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pulao biryani



Pulao Biryani is a popular rice dish from the Indian subcontinent. It combines elements of both pulao and biryani to create a flavorful and aromatic dish. Cooked with a variety of spices and often packed with vegetables or meat, Pulao Biryani is both fulfilling and delicious. While it can be enjoyed at any time of the day, it is particularly loved as a dynamic main course during special occasions.

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Basmati rice

2 cups

mixed vegetables

1 cup

gm chicken (optional)


biryani masala

2 tablespoons

onions, thinly sliced



4 cups


4 tablespoons

Salt to taste



Step 1:

Rinse the basmati rice under cold water until the water runs clear. Soak the rice for 20 minutes, then drain.

Step 2:

Heat the oil in a pan, add the onions, and sauté until golden.

Step 3:

If using, add the chicken to the pan and cook until brown.

Step 4:

Add the biryani masala and salt to the pan, and stir well.

Step 5:

Add the mixed vegetables and cook for a few more minutes.

Step 6:

Add the soaked and drained rice to the pan, and stir gently to combine.

Step 7:

Pour in the water, cover the pan, and let it simmer until the rice is cooked and all the water has been absorbed.

Step 8:

Take off the heat, let it sit for 10 minutes, then fluff the rice with a fork before serving.

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