TamilNadu biriyani..a recipe that never fails!
I have been quite busy now a days that I actually couldn’t keep my posts updated.With the cookery classes started in Munnar by me..I rarely get time to sit down on my computer..I have been thinking to post this recipe for a long time.This one was shared by Sheeba ,our family friend.A special thanks goes on to my sis in law for helping me out with the recipe..cz i keep forgetting to write down the recipe.:DIf you have all the ingridients in hand you can cook this in half an hour.
For the 1st part
1/2 kg Chicken
4 tbsp curd
2 green chillies
1/2 tsp garam masala
salt to taste
Cook the chicken with all the above ingredients till its half cooked and separate the stock water.
For the paste
1 tbsp ginger garlic paste
pudina /mint leaves a handful
cilantro a handful
Grind all the above ingredients to make a fine paste.
For the 2nd part
2 cups of rice(washed)
2 tbsp oil
4 green chillies slit
the ground paste
2 large onions sliced
2 tomatoes sliced
3 tsp of garam masala
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
4 cups of stock water
Heat ghee and oil in a heavy bottomed vessel and saute the large onions and green chillies together.Now add in the ground paste and tomatoes and saute till the tomatoes are cooked.Pop in the turmeric powder,garam masala and stir well.Add in the rice and chicken stirring well.Pour in the stock water and when it comes to boiling point add salt to taste.Keeping on medium flame cover the vessel and cook till the water evaporates.Garnish with fresh cilantro.
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SravsFebruary 7, 2012 at 5:36 pm
That's very inviting biryani !! loved the presentation !!
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AarthiFebruary 7, 2012 at 5:39 pm
This sounds YUMMY..Bookmarked..
Square MealsFebruary 8, 2012 at 7:00 pm
Looks lovely! Superb presentation 🙂
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BIRYANIMay 11, 2018 at 2:35 pm
your website very nice information i will try at home good tasty and my family very happy!!!
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