Methi Millet Pulao | How to make Methi Millet Pulao

By Hari Chandana P  |  31st Jan 2016  |  
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About Methi Millet Pulao Recipe

A very healthy and unique Indian pulao made with foxtail millets, fenugreek leaves and spices.

Methi Millet Pulao is delicious and authentic dish. Methi Millet Pulao by Hari Chandana P is a great option when you want something interesting to eat at home. Restaurant style Methi Millet Pulao is liked by most people . The preparation time of this recipe is 10 minutes and it takes 15 minutes to cook it properly. Methi Millet Pulao is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every region. By the help of this recipe you can definitely know how to make a perfect Methi Millet Pulao. Methi Millet Pulao is an amazing dish which is perfectly appropriate for any occasion. Methi Millet Pulao is delicious as well as healthy dish because it contains large amount of healthy nutrients. Surprise your family and friends by preparing this restaurant style Methi Millet Pulao at your home.

Methi Millet Pulao

Ingredients to make Methi Millet Pulao

  • 1 cup Foxtail millets
  • 1 cup fenugreek Leaves, tightly packed
  • 2 Cups water
  • 1 1/2 cup Chopped tomato
  • 1 cup Sliced onion
  • 4 - 5 Green Chllies
  • 3 - 4 garlic Cloves
  • 1 small piece ginger
  • 1 1/2 inch piece cinnamon Stick
  • 3 cloves
  • 2 cardamom pods
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • A few cashews
  • salt to taste

How to make Methi Millet Pulao

  1. Grind the green chillies, garlic, ginger, cloves, cinnamon and cardamom seeds into a coarse paste and set aside.
  2. Heat oil in a pressure cooker, add the cumin seeds and cashews and fry them.
  3. When they are browned, add the sliced onion and saute until golden brown color. Add the ground masala paste to it and fry for a minute. Now add the washed fenugreek leaves and fry until it wilts.
  4. Then add the washed and drained millets, tomatoes, salt and 2 cups of water. Pressure cook for 3 whistles. Serve hot with raita.

My Tip:

You can also use coconut milk to pressure cook.

Reviews for Methi Millet Pulao (2)

SANDHYA RAOa year ago

i m really happy to see healthy dishes in bb.thanks hari chandanaji

Rekha Sharma2 years ago


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