Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal) | How to make Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal)

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ByZeenath Amaanullah
Created on 22nd Jun 2017
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  • By Zeenath Amaanullah
    Created on 22nd Jun 2017

About Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal)

Middle Eastern food is phenomenal. It has got such a variety of dishes. Koshari is the national dish of Egypt. It is basically a combination of rice, lentils, chickpeas and macaroni with spicy chilli garlic sauce. The spice blend Baharat used in this lends a unique taste and flavour to this dish. Infact just a little of it adds depth and flavour to soups, stews, sauces, grains, vegetables and meat. Thus it's referred to as a magical blend. It's a mindblowing one pot meal with so many nutrients at one go. One can use any shape of macaroni and spaghetti in this. Infact 1 or 2 or more varieties of these can be used. Happy Cooking Folks !!!!!!!

Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal) is a mouthwatering dish which is perfect to serve at any occasion. It is a recipe of Middle Eastern cuisine which is very famous in the whole worldwide. This is very amazing in taste and it contains a lot of health benefiting nutrients. It is a quick and easy recipe and you can easily prepare restaurant style Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal) at your home. Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal) by Zeenath Amaanullah will help you to prepare the perfect Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal) at your home. You don't need any extra effort or time to prepare this. It just needs 30 minute for the preparation and 30 minute for cooking. Whether it is a grand party or a normal kitty party, it is a perfect dish to serve and to get the compliments from your guests. This recipe follows the perfect art of cooking that gives an amazing texture to this and differentiate it from other dishes. In the Better Butter recipes, you will find the step by step process of this recipe by which you can know how to make the delicious Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal).

  • Prep Time30mins
  • Cook Time30mins
  • Serves6People
Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal)

Ingredients to make Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal)

  • Chickpeas 1 cup soaked
  • Rice good quality 1 cup soaked
  • Whole masoor dal or brown lentils 1 cup
  • Macaroni 1 cup boiled
  • Spaghetti 1 cup boiled
  • Salt to taste
  • Vegetable stock 2 cups
  • Bay leaves 2
  • Cumin seeds 1 tsp
  • Garlic sliced thinly 2 cloves
  • Olive oil 1 tbsp
  • Onions large sliced thinly 2 deep fried
  • FOR THE SAUCE...
  • Olive oil 3 tbsp
  • Tomato paste 1 cup
  • Garlic mince 2 tbsp
  • Baharat spice blend 1 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Red chilli flakes 1 tbsp
  • FOR THE BAHARAT SPICE BLEND...
  • Peppercorns 2 tbsp
  • coriander seeds 2 tbsp
  • cumin seeds 2 tbsp
  • Cinnamon sticks 6 to 7
  • Paprika 1 tbsp
  • Nutmeg 1 tsp

How to make Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal)

  1. First of all prepare the baharat spice blend by roasting all the spices on a low flame for a minute or two.
  2. Blend all and store it in an airtight jar.
  3. FOR THE RICE...
  4. In a saucepan add olive oil about a tbsp and throw in some cumin seeds.
  5. After a few seconds, add the bay leaves and stir in the soaked rice.
  6. Soak the rice for atleast 20 minutes.
  7. Next saute the sliced garlic.
  8. Stir in the rice now.
  9. Add 2 cups of vegetable stock and let it simmer until done.
  10. Adjust the salt accordingly.
  11. Pressure cook the chickpeas and set aside.
  12. Boil the whole masoor dal or brown lentils too until done.
  13. Boil the macaroni and the spaghetti according to the package instructions until al dente.
  14. FOR THE SAUCE....
  15. In a pan, heat 3 tbsp of olive oil.
  16. Add the garlic and the chilli flakes.
  17. Saute for a minute.
  18. Add the baharat spice blend about 1 tbsp.
  19. Next add the tomato paste.
  20. Let it simmer for 3 to 4 minutes.
  21. Add salt accordingly.
  22. Deep fry the sliced onions and set aside.
  23. ASSEMBLING THE KOSHARI....
  24. Mix the cooked rice, lentils, chickpeas and macaroni well with proper care.
  25. Pour the chilli garlic sauce on top.
  26. Garnish with crispy fried onions generously.
  27. Yummylicious one pot meal Koshari is ready to devour.
My Tip: If vegetable stock is unavailable, one can even use maggi seasoning cubes about 2 adding it to the water with rice.

Reviews for Koshari...(Egyptian rice,lentils and macaroni one pot meal) (2)

Yasmeen Ahmed2 months ago
Wow !!! Dear Zee , this looks so beautiful. :yum::yum::yum::yum::yum::heart_eyes::heart_eyes::heart_eyes: Will try this out in Shaa ALLAH.
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Ashima Singh2 months ago
Tempting... I will surely try this.
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