegetables into long slices. Onions cut long slices and tomatoes also chopped
  3. heat oil in kadai or cooker pan , add curry leaves, onions and fry till brown.
  4. fry tomatoes till soft
  5. add all vegetables, rice, chilli powder, everest masala, salt , water and close the pressure cooker lid. Allow for one whistle and in medium flame and switch off once done.
  6. after cooling, open the lid, mix once and sprinkle corriander leaves.
  7. delicious biryani ready...

Serving suggestion

serve with onion cucumber or onion tomato raita

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Reviews (6)


thank you - 09 Sep 2010


lovd it.. - 05 May 2014


We made it yesterday for dinner. It was great! - 08 Sep 2010

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