Sunday, March 13, 2011

Prawn & Tomato Pulao

Our sunday lunch was this delicious prawn tomato pulao which i served along with fried chicken wings, this pulao tastes absolutely wonderful also its goes for an easy breezy preparation...Cooked basmati rice mixed with a delicious prawn masala prepared with tomato-coconut based gravy along with usual spice powders....A real feast for sea food lovers and very delicious sunday special lunch, definitely a wonderful one pot meal which suits prefectly even for a potluck party..

Prawn & Tomato Pulao

2cups Cooked basmati rice
1cup Prawns (washed)
1no Onion (big & chopped)
4nos Tomatoes (juicy and chopped)
1tsp Ginger garlic paste
3nos Green chillies (slit opened)
1/4cup Coconut milk
1tsp Garam masala powder
1/2tsp Cumin seed powder
1/2tsp Fennel seed powder
1/2tsp Red chilly powder
1tsp Coriander powder
2nos Whole spices (bay leaves, cloves, cinnamon & cardamom)
Few mint leaves (chopped)
Salt
Oil

Heat enough oil, fry the whole spices until they turns brown, add the chopped onions,chopped tomatoes,sauté with salt until the veggies turns mushy, add the ginger garlic paste, slit opened green chillies, cook everything until the raw smell disappears...Add the cleaned prawns, cook until they get partially cooked, add the garam masala powder, red chilly powder,cumin seed powder,fennel seed powder, coriander powder..Cook everything in high flame..

Now add the coconut milk, chopped mint leaves and cook until the oil gets separates,add the cooked basmati rice to the prawn masala,toss everything gently and put off the stove..

Serve hot with raitas..

43 comments:

  1. Priya, Please have pity on me and pass me the pulao. I have just had my linch and you are making me drool.

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  2. Yummy yummy pulao...looks absolutely delicious.

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  3. Lovely and delicious prawn pulav... The masala preparation along with coconut milk is a sure winner!! Wish I could grab that bowl :-)

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  4. Fabulous one pot meal for quick fix ...you have garnished so well.Lovely color Priya

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  5. Luks delicious and its a great recipe for kids..

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  6. A delicious sunday lunch....Adding coconut milk to sea food gives the dish such a divine taste....sigh...!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  7. what a flavourful bowl of rice, looks mouthwatering:)

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  8. i am a prawn lover. usually cook it like gravy only. a new dish to try. looks great and yummy.

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  9. So yummy yummy.. absolutely delicious !!

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  10. Looks lovely, drools even being allergic to prawns!

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  11. What a delicious and falvorful lunch...looks divine..yumm!

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  12. Home delivered for lunch, please? Looks delicious!

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  13. This IS THE ADORABLE.....Love your pulao.. Sunday's are meant for great nv lunches.... Yummy..

    http://krithiskitchen.blogspot.com

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  14. look absolutely gorgeous and delicious!

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  15. très appétissant, j'adore
    bonne soirée

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  16. This looks sooooooooo good...can almost smell the flavor Priya..
    Tasty appetite

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  17. This is perfect for sunday lunch, looks very delish.

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  18. Priya, that looks like a plate of luxury- WOW!

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  19. Oh your lucky family! I love what u used as a base for the rice-coconut and spices. gotta give it a go one day!

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  20. Very yummy and lovely....wonderful...
    Hey dear..hope you collected your award...

    FunWidFud

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  21. Prawn and tomato pulav looks delicious.

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  22. What a lovely combination Priya..

    Plz do collect the award waiting for u in my awards page
    http://panchamrutham.blogspot.com/

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  23. Priya,

    Wish I spent my Sundays at your place... My mouth is watering.

    Regards,
    Seema
    amchi-bong-konnexion.blogspot.com
    seemabbas.blogspot.com

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  24. Priya, I truly love this gorgeous shrimp dish, and such perfect combination of spices, and ingredients. I would most certainly love to try this, since I always have shrimp in the freezer!

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  25. I also make this pulao, But i call it as prawn pulao..Delicous

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  26. Tomato rice is my fav.. look at the beautiful color :)

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  27. I love rice dishes...this looks nice with tomato. So pulao means rice?

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  28. Wow! that looks fantastic & so tempting.

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  29. A delicious platter of pulao, Love it priya..

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  30. too yum and delish...looks fantastic!
    Smitha
    Smitha's Spicy Flavors

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  31. drool-worthy dish...looks very very yummy

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  32. Any dish with shrimp in it: I am a fan. Looks yummy!

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  33. Made this today and it was awesome.. Thanks for the recipe!!

    Selvi

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