How to make Chocolate Orange Rice -

Chocolate and orange add a special flavour to this sweetened rice.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Dark Chocolate (डार्क चॉकलेट), Basmati Rice (बासमती चावल)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Desserts

Chocolate Orange Rice

Chocolate Orange Rice Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Chocolate Orange Rice Recipe

  • Dark Chocolate chopped 3/4 cup

  • Basmati Rice soaked and drained 1 1/2 cups

  • Orange 1

  • Milk 3 cups

  • Sugar 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh cream 1/4 cup


Step 1

Heat milk in a deep non-stick pan. Add rice and mix and bring the mixture to a boil. Lower the heat, cover and cook, stirring once in a while, till the rice is done.

Step 2

Add sugar, mix well and cook till the sugar melts.

Step 3

Add chocolate, and mix well till the chocolate melts.

Step 4

Add cream, mix well and cook for two minutes. Switch off the heat.

Step 5

Grate orange peel directly into the pan and mix well.

Step 6

Cut orange into slices.

Step 7

Transfer the rice into a serving bowl, garnish with orange slices and serve hot.

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