vegetable rice recipe | mix veg rice | quick one pot vegetable rice

vegetable rice recipe | mix veg rice | quick one pot vegetable rice with detailed photo and video recipe. simple and nutrient one pot quick meal recipe made with rice and choice of veggies. it is a perfect quick lunch box recipe and can be made in jiffy during those busy and peak morning rush hours. it tastes great when served with choice of raita yoghurt dip or even choice of dal recipe, but tastes great with itself.
mix veg ricevegetable rice recipe | mix veg rice | quick one pot vegetable rice with step by step photo and video recipe. pulao or rice recipes are very common lunch box recipes for many indian households. there are many flavoured and aromatic indian pulao recipes prepared with one hero vegetables or ingredient. however, this recipe is unique and made with a mix of vegetables and spices known as vegetable rice recipe.

the recipe for mix veg rice is very similar to my previous post of vegetable pulao recipe with some subtle changes. basically, the rice is pre-cooked and stir-fried with finely chopped veggies. whereas as in pulao recipes, dry spices and leafy vegetables are grounded to form a fine paste and cooked with raw rice. the flavour and spices are infused to the cooked rice and hence make it aromatic and tasty. but you may not have so much time and luxury to follow this detailed recipe. hence you have this quick and easy instant vegetable rice recipe. perhaps it can also be termed as indian version of the stir-fried recipe with spices and indian vegetables.

vegetable rice recipe

furthermore, some easy tips and variations for a perfect and flavoured vegetable rice recipe. firstly, the recipe makes it perfect with soaked basmati rice. you can also stir fry with leftover rice but ensure to separate the rice. secondly, make sure to finely chop the desired veggies so that it easily get cooked in wok. but do not overcook the veggies and it should hold its crunchiness and texture. lastly, if you desire and side dish with this rice recipe, serve it with moong dal or perhaps with dal tadka recipe.

finally, i request you to check my other popular rice recipes collection with this post of vegetable rice recipe. it includes recipes like pudina rice, vegetable pulav, methi rice, lemon rice, chickpea rice, beetroot rice, veg fried rice, jeera rice and veg tahri rice.in addition, i have posted a couple of other recipes collection like,

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mix veg rice

vegetable rice recipe | mix veg rice | quick one pot vegetable rice

4.5 from 6 votes
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 9 minutes
Total Time: 19 minutes
Servings: 2 Servings
AUTHOR: Hebbars Kitchen
Course: rice
Cuisine: Indian
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easy vegetable rice recipe | mix veg rice | quick one pot vegetable rice

Ingredients

  • 3 tsp oil
  • 1 bay leaf / tej patta
  • 1 inch cinnamon / dalchini
  • 2 pods cardamom / elachi
  • ½ onion, finely chopped
  • 1 chilli, slit
  • 5 beans, chopped
  • 1 carrot, chopped
  • 2 tbsp peas / matar
  • ¼ capsicum, chopped
  • 1 cup basmati rice, soaked 20 minutes
  • 2 cup water
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp coriander, finely chopped

Instructions

  • firstly, in a large kadai heat 3 tsp oil and saute 1 bay leaf, 1 inch cinnamon and 2 pods cardamom until they turn aromatic.
  • now add ½ onion, 1 chilli and saute until they turn translucent.
  • further add 5 beans, 1 carrot, 2 tbsp peas and ¼ capsicum.
  • stir-fry for 2 minutes without mashing the vegetables.
  • now add 1 cup basmati rice (soaked for 20 minutes).
  • roast for 2 minutes without breaking rice.
  • furthermore, add 2 cup water, 1 tsp salt and 1 tsp lemon juice.
  • mix well, cover and simmer for 20 minutes. or pressure cook for 2 whistles on medium flame.
  • after 20 minutes, give a stir. the rice will be still be moist.
  • turn off the flame, cover and rest for 10 minutes.
  • finally, add 2 tbsp coriander leaves and enjoy vegetable rice with raita or curry.

how to make mix veg rice with step by step photo:

  1. firstly, in a large kadai heat 3 tsp oil and saute 1 bay leaf, 1 inch cinnamon and 2 pods cardamom until they turn aromatic.
    vegetable rice recipe
  2. now add ½ onion, 1 chilli and saute until they turn translucent.
    vegetable rice recipe
  3. further add 5 beans, 1 carrot, 2 tbsp peas and ¼ capsicum.
    vegetable rice recipe
  4. stir-fry for 2 minutes without mashing the vegetables.
    vegetable rice recipe
  5. now add 1 cup basmati rice (soaked for 20 minutes).
    mix veg rice
  6. roast for 2 minutes without breaking the rice.
    mix veg rice
  7. furthermore, add 2 cup water, 1 tsp salt and 1 tsp lemon juice.
    mix veg rice
  8. mix well, cover and simmer for 20 minutes. or pressure cook for 2 whistles on medium flame.
    mix veg rice
  9. after 20 minutes, give a stir. the rice will still be moist.
    quick one pot vegetable rice
  10. turn off the flame, cover and rest for 10 minutes.
    quick one pot vegetable rice
  11. finally, add 2 tbsp coriander leaves and enjoy vegetable rice with raita or curry.
    mix veg rice

notes:

  • firstly, add vegetables of your choice along to make it more nutritious.
  • also, increase the amount of green chilli to make it spicy.
  • furthermore, vegetable rice can be pressure cooked for 2 whistles if you do not prefer simmering.
  • finally, vegetable rice recipe tastes great when prepared with basmati rice.
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