Mushroom Biryani | How to make Mushroom Biryani

By Balachandrika Kandaswamy  |  26th Jan 2016  |  
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  • Mushroom Biryani, How to make Mushroom Biryani
  • Prep Time

    20

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  • Cook Time

    30

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  • Serves

    2

    People

513

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About Mushroom Biryani Recipe

Delicious biryani, a rice variety made of Mushroom and other spices

Mushroom Biryani

Ingredients to make Mushroom Biryani

  • Basmati rice - 1 1/2 cups [ 1 cup size = 150 ml ]
  • mushroom ( cleaned and sliced ) - 1 cup (heaped)
  • mint leaves - 1 fist full
  • Big onion - 1/2 (use the remaining half for making raitha)
  • Big tomato - 1/2 or small tomato - 1
  • fennel seeds - 1 tsp
  • bay leaves - 1
  • cinnamon sticks - 3 small pieces
  • cardamom - 1
  • cloves - 2
  • ginger Garlic Paste - 1 tsp
  • oil - 4 -5 tsp
  • salt - as needed
  • turmeric Powder - 1/4 Tsp
  • Chili powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Garam masala - 1 1/2 tsp
  • Green chili - 2
  • water - 2 1/2 cups
  • coriander leaves - 1 fist full

How to make Mushroom Biryani

  1. Soak the basmati rice for 15 - 20 minutes. Slice the onion and chop the tomato
  2. Heat a vessel with oil and add fennel seeds, cardamom, cloves, bay leaf and cinnamon sticks
  3. Ssaute it for a minute and then add onions, green chili and mint leaves
  4. Fry till the mint leaves are shrunk and then add ginger garlic paste, saute till the raw smell goes off
  5. Add turmeric powder, chili powder, salt and garam masala, saute it for a minute and add mushrooms
  6. Add tomatoes once the mushrooms become soft. saute and then cook covered for 5 minutes
  7. Wash the soaked basmati rice and add it to the mixture
  8. Mix it with the masala and then transfer it to the pressure cooker. Add 2 1/2 cups of water and coriander leaves
  9. Switch off the flame after one whistle. Once the pressure is released, mix the rice gently with a fork.
  10. Serve hot with onion raita.

Reviews for Mushroom Biryani (4)

Ivorinii Fernandes2 years ago

Yummy and delicious. I tried it today. Thanks
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Mahek Bhambani2 years ago

I love mushrooms... N biryani is my favorite.. N dis is a treasure of happiness for me
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Madhuchanda Sharma2 years ago

sounds so amazing..what variety of mushrooms do you use?
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Madhu Sikri2 years ago

Yummy
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