Tomato Rice



  • Basmati Rice – 1 cup
  • Tomatoes – 3 or 4
  • Onions
  • Green Chillis
  • Oil
  • Salt
  • Ginger Garlic Paste
  • Turmeric Powder
  • Spices like cloves, bay leaves, cinnamon – 1 or 2 pieces


  • take pressure cooker, add 2 spoons of ghee/oil, ginger garlic paste, spices, chopped onions, green chillis and let them cook until they become golden brown.
  • make tomato puree, by using mixer grinder.
  • add tomato puree and salt to the mixture in pressure cooker. Let it cook for 5 minutes.
  • wash basmati rice and strain the water and add basmati rice to the cooker. mix water at 1:2 ratio. for 1 cup rice, add 2 cups water.
  • steam cook for 2 whistles.
  • yummy tomato rice is ready. 🙂



3 thoughts on “Tomato Rice

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s