Confused About Dinner? 5 Rice Dishes You Can Make Tonight

We Indians can’t do without rice, isn’t it? Be it a simple matar pulao or fancy Mughlai Biryani, rice connects to our soul and makes the meal complete. Did you know there are over 40,000 varieties of rice? But we love eating some of the most popular ones including basmati, long-grain and brown rice. Making rice is so easy. All you have to do is boil it, use different flavours and make some amazing dishes.  

Why don’t we have these ultimately delicious rice dishes for dinner tonight? Seems to be a good idea, isn’t it? Let us give you a list of rice dishes, some of which are mildly flavoured while some are packed with intense spices. Make them for dinner and let us know which one you liked the most. 

Coconut Rice 

Coconut rice is one of the simplest and tastiest dishes you can ever have. Made with coconut, curry leaves and tempered spices, it is actually the roasted spices that add more flavour and aroma to the dish. Here’s how you can make it at home. 

Paneer Matar Pulao 

Well, no matter in which mood you are, matar pulao will always fit in. This pulao is even more special as it has chunks of paneer which makes it even more classic. This simple dish goes well with any curry, a raita or chutney or even aachar. See the recipe below. 

Tamarind Rice 

This could be the perfect dish if you like tangy tamarind taste. Apart from tamarind, it has curry leaves, chilies, grated coconut and mustard for enhancing the flavour. The best part of this dish is you can store it for 1 or 2 days and thus, it is a perfect companion for travelling.  

Bagara Rice 

This dish is a popular gem from Hyderabadi cuisine and is made up of basmati rice and a medley of vegetables cooked in herbs and spices. This fancy rice dish is served on special occasions like weddings. Wanna know how to make it? Here you go! 

Palak Pulao 

This rice dish is a beautiful concoction of spinach, herbs, rice and spices and could be a great combination of taste and health. This dish is packed with immense flavours and is also easy to make. Here is the recipe! 

Try these dishes and thank us later!