Methi Pulao – Best Indian Cooking

Best Indian Cooking


Methi Pulao


2 Cup Long Grain (Basmati) Rice
1 1/2 cup green peas
100 gms paneer (cut into small cubes and deep fried)
A small bunch of methi (fenugreek) leaves (chopped)
4 tomatoes (chopped)
5-6 flakes of garlic (paste)
3-4 green chilies (chopped)
1/2 tsp. turmeric powder
Red chili powder to taste
Salt to taste
2 tbsp oil/butter


Wash methi properly and drain the water and keep aside.Heat oil in the pan and add garlic paste and fry till light brown.Now add tomatoes, peas. Methi, green chilies, salt, chili powder and turmeric powder. Stir-fry for 8-10 minutes.Add rice and fry well for another 5 minutes.Add enough water and pressure cook on low flame for 5 minutes.Garnish with fried paneer.Serve the methi (fenugreek) pulao hot with chilled raita.

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