Jun 12, 2011

Garlic Rice Recipe and a Giveaway Winner

Garlic Rice
I love garlic in anything...This dish is one of the best dish of mine..This is one of the most simplest yet flavourful rice preparation...I served this with Sweet and Sour Tofu.. Give this dish a try and let me know what you think...

Now coming back to the Giveaway...I am Happy to Announce the winner of the giveway that I conducted...Before that I want to thank all my friends who actively participated in the giveaway.I received so many comments within a short period of time...That you so much for your support.Now coming to the winner...I picked the winner using Randon.org.And the result is 

The winner of the Giveaway is Radhika from Tickling palates.Congratulations Radhika..Can you please send me your complete Address to my mail id aarthi198689@gmail.com... Please contact me as soon as possible.Thankyou friends for your participation..Your support gave me the motivation to conduct so many giveaways in the coming months...


Rice-2 cup
Garlic-10 cloves chopped
Green chilli-2 chopped
Cinnamon / Pattai-1 inch piece
Cumin seeds / Jeerakam-1 tsp
Raisans / kishmish-1 tblpsn
Peanuts / Verkadalai-1 tblpsn
Cashews-1 tblspn
Almonds / Badam-1 tblspn
Pepper-1 tblspn
Coriander leaves for garnishing
Oil-1 tblspn
Salt to taste


Soak rice for 30 min.Cook rice by adding some salt and oil in it.

In a kadai heat oil and fry garlic..Add almonds,peanuts and cashews and fry till golden.

Throw in cinnamon,cumin seeds and mix well.

Add green chilli, raisins, salt and mix well.

Now add in cooked rice,pepper and toss well.

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.


Ur ingrediants
Rice cooked and cooled

Saute Garlic till golden

Add in cashews and badam

add in peanuts

in with cinnamon and cumin seeds

add green chilli ...
in with raisans

Throw in the rice

Season with pepper and toss well

Garnish with coriander leaves


Priya Sreeram said... Best Blogger Tips

garlic rice with nuts looks smashing & cingrats to Radhika on the win ; kudos to you for the efforts aarthi !

Puan Ros @ Tadika Sinaran Intelek said... Best Blogger Tips

Hai arrthi,wah this is a must try recipe.Looks yummy.By the way,I have made the calzone this morning followed your recipe with some adjustment.My whole family love it.Thank u for sharing.

Raksha's Kitchen said... Best Blogger Tips

An award for you too...
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yummylittlecooks said... Best Blogger Tips

Sounds delicious with almond and cashew in it:)

Deeksha said... Best Blogger Tips

Looks very very tasty...I am hungry now :)

kaveri said... Best Blogger Tips

Loved this rice...bookmarking it...

Belinda @zomppa said... Best Blogger Tips

I love garlic as well! What a wonderful dish!

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said... Best Blogger Tips

Absolutely love the recipe, never made it before. Congrats Aarthi for winning the giveaway :)

The Short (dis)Order Cook said... Best Blogger Tips

Yum. Definitely a fun way to spice up rice. I love garlic too. Next time I make rice I am trying this.