Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Beetroot Rice

Beetroot Rice :



Ingredients
  • Basmathi Rice - 1 cup
  • Water - 2 cups
  • Beetroot - 1 big 
  • Onion - 1 no
  • Garlic - 4 pods
  • Ginger - small piece
  • Coriander and Mint leaves - 1 small bunch
  • Green chillies - 4 nos.
  • Garam Masala - 1/2 tsp.
  • Cinnamon - 1/2 inch stick
  • Cardamom - 2 nos
  • Clove - 2 
  • Bay leaf - 1 
  • Ghee - 3 tbsn.
  • Salt to taste

Method :
  • Boil Rice in water upto 3/4th done along with salt, green chillies and cardamom.Keep it aside.
  • Take a kadai , add ghee and once it is hot ,add cinnamon.clove,bay leaf,onion and fry  till onion becomes golden colour.
  • Add grated ginger, garlic, corainder , mint leaves, garam masala and saute for 2 mins. 
  • Add grated beetroot and salt and cook until beetroot is cooked well.
  • Now layer rice and beetroot mixture and bake it in oven at 180 degrees for 18 mins. 

Serve it with papad and Raita .

27 comments:

An Open Book said...

i was jus wondering what 2 make with beetroot...im experimenting with it for the first time

Priti said...

Looks yum..I love e colour

Satya said...

wow this beetroot rice looks gorgeous n truly inviting .. beautiful click too

Satya
http://www.superyummyrecipes.com

Shriya said...

wow!! Looks soo inviting and delicious. It's definitely a healthy choice. I love beetroot in any dish.

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Simply love the look of the rice. with all these spices it must have tasted good also
Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Rumana Rawat said...

Wow this is so colorful and tasty looking:)

jeyashrisuresh said...

very nice and healthy rice.nice colur and will try soon

Hari Chandana said...

Healthy and delicious recipe.. looks perfect.. lovely presentation :)

Guna's kitchen said...

Luks delicious and very tempting dear.. very colorful too... very interesting...
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Swathi said...

Beetroot rice looks delicious. Nice color.

Vasavi Suresh said...

How nicely the beets have blended into rice. Looks delicious and healthy too.

Sushma Mallya said...

i love the colour,looks very delicious and nice recipe pavithra...

AshKuku said...

Very yummy..... I had prepared it long back & I know it tastes DIVINE!!! Hugs ))))

Ash....
(http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

Akila said...

Wow... what a beautiful beet root rice... with that lovely colours.... love it dear..........

TREAT AND TRICK said...

Attractive color and sounds delicious, thanks for sharing dear...

Nitha said...

Nowadays I am in love with the colour of beet and add it in each and every dish for it wonderful colour..

Love this colourful rice too..

Krishnaveni said...

Pavithra, this rice looks so good and yummmmmmy, healthy as well

Kiran said...

Beetroot rice looks very colorful and delicious.

PranisKitchen said...

perfect healthy delicious and colorful rice variety.. good one

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Beetroot is a veggie I crave for ever,my H doesnt like,so I too stopped buying it :P Looks and sounds great Pavi!

Yummy Team said...

Thats an attractive rice..Love the color..

Sanjeeta kk said...

Like the color, very comforting rice.

Swarnavalli Suresh said...

wow this is simply superb!! I used to make beetroot subji and mix it with rice. This is a nice recipe will try it soon!!

Aparna S Mallya said...

Nice and colorful dish!

Reshmi said...

Hi pavithra, first time here and m drooling over these pics.. so colourful and tempting!!

Susan and Abraham said...

brilliant....

Pavithra said...

This looks super yummy and lovely color.. delicious.