Spicy Zeera Rice | How to make Spicy Zeera Rice

By Farheen Banu  |  7th Aug 2015  |  
4.5 from 4 reviews Rate It!
  • Photo of Spicy Zeera Rice by Farheen Banu at BetterButter
Spicy Zeera Riceby Farheen Banu
  • Prep Time


  • Cook Time


  • Serves





About Spicy Zeera Rice Recipe

My favorite way of making dhaba style Zeera rice. It's easy, simple, spicy and delicious!! Goes well with many dhaba style non-veg curries and dal fry.

Spicy Zeera Rice

Ingredients to make Spicy Zeera Rice

  • 1) rice Cooked 2 cups
  • 2) oil 3-4 tbsp
  • 3) Zeera/cumin 1-1/2 tbsp
  • 4) Green chilies 4-5 slit into two
  • 5) curry leaves 3-4 sprigs
  • 6) Black pepper 1/2 tsp
  • 7) ginger-garlic paste 1 tbsp

How to make Spicy Zeera Rice

  1. 1) Heat oil in a wide bottomed non-stick pan. Add zeera, curry leaves, green chilies and let it splutter for 30 seconds.(do not burn the cumin)
  2. 2) Add ginger-garlic paste and stir fry for a min.
  3. 3) Add rice and pepper and little salt to taste.
  4. 4) Stir fry on medium-high heat for a minute and simmer down on low flame for 5 mins. Serve hot with your favorite Dal Tadka

My Tip:

काहीही नाही.

Reviews for Spicy Zeera Rice (4)

Komal Mathur3 years ago

looks like a tasty dish

Shoba Bharathraj3 years ago

yummy... will try.

Lisa Peterson4 years ago


Sujata Limbu4 years ago

Love jeera rice, this recipe looks easy and yumm

Cooked it ? Share your Photo