Monday, June 9, 2014

Orange Rice–Naringi Pulao

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                On lazy weekend,Winking smile I prefer to make instant lunch or dinner and want to spend quality time with family. Also I plan my daily menu in a way that my family gets nutritious and healthy meal. Sunday morning, I entered in the kitchen and opened fridge to see the pantry. There was less veggies and one big can of orange juice.Thinking smileThen I clicked, I ate this rice in one of my friends party. Immediately I called her and asked this simple recipe. My family loved this sweet and orange flavored rice.

 

 

Prep Time: 25 min soaking time | Cook time: 15 minutes | Serves: 2

 

Ingredient

Basmati Rice

1 cup

Orange juice

1 cup

Sugar

3-4 tsp

Ghee

2 tsp

Saffron

1 pinch

Cardamom

1

Cinnamon

1

Black pepper

2

Clove

1

Almond slices

1 tsp

Orange food color

1/2 tsp

Water

1/2 cup

Salt

To taste

 

How to make ?

  • Wash and Soak Basmati rice for 20 min. Heat ghee in a kadai, add Cardamom, Cinnamon, Black pepper, Clove. Drain all the water and add in kadai, mix well. Add 1/2 cup water, salt.

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  • Cover and cook for 3/4 min or till it gets semi cooked. In a bowl add orange juice, sugar, orange food color and combine well.

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  • Add this mixture into rice and stir well. Cover and cook for 7-8 minutes.

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  • Garnish with almond slices and saffron. Serve hot tangy orange rice !!

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Notes :

  • Adjust sugar according to orange juice taste. If orange juice is more sour then add extra sugar.

  • You can add orange peels or orange slices for garnishing.

28 comments:

  1. Orange rice looks appetizing. I love the color :)

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  2. vibrant colorful rice for lazy weekends

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  3. This looks amazingly delicious Sony! Never thought to pair rice and orange! I might try this very soon!

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    1. Thanks Reva , sure do try and let me know ! I know you will definitely love

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  4. Very innovative!! Love the color!!

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  5. oh wow looks so tempting. Very summery and yummy

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  6. Its so gorgeous. I probably will forgo the coloring and go for every other ingredient as listed.

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  7. Love the colour and flavour of the rice looks appetizing and colourful...Superb Sony

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  8. wow thats sounds yummy. Too gud presentation...

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  9. Very inviting rice...looks so flavorful & yummy

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  10. simple, colourful rice...love the rice colour!

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  11. Lovely and beautiful rice dish and recipe...appreciate your innovative talent!

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  12. something new....... very innovative

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  13. This is a new dish to me, sounds very interesting...looks flavorful and delicious, going to try this soon :)

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  14. wow it looks so colourful....looks pretty and mouthwatering

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  15. Orange ice looks delicious Love to try it.

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  16. What a lovely rice recipe out there!! Following You Via GFC now!! Also visit my space if u get free time!! Stay in touch!!

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  17. looks super delicious, luv the color!!

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  18. looks super delicious, luv the color!!

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  19. Love the color & looks delicious....kids will be pleased...

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  20. lovely color,perfect crowd pleaser :)

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  21. colorful and delicious rice...

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  22. Looks so delicious! Never made orange rice before...must try!!

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