Dry Fruit Pulao/Pilaf /Dry fruit Pulao Recipe/Rich Dry fruit Pilaf Recipe

A rich and flavorful pilaf which goes well with any veg or non veg dishes..Tastes even good b itself...I made this along with chicken tandoori,Chicken Roast and Mutton in Green Masala..It was just too yumm .Its very similar to our wedding rice which i posted in m early blogging days..It's simple yet delicious do give it a try.

  • 2 cup basmati rice 
  • 2 onions finely sliced
  • 2 to 3 bay leaves
  • 1/2 tsp shahi jeera
  • 4 cloves , 1 Cinnamon stick,1 -2 star anise,2 black cardamom 6 to 7 green cardamom
  • 1/2 cup almonds
  • 1/2 cup cashews
  • 3 tbsp  raisins
  • 1 -2 tbsp  ghee
  •  salt to taste 
  •  4 cups hot water
    •  Finely slice the onion and fry till golden brown and crisp and keep aside.
    • Fry all the nuts and keep aside.
    • Wash and soak the rice for atleast 30 min.
    • Heat Ghee in a Vessel , You can also make it with oil or use ghee and oil  .
    • Once ghee is hot add bay leaves,and all whole spices and fry well then add the rice and the half of the nuts and fry for about 5 min add salt and hot water  bring it to a boil.
    • Lower heat and simmer till rice is fluffy.
    • Garnish with fried onions and remaining nuts .
    • Serve hot with any gravy of your choice.

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  1. simple yet nutritious pulao...yummmy!!!!

  2. looks super tempting dear..the spread looks too yummy

  3. Hi Gloria , only two words needed .... yummy delicious ., thanks for sharing :)

  4. oh... so loaded with goodness... and richness! :)

  5. I can almost smell it from those pictures :)

  6. Very inviting pulavu... Looks yummy!

  7. Your recipe arrived on time as I was looking out for one for this weekends. Rice and anything nice with it will always be my all time fav.

  8. Tasty and healthy pulao..........looks yummm!

  9. Dry fruit pulao looks delicious love it.

  10. Love such simple and delicious food.

  11. Very rich and nutty pulao,hard to resist.

  12. I love this pulav...looks so tempting and good :)

  13. Simple & healthy pulao..............................will try soon.

  14. Nice blog… thanks for sharing this information with us buddy, We are Dry Fruits Wholesaler

  15. I always try new recipes of dry fruits..... Thanks for sharing it...