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Pudina pulao|mint pulao recipe

Pudina pulao| mint pulao recipe, a quick and easy lunch box recipe, with full video and step by step instructions. Pudina pulao is a flavourful one-pot meal made using fresh mint leaves and basmati rice. I learnt this version from a friend long back. The recipe is updated with full video now. This pulao can be served as a weeknight dinner too. We can pair it with dal tadka or Paneer butter masala or simple onion raita.

We have many varieties of pulao recipes in Jeyashris kitchen. Recently a friend shared fresh mint leaves from his home garden. This post is widely tried by many readers but I didn’t update the recipe with step by step pictures. So finally after a long due updated, pudina pulao| mint pulao recipe with new pictures and video.

 

Pudina pulao
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Pudina pulao recipe

Easy to make one-pot mint pulao recipe
Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine Indian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 3 people
Author Jeyashri suresh

Ingredients

  • 1 and ¼ cup Basmati rice
  • ¼ cup Mint leaves loosely packed
  • ¼ cups Coriander leaves loosely packed
  • Curry leaves few
  • 2 Green chili
  • 2 Onion
  • ¼ cup Green peas optional
  • 1 tsp Garam masala
  • ½ tblsp Oil
  • 2 tsp Ghee
  • Salt as needed

Instructions

  • Soak basmati rice in 2 cups water for 10 mins
  • Grind ¼ cup mint leaves, ¼ cup coriander leaves, few curry leaves and 2 green chili into a fine paste.
  • In a pressure cooker add ½ tblsp oil and 2 tsp ghee
  • Add 2 sliced onions and add little salt.
  • Saute till the onions become soft.
  • Add grind paste the cooker.
  • Saute for a minute.
  • Add ¼ cup of green peas, if using.
  • Mix well and add salt.
  • Add 1 tsp of garam masala.
  • Add in the soaked rice along with the water.
  • Mix well.
  • Cover the cooker.
  • Pressure cook for 2 whistles.
  • Switch off.
  • Once the pressure subsides, open the cooker.
  • Gently mix the pulao, without mashing it.
  • Pudina pulao is ready.

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Notes

  1. You can skip the green peas and make it plain mint pulao.
    2. Instead of garam masala, fresh spices can be added in the oil.
    3. This mint pulao is a perfect lunch box recipe.

 

  • Soak basmati rice in 2 cups water for 10 mins
Mint pulao 1
  • Grind ¼ cup mint leaves, ¼ cup coriander leaves, few curry leaves, and 2 green chilies into a fine paste.
Grind pudina leaves
  • In a pressure cooker add ½ tbsp oil and 2 tsp ghee
  • Add 2 sliced onions and add a little salt.
  • Saute till the onions become soft.
Cook onions
  • Add grind paste to the cooker.
  • Saute for a minute.
  • Add ¼ cup of green peas, if using.
  • Mix well and add salt.
  • Add 1 tsp of garam masala.
Easy pulao
  • Add in the soaked rice along with the water.
  • Mix well.
  • Cover the cooker.
  • Pressure cook for 2 whistles.
  • Switch off.
  • Once the pressure subsides, open the cooker.
  • Gently mix the pulao, without mashing it.
Pudina pulao
  • Pudina pulao is ready.

24 COMMENTS

  1. Thank u all for ur encouraging comments. Raji even i was thinking to send this to that event,slight low confidence. Now i can send.
    sireesha thank u so much for ur quick response in clearing my doubt.

  2. Lovely spread Jeyashri.. I love the flavor of mint and your presentation made me drool!
    You have a great space.. Following you! Pls do drop by mine when you have sometime!! 🙂

  3. Hi Jayashree,

    Thank you so much for this wonderful recipe. Keep up the great work.
    I have tried the Mint Pulav and Tomato rice. Simple and easy steps to follow for a novice like me.

    Thank and Regards

    Suchi

  4. 5 stars
    Tried this recipe today and it is soooo good. I paired it with cauliflower curry. I have been turning to your page everytime I ran out of options to make meals at home. Thanks to you for making everyday different! Keep the recipes coming xx.

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