Thursday, April 28, 2011

Grated Paneer & Peas Pulao~~MW version

If you are bored to chop the veggies or grinding masala for making rice also if you want to finish some leftover paneer cheese, this rice will suits prefectly for you, because this rice doesnt need chopped onions or ginger garlic paste, i prepared this wonderful looking rice through microwave oven and just used store bought briyani masala and garam masala with yogurt to cook up this yummy rice...Needless to say your pulao gets ready less than 30 minutes,serve it with any sort of raita or simply with chips,i'll definitely say that you will enjoy thoroughly this yummy pulao..A delicious rice which suits absolutely marvellous for lunch box..

Grated paneer & peas pulao

2cups Rice
1cup Yogurt
1cup Green peas
1/2cup Grated paneer
1/2tsp Shah jeera/Caraway seeds
1tsp Biryani masala powder (storebought)
1/2tsp Garam masala
Salt
Oil

Take enough oil with shah jeera in a microwave safe bowl,cook for 2-3minutes in high power, add immediately the peas,salt and cook for 5 minutes in high power, now add the biryani masala,garam masala,cook just for 2minutes (stir in between)...meanwhile wash the rice and soak with yogurt with 2cups of water for 15 minutes..Strain the rice and add the rice to the cooking peas,cook for 2minutes (stir in between),now add the soaked yogurt-water mixture to the rice and cook for 20minutes until the rice get well cooked..

Finally add the grated paneer,give a quick stir and serve hot with raita or chips..

48 comments:

Raji said... Reply To This Comment

Priya..this is a fantastic quick fix recipe..and by looks it seems it tasted delicious too.

Kalpana Sareesh said... Reply To This Comment

Priya all ur dishes have very little ingredients n they rock...

Chandrani Banerjee said... Reply To This Comment

Easy and testy polau.

Sharmilee! :) said... Reply To This Comment

Paneer and peas in pulav sounds a nice combination..looks very inviting

sowmya's creative saga said... Reply To This Comment

simple ,yet delicious..paneer does makes food delicious..

Alessandra said... Reply To This Comment

Yum, I love paneer, this looks good for the children too!

ciao
Alessandra

Vimitha Anand said... Reply To This Comment

Anything with paneer is a hit for me.. and this pulao looks so yummy...

lata raja said... Reply To This Comment

Another treat coming my way...Thanks....This is a nice pulav to pack in the lunch box...protein filled and wholesome, tasty and more!

miri goes phishing! said... Reply To This Comment

looks lovely n' this is made is MW? that's like super....:D

Gayathri Kumar said... Reply To This Comment

Very delicious looking rice..

Hari Chandana said... Reply To This Comment

Woww... Amazing recipe.. Yum yum yummm :)
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sangee vijay said... Reply To This Comment

Really all your recipes are easy and tasty:) no doubt I am sure this pulav would have tasted very yummy ... It looks so inviting n tempting !!! Great recipe for lunch box....

sojo said... Reply To This Comment

that sounds really simple and looks tasty... wow.. can finish the kitchen work fast... will try this soon..

Shanthi said... Reply To This Comment

A wonderful combo indeed

Deepti said... Reply To This Comment

Thanks for such a handy recipe Priya

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Biny Anoop said... Reply To This Comment

wow easy ...and yummy...gud for kids lunchbox

Jay said... Reply To This Comment

wat a beautiful, tempting n tasty pulav Priya..awesome..!
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Hamaree Rasoi said... Reply To This Comment

I have never cooked rice with yogurt so i should try this soon. Really quick fix kind of meal

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Nisa Homey said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy combo...paneer and peas...YUM!!

Valarmathi Sanjeev said... Reply To This Comment

Just looks absolutely delicious... yummy combo.

Prathima Rao said... Reply To This Comment

Easy to make & delicious!!! NAd it has paneer too!!!!
Prathima Rao
Prats Corner

Nandini said... Reply To This Comment

Nice pulao...Great for lunch!

GEETHA ACHAL said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely recipe...thanks for sharing...

Mugdha said... Reply To This Comment

looks delicious....im loving it...:)

Raksha said... Reply To This Comment

Nice dish. I liked soaking rice in yogurt. I liked ur microwave version

aipi said... Reply To This Comment

The rice is cooked to PERFECTION! Will make for a great quick fix week night dinner!
US Masala

Nitha said... Reply To This Comment

Easy one.. Lookss perfect..

Premalatha Aravindhan said... Reply To This Comment

Paneer and Peas pulav luks delicious...fantastic.

Faith said... Reply To This Comment

What a great dish! The paneer is wonderful here!

PapaCheong's 拿手好菜 said... Reply To This Comment

I just want to grab a fork and dig in.

Papacheong
http://home-cook-dishes-for-family.blogspot.com/

jeyashrisuresh said... Reply To This Comment

what an idea of grating the paneer.Wow. looks very simple and delicious

Suja said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious and flavorful rice,love this MW version.

Mary said... Reply To This Comment

What a quick and lovely dish. It sounds delicious. I hope you have a great day. Blessings...Mary

Prathibha said... Reply To This Comment

I m in 4 paneer anytime..yummy

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

I love paneer and in rice this way is too good...a fun recipe!
Smitha
Smitha's Spicy Flavors

Reshmi Mahesh said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy pulao....looks great..

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said... Reply To This Comment

Yum !!! The sound of it is superb :)

Archana said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy! Hardly any work ! You are a genius Priya! Thanks a lot. It's so hot here that it's a pain cooking these days!

Kairali sisters said... Reply To This Comment

Looks yummy, priya, easy peasy recipe..

Usha said... Reply To This Comment

Loved the simple delicious pulao !

Swathi said... Reply To This Comment

delicious pulao that is to simple.

SravsCulinaryConcepts said... Reply To This Comment

sounds very delicious combination !! Yummy !!

S.Menaga said... Reply To This Comment

lovely recipe..thxs for sharing...

Priya (elaichii) said... Reply To This Comment

Simply superb rice!

Sathya Sankar said... Reply To This Comment

A quick fix recipe, looks absolutely delicious!

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PriyaVaasu said... Reply To This Comment

Paarthale pasikarathu priya!!!! No chopping of veggies, makes it even more tempting!!! :)

Sensible Vegetarian said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy delicious rice.

Ananda Rajashekar said... Reply To This Comment

seems like very quick version on the days of crisis! fantastic!