Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Mushroom Biryani-Mushroom Biryani Recipe

There will be hardly anyone who does not love Biryani and this one is no exception. Mushroom biryani is so simple to prepare and tastes delicious. It can be prepared in a jiffy. Today let us learn how to make mushroom biryani using our easy mushroom biryani recipe

Mushroom Biryani

How to prepare Mushroom Biryani-Mushroom Biryani

Mushroom Biryani

 Prep Time : 10 mins
 Cook Time : 30 mins 
 Serves: 2
 Recipe CategoryMushroom Recipes-Lunch/Dinner
 Recipe CuisineSouth Indian
 Author:

   Ingredients needed

   Basmati Rice - 1 cup
   Button mushroom - 200 grams
   Onion -2
   Green chilli - 2 slitted
   Ginger-Garlic paste - 1 tsp
   Tomato - 1
   Curd - 1 tbsp
   Coriander leaves - handful
   Mint leaves - handful
   Lemon juice - 1 tbsp
   Salt needed

   Spice Powder

   Chilli Powder - 1/2 tsp
   Coriander powder - 2 tsp
   Biryani Masala -2 tsp ( available ready made)

   For the seasoning

   Oil - 2 tbsp
   Cloves -2
   Cardamom -1
   Cinnamon -small piece


Preparation

Wash and soak the rice for 15 minutes. Drain the water completely and keep it aside.

Slice the onions lengthwise.

Clean mushrooms and cut into big pieces. (Check out for details on how to clean mushroom in my mushroom pulao recipe)

Method

Heat a tsp of ghee/butter in a pan and saute the drained rice. This will make the biryani more flavourful.

Heat 2 tbsp oil, saute cinnamon, cloves and cardamom, then add onions and fry well until onion turns golden brown.

Add chillies and ginger-garlic paste and saute well.

Add chopped tomatoes, mushrooms, curd, chilli powder, coriander powder and biryani masala. Saute for a few minutes.

Add mint leaves, coriander leaves, sauteed rice, 2 cups of hot water, salt needed, lemon juice and pressure cook for 3 whistles.

Wait for the pressure to subside and enjoy delicious hot Mushroom biriyani.

Potato gravy is nice side dish for this biryani. (my personal choice)

You might love my Easy Vegetable Biryani recipe also.

More Mushroom Recipes

Mushroom Kurma

Mushroom Pulao

Mushroom Pepper Fry

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30 comments:

  1. wow...so spicy n flavor rich mushroom biryani...liked your presentation :)

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  2. Biryani looks very yummy......Thanks for sharing.

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  3. Hubby and Ilove mushrooms and this rice dish looks so so delicious.

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  4. y all time fav mushroom dish with rice. excellent recipe.

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  5. looks delicious...cant wait to try this one

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  6. Mushroom biryani looks flavorful and delicious....Loved the doll made of mushrooms...

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  7. i am crazy abt mushrooms, luv this biryani. super delicious. cute presentation.

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  8. sounds wonderful and yummy!...

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  9. Mushroom biryani luks deliciously Yumm and impressive clicks too.Luv it.

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  10. This is my hubby's favourite... looks so delicious and the mushroom figure looks cute..:)
    Reva

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  11. One pot meal...fast and delicious for the kids:)

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  12. Lovely Biryani they look so perfect...u always come up with lovely presentation using vegs ...they look so cute:)

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  13. This recipe looks really delicious and easy to put together. I have just bought some basmati rice, I might try it soon :)

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  14. I loved the Mushroom boy the most....what a lovely thought! :)
    The recipe is simply awesome. Thanks for sharing sweetheart.

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  15. Delicious & mouthwatering pulao!!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  16. Looks yummy...Luv dishes with mushroom...

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  17. Yummy and flavorful biryani..my favorite

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  18. I luv mushroom urs looks tempting and flavourful..

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  20. its very interesting to have different dish

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  21. I tried this dish last week, it was awesome, really tasted great!!! Thanks a lot for the recipe.. Everyone loved it...

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  22. Hi, I really like your web site. Simple and easy instructions and lovely pictures!
    Can you tell me what is the purpose of the following steps that you follow in most of your pulao/biryani recipes?

    1. Soak the rice for about 20 mins
    2. Add a tbsp of lemon juice
    3. And not mentioned in this recipe, but blanch the cauliflowers

    Thanks!

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  23. Biryani should not be mushy,rice should be cooked in such a way that each grain is separate.That is the reason we are adding lemon juice. As we are adding rice and water in the ratio 1:2 for most biryanis,we are soaking rice for 15-20 minutes, so that it will get cooked well.
    We blanch the cauliflowers always as the cauliflower we get here (In India) might rarely have 1 or 2 small green worms. To avoid risk, we blanch the cauliflowers even if it is good.
    Thanks a lot for liking my website and recipes.

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  24. I am a great fan of all your recipes.I followed your Mushroom Biryani and it turned out excellent. I do wish for you to post more and more recipes.

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  25. What's the biryani masala mentioned here?

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    1. You will get ready made biryani masala powder in Indian stores. It is also available online.

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