How to make Mango Pulav -

Pilaf made with king of fruits, Mango - it’s simply exotic.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Basmati rice (बासमती चावल), Ripe mangoes (पके हुए आम)

Cuisine : Punjabi

Course : Desserts


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Mango Pulav

Mango Pulav Recipe Card


Hindi: chawal
How many times have we thought rice is a blessing? We use it for holy purposes but we also can pressure up a quick pulao or khichdi when hunger pangs are drumming away! This is one grain that is about 98% percent digestible. In India we are familiar with Basmati, Patna or brown rice but it is also available as Italian Rice and Glutinous Rice which is popular in Chinese and Japanese cuisines.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Mango Pulav Recipe

  • Basmati rice 1 1/2 cup

  • Ripe mangoes 2 medium

  • Almonds roughly chopped 6 - 8

  • Cashewnuts roughly chopped 8 - 10

  • Mango puree 1/2 cup

  • Milk 1 cup

  • Sugar 1/4 cup

  • Ghee 3 tablespoons

  • Cinnamon 1 inch stick

  • Green cardamoms 2

  • Cloves 2-3


Step 1

Soak rice in three cups of water for fifteen to twenty minutes. Drain and set aside. Peel, destone and cut flesh of mango into half inch sized cubes. Combine mango puree, milk and sugar along with one cup of water and stir till sugar dissolves.

Step 2

Heat ghee in a thick-bottomed pan, add cinnamon, cardamoms, cloves and sauté for a minute or till it emits a nice aroma. Drain and add the rice and sauté for a minute. Add the mango puree and milk mixture and bring to a boil.

Step 3

Cover and allow to simmer on low heat till rice is half done. Add the chopped mango pieces and chopped nuts, stir, cover and cook on low heat for another ten to fifteen minutes or till rice is done. Serve hot.

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