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Monday, January 23, 2012

South Indian Coriander Flavor~Tomato Rice Briyani (Bombay Mix Powder Style)

Tomato rice is a very delicious and simple to prepare recipe.Coriander powder give a lot of flavor and rich taste.Quick,easy and super tasty!!!.

  1. Large Tomato-2
  2. Raw Rice/Briyani Rice-1cup
  3. Large Onion-1
  4. Aniseeds-1/4tsp
  5. Cumin Seeds-1/2tsp
  6. Poppy Seeds-1/4tsp
  7. Curry Leaves
  8. Coriander Powder-2tsp 
  9. Gram masala-1/4tsp
  10. Curry Masal Powder-1/4tsp
  11. Green chili-4 or 5
  12. Turmeric Powder-1/2tsp
  13. Garlic-4cloves(chopped)
  14. Salt-to taste
  15. Water-2 1/4cup
  16. Oil-6 or 7tsp

  • Soak and wash the rice for minimum 1hr.
  • Heat a pressure cooker,add 6tsp of oil,cumin seeds,aniseeds,garlic and poppy seeds.
  • After popping the seeds add sliced onions,curry leaves,green chili and finely chopped tomatoes and fry well.
  • Add all powders,salt and fry well.
  • Add soaked rice,water,curry leaves and mix well.
  • Close the lid and pressure upto 3 or 4 whistles.
  • After 4 whistles remove the lid and serve it.


  1. Tickling palates,Let's Cook #11 ~ Rice
  2. Royal Feast Briyani,Kaarasaaram


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