Basmathi rice - 1 cup
Corn cobs – 1cup
Onions - 2
Bay leaf - 1
Cinnamon - 1 inch stick
Black cardamoms - 2
Cloves - 3
Cashewnuts - 10 to 12
Saffron - a pinch dissolved in one Tbl. sp. warm milk
Ghee - for frying
Salt - as required
Grind together :
Onion - 1 big
Garlic - 4 flakes
Ginger – ½ inch piece
Turmeric powder – ¼ tsp.
Coriander powder - 1 Tbl. sp.
Garam masala powder – ¼ tsp.
Chilli powder - 1 tsp.
Soak rice for 10 minutes. Drain water and fry in ½tsp. of ghee, till moisture is absorbed. Cut onions length wise. Heat ghee and fry garam masala spices. Add onions and fry for few minutes. Continue frying with ground masala paste till oil floats on top. Add cooked corn and rice. Pour two cups of boiling water with enough salt. Mix well and cook 10 minutes in pressure cooker, (or) Cook for 20 minutes with a tight lid in direct absorption method, in reduced flame. After removing from fire, mix saffron milk and fried cashewnuts.
Sending this to Rice Mela,an event started by Srivalli of Cooking 4 all seasons
Corn pulao looks delicious Pavani.I love corn in any form and your recipe sounds just right!!
Mouthwatering pulao..delicious they r..
looks deliicous... yummy... thxs for sharing...
What a lovely rice recipe, Pavani. I've never had corn pulao before and this one looks delicious.
woo what a feast?...looks great
Pavani, that looks reallllly good!
Corn Pulao looks yummy. BTW I am going to try your garbanzo pulao today.
Oooh, yummy pulao! Corn is my fav. Beautiful presentation too!
Totally new pulaov, very inviting one!
Love corn. Must try for me. Looks delicious 🙂
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Completely agree with everything that Divya said....
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looks yummy! Loved that deco with tomatoes.
corn pulao looks yummy .. very colorful N tasty
Iam looking for some variety of rice dishes which you perfect have a collection of .....will keep tryng....
Lovely and delicious Pulav... they look great and stunning...
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Thanks for the lovely entry...it looks yum!