This rice is a very simple dish with lots of flavours. The potatoes are boiled and cooked in spices. No need to peel the skins as the skin of baby potatoes is very tender and can be eaten. My daughter loved this rice and she said her friends loved it too.
Sending this recipe over to our BM #109, week 1, day 3 under Rice dishes.
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Baby Potatoes: 250 grams
Rice: 1 1/2 cups
Curry leaves : 1 sprig
Turmeric : 1/2 teaspoon
Red chilli powder : 1 tablespoon
Chicken masala : 1 1/2 teaspoons
Salt as needed
Boil the baby potatoes till they are cooked add some salt to the water while boiling.
Cook the rice with 3 cups of water. Once done, let the rice cool a little.
Heat 3 tablespoons of oil in a pan, add curry leaves and add potatoes. Cook them for 4 minutes.
Add all the spices, mix well and cook the potatoes for another 3 minutes.
Add rice and toss well to combine. Cook for 2 minutes.
Turn off the stove and serve hot or pack it for lunch boxes.