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Parsi Pilau

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Parsi Pilau
Author : Vahchef
Main Ingredient : Other
Servings : 0 persons
Published date : November 10, 2016

Ingredients used in Parsi Pilau
• Saffron threads - 1/2 teaspoons.
• Boiling water - 2 tablespoons.
• Ghee or clarified butter - 2 tablespoons.
• Cardomon pods, crushed - 4 numbers.
• Cinnamon - 1 1/2 stricks.
• Black peppercorns - 8-10 numbers.
• Long grain rice - 2 cup.
• Hotwater - 4 cup.
• Salt - to taste.
• Lemon, grated - 1 numbers.
• Raisins - 2 tablespoons.
• Almonds, sliced, blanched - 2 tablespoons.
• Pistachios - 2 tablespoons.
Place rice in a bowl. Soak saffron in boiling water for 10 minutes, then pour over rice and mix. Heat ghee in heavy saucepan, and stir-fry cardamom, cinnamon, cloves and peppercorns for about 2 minutes, till aroma emerges. Add rice and continue stir-frying for about 3 minutes, then pour in hot water and add salt and lemon rind. Stir rice well and bring to a vigorous boil. Then turn heat down very low and cook for 20 minutes, tightly covered. After 20 minutes, lightly fold in raisins, scattered over the and continue slow cooking for 5 more minutes. Serve garnished with almonds and pistachios. Serves 5-6 people.

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