Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Mustard Green Leaves and Cottage Cheese Polau

Mustard Green Leaves and Cottage Cheese Polau
Ingredients
1 cup Basmati rice washed and soaked for 30 minutes
1/2 bunch Mustard Green Leaves (Sarson ka Saag) chopped
1/4 cup Spinach chopped
1/4 cup Dill leaves chopped (optional)
2 medium size Onion sliced
1 Tomato sliced
2 Green chillies chopped
1 tsp Ginger grated
1 tsp Garlic grated
1 cup Cottage cheese cut into pieces and fried
Salt to taste
1 tsp Garam Masala powder
1 tsp Coriander powder
1/2 tsp Chilli powder
1/2 tsp Cumin seeds
2 tbsp Ghee
Method
Take a pot and add ghee. Add cumin seeds, let it crackle. Add garlic and ginger, sauté it for few seconds. Add onions and green chillies,  fry till light brown. Add the mustard leaves, spinach leaves and dill leaves. Saute and cook for 5 minutes. Add the tomato, salt, chilli powder garam masala powder  and coriander powder.  Stir and cook for 3 minutes. Add the rice, fried cottage cheese and 2 1/2 cups of water. Stir, cover and cook till the rice is done. Stir in between. Serve hot.