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Couscous Biryani

Couscous Biryani

Couscous Biryani is :

dairy free , lacto ovo vegetarian , vegan

By
Prep Time: minutes
Cook time: minutes
Total time: 45 minutes
Yield: 5 Servings
Tags: Vegan
Health Score: 39 %

Ingredients:

1/2 cup

broccoli
1/2 cup

carrots
2 tsp

chili powder
1

cinnamon stick
400 grams

couscous
1 tsp

curry powder
5 servings

fresh cilantro
5 servings

fresh mint
1 tsp

garam masala
6

garlic cloves
2

green cardamom pods
2

green chilies
1

onion
1/2 cup

peas
1/2 cup

roasted peanuts
1 teaspoon

salt
1/2 tsp

turmeric

Instructions:

  1. Heat oil in a pan, when hot add the cinnamon stick, cardamom and cloves.When the aroma rises add the onions, green chilies and garlic, saute for few mins until onion turns pink.

  2. Add the vegetables and saute until the vegetables are half done.Now add the red chilly powder, turmeric powder, garam masala and curry powders, mint leaves, coriander leaves and salt.

  3. Add about 4 cups of water and bring the mixture to boil.

  4. Add the couscous when the mixture is boiling, stir and cover the pan with lid.Simmer the heat and cook the couscous for about 8 mins. When the couscous is done finally add the roasted peanuts and serve hot.

Wine Pairing :

  • gruener veltliner
  • riesling
  • sparkling rose

Biryani works really well with Gruener Veltliner, Riesling, and Sparkling rosé. The best wine for Indian food will depending on the dish, of course, but these picks can be served chilled and have some sweetness to complement the spiciness and complex flavors of a wide variety of traditional dishes.