Monday, March 14, 2011

MW Zucchini & Peanut Rice

A quick one pot meal get ready in less time in microwave oven with leftover cooked rice..Zucchini and peanut together works out wonder and its quite an easy breezy rice,tastes delicious when served along with any sort of spicy roasts..We enjoyed with potato chips and the addition of peanut in this rice turned out this rice truly delicious and nutty..In case if u dont have leftover rice, u can very well go for freshly cooked rice either by cooking in microwave oven or either in rice cooker...A prefect lunch box menu too..Anyhow the cooking time varies according to ur microwave oven power.....

MW Zucchini & Peanuts Rice

2cups Cooked rice
1/2cup Zucchini (chopped)
1/4cup Peanuts
1no Onion (chopped)
2nos Green chillies (slit opened)
1tsp Garam masala powder
1tsp Pav bhaji masala
Oil
1tsp Cumin seeds + Shah jeera
Few coriander leaves (chopped)

Heat enough oil in a microwave safe bowl for 40-45 seconds in high power, add the cumin seeds and shah jeera, cook in microwave oven for a minute, add the chopped onions,slit opened green chillies and salt,cook for 5-7minutes until the onions turns transculent..now add the peanuts,cook for 2 minutes..Finally add the chopped zucchini, garam masala powder,pav bhaji powder, cook for 10 minutes until the veggies get well cooked...

Now add the cooked rice,chopped coriander leaves, toss everything gently, cook now for 2-3minutes..Serve hot with potato chips or spicy potato roast..

44 comments:

  1. Nice combo..just thinking about how tasty it will be..YUM!

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  2. Wow thats a lovely combo...Easy toooooooo
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  3. Awesome delicious rice Priya.

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  4. I could eat a whole plateful of that. YUM!!! Nice combo n the recipe is just fantastic!


    US Masala

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  5. that's a nice combo and so quick to make !! super for lazy days !
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  6. never tried this combo..looks interesting!

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  7. Yummy rice,looks awesome..nice combo.

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  8. Looks yummy...should have tasted great...


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  9. It looks so colorful and delicious!

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  10. Anything with peanuts is my favorite.Love this rice preparation

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  11. Wow thats one easy and yummy rice dish you have.

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  12. Flavorful and delicious rice dish..love the combo..

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  13. Slurp! The rice very yummy and drool-worthy!

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  14. Never tried pavbhaji masala with rice, looks very yummy.

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  15. I am not big peanut fan.. but this sure looks so delicious!!!

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  16. rice looks just fantastic...delicious !

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  17. Fabulous and delicious peanut rice.

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  18. Delicious Combo !!! So delicious and yummy !!!

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  19. Delicious looking rice. The combo flavor of zucchini and peanuts sounds wonderful:)

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  20. I've always wondered what to make with zucchini and ended up making kofta balls wit that..But tjis sounds interesting and Yum it looks

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  21. Something different..looks nice and yummy.

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  22. Nice rice...Good with pachadi.

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  23. Excellent looking combination. A very simple recipe as well.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  24. i have never tried zucchini so for in my cooking.looks nice and love the addition of peanuts

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  25. Looks so delicious. A very unique combo.

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  26. The photo just made me hungry all over again!

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  27. Delicious and quick. What a great recipe!

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  28. Delicious combo and the addition of peanuts is tempting me...

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  29. Looks great, if it completely done in MW, please do send it to my "MEC - Rice" event.

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  30. Yummy combo...easy to make n good 2 eat..

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  31. Delicious rice Priya. Never tried zuchini with PBmasala

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  32. Wow rice looks scrumptious :)I love zucchini in any form

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  33. looks delicious ..new recp. to me ..thanks for sharing this

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  34. Wow Priya... once again healthy and tasty... I love this.

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