A delightful and simple pulao made with shrimps,rice and few spices.Enjoy the easy recipe of shrimp pulao.

  • 2 cups Shrimp/Prawns-washed and cleaned
  • 1 1/2 cup Rice-washed and soaked
  • 3 Onions- sliced
  • 2 Tomatoes- sliced
  • 1 tbsp Ginger and garlic paste or Garlic crushed
  • Salt to taste
  • Black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder
  • 1/2 tsp Garam masala-3 Cardamon,5 Cloves,5 Cinnamon,Bay Leaves
  • 1/2 cup Coriander and Mint leaves
  • First heat 2-3 tbsp oil in a pan.To this add garam masala mixture and black pepper.Next add crushed ginger and garlic,turmeric powder, salt,coriander and mint leaves.
  • Now add the onions and tomatoes and cook it ,but make sure you don’t overcook as will be adding rice.
  • After the onion and tomatoes mixture gets cooked add shrimps or prawns and stir well.And then add the soaked rice.Now add water (1 cup of rice=1.5 cup of water)give a quick stir and cover the pan with lid and cook for 10 minutes.
  • Garnish with coriander leaves.Serve with spicy red chilli shrimp masala. Steaming hot shrimp pulao is ready.
  • Note:To make garam masala powder-Dry roast cardamons,cinnamon,cloves and bay leaves .Allow to cool and grind all the ingredients in a mixer.