Brinji Rice

0 0
Brinji Rice

Share it on your social network:

Or you can just copy and share this url
  • Gluten Free
  • Spicy




easy brinji rice recipe | vegetable brinji | veg brinji | brinji sadam


handful coriander

handful mint / pudina

2 pods cardamom

4 clove

½ inch cinnamon

1 tsp fennel / saunf

2 tbsp water


2 tbsp ghee / clarified butter

1 tbsp oil

4 bay leaf / tej patta / brinji ilai

1 star anise

2 pods cardamom

1 onion, sliced

1 tsp ginger garlic paste

3 chilli, slit

1 tomato, chopped

½ carrot, chopped

2 tbsp peas / matar

½ potato / aloo, cubed

7 florets cauliflower / gobi

5 beans, chopped

1 tsp salt

few curry leaves

1 cup water

1 cup coconut milk

1 cup basmati rice, soaked 20 minutes

2 tbsp coriander. chopped

2 tbsp mint / pudina, chopped


Firstly, prepare the masala paste by taking handful coriander, handful mint, 2 pods cardamom, 4 clove, ½ inch cinnamon, 1 tsp fennel in a blender.

Blend all to smooth paste adding 2 tbsp water.

Now in a cooker heat 2 tbsp ghee and 1 tbsp oil.

Add 4 bay leaf, 1 star anise, 2 pods cardamom and saute until it turns aromatic.

further add 1 onion followed by 1 tsp ginger garlic paste and 3 chilli, then saute well.

Add 1 tomato and saute until tomato turns soft and mushy.

Add ½ carrot, 2 tbsp peas, ½ potato, 7 florets cauliflower, 5 beans and 1 tsp salt.

Saute for a minute until veggies turn aromatic.

Add in prepared masala paste and few curry leaves.

Continue to saute for a minute until raw flavour disappears.

Pour 1 cup water and 1 cup coconut milk. mix well and get to a rolling boil.

Further add 1 cup basmati rice (soaked 20 minutes) then give it all a good stir.

Sparingly add 2 tbsp coriander and 2 tbsp of mint.

Cover and pressure cook for 2 whistles on medium flame.

Finally, cool slightly and enjoy brinji rice with raita.

(Visited 372 times, 1 visits today)
Beet Salad with Arugula and Balsamic Vinaigrette
Bread Upma
Beet Salad with Arugula and Balsamic Vinaigrette
Bread Upma
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content