Palak Rice | How to make Palak Rice

By Delicacies On The Plate - Pallavi's Kitchen  |  9th Nov 2017  |  
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About Palak Rice Recipe

Very tasty and healthy option for one pot meal

Palak rice is an aromatic, flavorful and delicious dish which is very much popular in world. The name itself get juices flowing in your mouth and this dish has a heavenly experience in every bite. When Palak rice is cooked perfectly it can turn into a dish beyond excellence. It is a recipe of delight which no one can resist. You can try this amazing Palak rice at the restaurants and you can also prepare it at your home. People of different region prepare this dish differently according to their own taste. This quick and easy recipe requires only 10 minute for the preparation and 15 minute to cook it perfectly. On the Better Butter website, you can find the recipe of Palak rice by Delicacies On The Plate - Pallavi's Kitchen in step by step with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook the perfect Palak rice at your home without any difficulties. Palak rice is one of the representative dishes of world which you can serve in any special occasions.

Palak Rice

Ingredients to make Palak Rice

  • 500 gms spinach leaves
  • 1/2 cup chopped coriander leaves
  • 1 inch ginger
  • 5-6 garlic cloves minced
  • 7-8 tbsp oil
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 2 red chilies
  • 1-2 star anise
  • 2 Black cardamom
  • 7-8 cinnamon stick
  • 6-7 cloves
  • 1/4 cup chopped almonds, cashews & raisins
  • 2 medium onions chopped
  • 1 tbsp Garam masala
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp kashmiri red chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp coriander powder
  • 2 medium tomatoes chopped
  • salt to taste
  • Green food colour (optional)
  • 200 gms basmati rice cooked

How to make Palak Rice

  1. Blanch the spinach leaves , grind it with coriander leaves to form puree
  2. Heat oil in a kadhai, splutter cumin seeds. Add the whole spices and saute for around 30-45 secs on low heat
  3. Add the minced garlic and grated ginger, saute till the raw aroma diminishes. Add the chopped onions and cook till it turns golden
  4. Add the chopped tomatoes and saute till it turns tender and mushy and oil starts to separate.
  5. Add spice powders and cook for around a minute. Add the palak puree and cook till the oil starts to separate. if required , add food color
  6. Add cooked rice, mix well. Cover and cook till the flavor blends with the rice.
  7. Fry nuts and raisins. Garnish rice with fried nuts and raisins. Serve hot with raita

Reviews for Palak Rice (1)

Neha Dhingraa year ago

This spinach flavoured rice delicacy is just awesome.
Delicacies On The Plate - Pallavi's Kitchen
a year ago
ys it is....:)

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