Coconut Milk Rice | How to make Coconut Milk Rice

By Hema Shakthi  |  24th Sep 2016  |  
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About Coconut Milk Rice Recipe

Coconut milk is rich creamy liquid prepared from coconut. In order to make coconut milk you will take the coconut and grate the flesh, and keep it in hot water and squeezing the milk out through a filter or cloth. Fresh coconut with thick, creamy flesh will create a higher quality milk than older coconuts that have dry flesh.

Coconut Milk Rice is delicious and authentic dish. Coconut Milk Rice by Hema Shakthi is a great option when you want something interesting to eat at home. Restaurant style Coconut Milk Rice is liked by most people . The preparation time of this recipe is 10 minutes and it takes 20 minutes to cook it properly. Coconut Milk Rice 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 Coconut Milk Rice. Coconut Milk Rice is an amazing dish which is perfectly appropriate for any occasion. Coconut Milk Rice 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 Coconut Milk Rice at your home.

Coconut Milk Rice

Ingredients to make Coconut Milk Rice

  • Basmati rice - 1 cup
  • coconut Milk - 1 1/2 cups
  • green chillies - 2
  • onion - 1
  • garlic - 4 flakes
  • cinnamon stick - 1
  • cloves - 2
  • cardamom Powder - 1/2 teaspoon
  • mint Leaves - A Handful
  • ghee - 1 tablespoon
  • salt - as needed or 1 teaspoon
  • cashew nuts - 10

How to make Coconut Milk Rice

  1. Soak basmati rice in half cup of water.
  2. Heat ghee in a pressure pan and fry cashew nuts till golden and keep aside.
  3. In the same ghee, add cinnamon and cloves and fry for a minute.
  4. Now add cardamom powder, green chillies, mint leaves, garlic and onion and fry well till raw smell goes.
  5. Now add coconut milk and half cup of water and add salt.
  6. When it boils add rice and mix well.
  7. Close the lid and keep the weight.
  8. When one whistle comes switch off the stove.
  9. Remove the lid and add fried cashew nuts and mix well.
  10. Coconut milk rice is ready to serve.

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