Mar 24, 2017

Spicy Peas Pulao Recipe

Finally the wait is over. We are blessed with another baby girl. Maha is more excited than us seeing her little sister. After a week or so in hospital i am slowly recovering from the c section. The pain is much better now and i am trying to get back to blogging.  Thought of sharing this simple peas pulao. 

Similar Recipes,
Jeera Pulao
Soya Pulao
Shahi Pulao
Jeera Veg Pulao
Beetroot Pulao

Hope you will give this a try and let me know how it turns out for you.

Preparation Time: 10 mins
Cooking Time: 15 mins
Serves : 3 to 4


Ghee - 1 tblspn
Oil - 1 tblspn
Cumin Seeds / Jeerakam - 1 tsp
Cinnamon / Pattai - 2 cm piece
Cardamom - 4
Cloves - 4
Onion - 1 large sliced thinly
Green Chillies - 2 slit
Ginger Garlic paste - 2 tblspn
Basmati Rice - 1 cup
Chilli Powder - 1 tsp
Turmeric Powder - 1/2 tsp
Garam Masala Powder - 1 tsp
Salt to taste
Cashews - 2 tblspn
Raisans / Kishmish - 2 tblspn
Coconut Milk - 1 cup
Water - 1/2 cup
Frozen Peas - 1 cup


Heat oil and ghee in a pressure cooker. Add in whole spices and let it sizzle.

Add in onion, green chillies and saute till golden.

Add in ginger garlic paste and saute for a min.

Add in spice powders and salt. 

Add in peas, cashews and kishmish and mix well.

Now add in rice, water, coconut milk. Bring it to a boil. Cover it and simmer for 10 mins or so. 

Let the steam go all by itself. Fluff the rice and serve.

Heat oil and ghee in a cooker

add in whole spices

add onions and green chillies

saute till golden

add in ginger garlic paste

mix well

add in spice powder and salt

saute for a min

add in cashew, kishmish

add peas 

mix well

add in drained rice

mix well

add water

add coconut milk

add salt

mix well

bring it to a boil

simmer till done



  1. glad that u are blessed with baby girl... stay blessed

  2. congratulations....God bless your lovely family.

  3. Congrats aarthi !
    Take adequate rest

  4. Congratulations Aarthi. Do take rest.

  5. Congrats Aarthi!!May god bless ua nd your family with all happiness

  6. Congrats aarthi.... happy to hear that you are blessed with baby girl.... take care...

  7. Congratulations on becoming a mother of two. So happy for you. God bless you. Let us know what you named your little one.

  8. Congrats Arti! wish your whole family lotsa love. Your dedicstion towards your work is amazing. And this new recipe looks yummy to be gobbled uo

  9. Congratulations Aarthi!!! God bless the little angel. Awaiting to see your baby's picture.

  10. Congratulation ....... Take rest😃

  11. Very happy for you and the little one. Stay blessed

  12. Congratulations for you and your family. Started cooking in a week after delivery?

  13. Congrats Aarthi. Your commitment to this blog is commendable

  14. Hi Aarthi, Very happy for you :) I follow your post always and your blogs only gave me confident on cooking :) Take care...

  15. Congratulations aarthi

  16. Hi,
    Should we soak basmati rice.if so,how long should we soak?

  17. Congratulations Aarthi & God bless both you and your baby with good health!!!

  18. Congratulation. God Bless. Take rest

  19. Congratulations Aarthi...Take caare of your health...

  20. Congratulations Arthi..I love all your recipes and I am a big fan of your recipes.god bless and take care

  21. wow congrats
    hope new akka is still excited

  22. Congrats Aarthi :-) ... I tried this recipe for dinner..turned out to be awesome..Thank you so much :-)

  23. Congratulations Aarthi !!!


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