Sweet Corn Pulao
 
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Sweet corn pulao makes a perfect filling lunch box recipe for kids (or adults!).
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RECIPE TYPE: Main
CUISINE: Indian
SERVES: 3-4
INGREDIENTS
  • Sweet Corn – ½ cup
  • Rice – 1 cup
  • Water – 2 cups
  • Diced Carrots – 4
  • Slit Green chillies – 5
  • Onions – 2
  • Ginger garlic paste – 2 tbsp
  • Ghee or oil – 2 tbsp
  • Cloves – 5
  • Cardamom – 3
  • Cinnamon – 1 inch stick
  • Shahi jeera – 1 tsp
  • Chopped mint – 2 tbsp
INSTRUCTIONS
  1. Soak the rice for 1 hr and drain the water and keep aside.
  2. In a pressure cooker, add ghee and heat it.
  3. Add all the dry spices, and fry till nice aroma.
  4. Then add onions and green chillies and sauté for some time.
  5. Add ginger garlic paste once the onions are slightly cooked.
  6. Cook till the raw flavour of the ginger garlic paste is gone and add diced carrots, sweet corn, mint and sauté for a minute.
  7. Add 2 cups of water to this and bring to a boil. Add salt when the water begins to boil.
  8. Also add rice and stir. Bring to boil and close the lid of the pressure cooker and cook till one whistle.
  9. Serve hot with raitha, chicken curry or any curry of your choice.
MY NOTES
* The quantity of green chillies can be reduced or increased as per your taste.

** I generally use ghee for any type of pulao for the aroma, but oil can also be used.

*** While cooking in the pressure cooker, the flame should be medium. If not you may burn the pulao.
Recipe by Food Recipes Easy at https://foodrecipeseasy.com/sweet-corn-pulao/