This is a very delicious and nutritious recipe of carrot rice made from carrots and spices like cinnamon and cloves.This is my family favorite ,very tasty and easy to make.

Ingredients:-

Basmati rice - 1cup
Grated carrot - 1 cup
Onion - 1/2 sliced
Green chilly - 2 slited
Cumin seeds - 1/2 tsp
Chilly powder - 1/4 tsp
Bay Leaf -1
Cloves -4
Cinnamon Stick -1
Curry Leaves -8-10
Turmeric powder - 1/4 tsp
Garam masala or pulav masala- 1/2 tsp
vegetable oil/Ghee - 2 tbsp
Salt to taste
Broken cashew nuts - 5 to 6






Method:-

1. Wash and cook the rice seperately with 2 cups of water. Spread in on a tray and let it cool.
2. Heat little ghee or oil in pan, add the cumin seeds, cinnamon ,cloves and Bay leaf.
3. Add thinly sliced onions and green chilli and fry till pink.Add cashew nuts fry it for a min.
4. Add grated carrot and curry leaves.Saute for a while then add turmeric, chilly powder and salt
5. Once the carrot is done add garam masala and cilantro.
6. Finally add the cooked and cooled rice adjust the salt , add lemon juice, mix it gently and serve with Raita and Chips.

25 Comments:

  1. notyet100 said...
    another nice recipe from u...:-)how u dng?
    srikars kitchen said...
    Hi

    Carrot rice looks yummy & delicious...nice click.. Perfect entry...
    Laavanya said...
    Love the idea of adding garam masala - that will be a nice twist to how I normally make it... no wonder it's your family's favorite.
    Jayashree said...
    Carrot rice is something I too love.
    rekhas kitchen said...
    wow carrot rice looks so so yummy nice colour too
    Shreya said...
    hi Sireesha, Carrot rice recipe with so many spices.. looks great.. Nags also has posted carrot rice..
    VEGETABLE PLATTER said...
    carrot rice looks soo yummy .. very healthy dish .. belated friendship day wishes to you sireesha .. take care
    Cham said...
    Sounds like Carrot pulaov :P Good and healthy one
    Aparna said...
    Looks good. Have been seeing a lot of "carrotty" recipes on many blogs.
    delhibelle said...
    this is the second carrot rice I am seeing today and looks delicious:)
    Purva Desai said...
    wow!!! carrot rice.....
    the pics are really eye catching and dish looks delicious too...
    Usha said...
    Looks delicious and colorful :)
    SriLekha said...
    carrot rice is ood and a healthy dish too!
    meg said...
    It must be carrot day. You are the third blog I have read with carrots in it, and I wrote about carrots today too!
    Sujatha said...
    looks delicious and healthy!

    I have something for you in my blog :)
    Andhra Flavors said...
    carrot rice looks yummy! heatlhy too..
    LG said...
    Nice Color of the rice..looks yum
    ramya said...
    Carrot rice looks soo colorful and delicious....
    priar's, said...
    Hi,
    first time in ur blog..carrot rice looks yum and easy too .Thanks for sharing.
    Madhavi said...
    Yummy yummy carrot rice, delicious entry!!!
    Maheswari said...
    hey..second carrot rice recipe today..saw at nag's/..YUM
    sowmya said...
    looks yummy and you know what...just had carrot rice for lunch..have one in my blog too
    Myviews said...
    Looks good..healthy &yummy..Sounds like Carrot pulav .
    Amrutha said...
    Hey! What a strange coincedence. I just posted Carrot Rice on my blog too! :). Your version is rich :)
    Vani said...
    Looks like I've missed quite a few posts, Sireesha! The carrot rice sounds like a lovely pulao. And the cluster beans sambar sounds delicious!

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