Drumstick flowers pulao recipe | Murungai poo Sadham

Drumstick flowers pulao recipe is a tasty and healthy pulao which we prepare with Murungai poo_basmati rice, green chillies, onion, spices and salt.

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Drumstick flowers pulao recipe – Ingredients:- (200 ml cup used)
  • basmati rice – 1 cup
  • murungai poo / drumstick flowers- 1 cup 
  • onin / vengayam – 1 cup (chopped)
  • garlic / poondu – 1/4 cup (chopped)
  • cumin seeds / seeragam – 1 tsp
  • green chillies / pachai milagai – 3 (slit)
  • cinnamon / pattai – 1 inch
  • bay leaf / brinji ilai – 1 
  • cardomom / elakkai – 2 number
  • cloves / kirambu – 3 number
basmati rice
basmati rice
Drumstick flowers pulao recipe – Method of preparation:-

1. Firstly wash and soak basmati rice in water. 

soaked basmati rice
soaked basmati rice

2. Mean while remove drumstick flowers from its stalks, wash well and keep it ready. 

drumstick flowers
drumstick flowers

3. On the other hand chop onions, garlic, slit green chillies and take all the spices and keep it ready.

Drumstick flowers pulao - ingredients
Drumstick flowers pulao – ingredients

4. Secondly heat one tea spoon of oil and one tea spoon of ghee in a fry pan and add all the spices such as cinnamon stick, bay leaf, cardomom and cloves.

Seasoning in fry pan
Seasoning in fry pan

5. When the spices splutters add slit green chillies. 

Seasoning in fry pan
Seasoning in fry pan

6. After that add chopped onion and sauté. 

chopped onion added
chopped onion added

7. Like wise add chopped garlic and cumin seeds and fry.

chopped garlic added
chopped garlic added

8. Similarly add drumstick flowers and sauté until it shrinks.

drumstick flowers added
drumstick flowers added

9. Further add soaked basmati rice and sauté well. 

soaked basmati rice added
soaked basmati rice added

10. Transfer all the fried ingredients to an electric cooker. (Cooking in electric cooker will be fine for making pulao Cooking rice in electric cooker) Add rice:water in the ratio of 1:2 

cooking in electric cooker
cooking in electric cooker

11. Add required salt.

add salt
add salt

12. Close and cook. When rice is cooked well add lemon juice

lemon juice added
lemon juice added

13. Similarly add chopped coriander and mix well without breaking the rice.

chopped Coriander added
chopped Coriander added

14. Finally fry few cashew nuts in ghee and garnish. Serve with any desired side dish or raita. 

adding fried cashews
adding fried cashews

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Drumstick flowers pulao recipe
Drumstick flowers pulao recipe

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