Onion Cashew Nut Pulav | How to make Onion Cashew Nut Pulav

By shilpa joshi  |  6th Aug 2016  |  
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About Onion Cashew Nut Pulav Recipe

Generally all the working women & housewives are always planning the menu for lunch/ dinner a day before. But sometimes the unplanned dish also turns out fabulous. It happened with me. Yesterday it was raining heavily and it was not possible to go to market to bring vegetables. I directly came home, took rest for 10-15 minutes, had a cup of tea. I was thinking what to cook as there were no vegetables, chicken or fish at home. No option but to manage with whatever stuff i had at home. So i made these Two dishes and was very happy and satisfied.

Onion Cashew Nut Pulav is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Onion Cashew Nut Pulav has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by shilpa joshi is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Onion Cashew Nut Pulav recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Onion Cashew Nut Pulav is 30 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 25 minutes. This is recipe of Onion Cashew Nut Pulav is perfect to serve 3 people. Onion Cashew Nut Pulav is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Onion Cashew Nut Pulav. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Onion Cashew Nut Pulav by commenting on this page below!

Onion Cashew Nut Pulav

Ingredients to make Onion Cashew Nut Pulav

  • 3 bowls of rice
  • 3 medium sized onion cut length wise
  • 6-7 black pepper corns
  • 2-3 green cardomom
  • 1 black cardomom
  • 2-3 bay leaves,
  • 4-5 cloves
  • cashew nuts 20-25
  • salt to taste
  • 2-3 green chillies finely chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon Pulav masala ( Optional)
  • oil as required

How to make Onion Cashew Nut Pulav

  1. Wash and drain the rice and keep aside for 1/2 hour.
  2. Take one onion from the above and fry till turns brown and keep aside.
  3. Heat the pan with 1 tbsp of oil, add all Khada Masala 1/2 minute on medium flame. Add remaining 2 onions from the above and sauté for 5 mins. The onion should turn pink.
  4. Add cashew nuts and fry for another 1/2 minute.
  5. Add Rice and mix well with all the ingredients. Saute for 6-7 minutes so that all the masala flavor mixes well. Add 5 cups of water, add salt to taste and Pulav Masala (Optional)
  6. Keep lid on the pan and let the pulav cook on medium flame for 10 minutes.
  7. Open the lid and check the rice. If it's done mix the fried onion in to the pulav, Put the lid on the pan. Switch off the gas. Let Pulav cook in its own steam.

Reviews for Onion Cashew Nut Pulav (2)

shikhajamuar .3 months ago

Any alternative for pulao masala?
shilpa joshi
3 months ago
Pulav masala is an optional. i dont thinknit will go with another masala.

Ayesha Kumar2 years ago

Onion and cashews, nice mix of ingredients and flavours :)