Methi pulao

fenugreek leaves flavoured rice

Recipe by usha of dubai, AE

Bahut hi swadisht hai!! aap bhi try keejiye

Ingredients vegetarian 4 servings

    • 1 1/2 Cup Long Grain (Basmati) Rice
    • 1 cup green peas
    • 50 gms paneer (cut into small cubes and deep fried)
    • A small bunch of methi (fenugreek) leaves (chopped)
    • 2 tomatoes (chopped)
    • 4-5 flakes of garlic (paste)
    • 2-3 green chilies (chopped)
    • 1/4 tsp. turmeric powder
    • Red chili powder to taste
    • Salt to taste
    • 1 tbsp oil/butter


    1. Wash methi properly and drain the water and keep aside.
    2. Heat oil in the pan and add garlic paste and fry till light brown.
    3. Now add tomatoes, peas. Methi, green chilies, salt, chili powder and turmeric powder. Stir-fry for 8-10 minutes.
    4. Add rice and fry well for another 5 minutes.
    5. Add enough water and pressure cook on low flame for 5 minutes.
    6. Garnish with fried paneer.
    7. Serve the methi (fenugreek) pulao hot with chilled raita.



    hi usha, this is an excellent source of rice dish to any vegetarian. the highlight to this dish is the garnish of panner which makes it richer. i tried it and all my guest like it too.