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Cabbage Briyani

Cabbage Briyani This is also the recipe, which i learnt from one of my besties. I had this Cabbage Briyani once at her home. Really impressed with her recipe and tried it back home. To increase the taste we are using also potato. Over to the interesting recipe..

cabbage briyani

Recipe For :2

Preparation Time : 30 minutes


Basmati Rice               - 1 cup
Chopped Cabbage       - 1/2 cup
Potato                          - 1 (small)
Big Onion                    - 2
Tomato                         - 2
Salt                               - As required
Turmeric Powder         - 1/4 tsp
Whole Garam Masala  - Each 1
Oil                                - 2 tbsp
Ghee                             - 2 tsp (Optional)
Coriander Leaves         - few
Mint Leaves                  - few

To Grind:

Grated Coconut          - 1/4 cup
Chopped Ginger         - 2 tsp
Chopped Garlic          - 2 tsp
Fennel Seeds               - 1/2 tsp
Whole Garam Masala - Each 1


  • Wash Basmati Rice. Heat oil  in a cooker. Add washed rice to it. saute for some time. You can see rice getting dry. That is the perfect time to switch off the flame. This is done to prevent the rice getting sticky. After that take out the rice.
  • Chop Cabbage into thick strips. Chop potato into big cubes. Chop Big onion lengthwise. Chop tomato finely. Grind everything under ' To grind'. Finely chop coriander and mint leaves.
  • Add some more Oil +Ghee to the same cooker. Add whole garam masala to it. Whole garam masala includes cloves, cinnamon stick, star aniseeds and cardamom.
  • After a minute, add chopped onions to it, After the onions turn translucent, add chopped cabbage and potato to it.
  • Add chopped tomatoes after 3-5 minutes. Add also salt and turmeric powder.
  • After tomato gets cooked, add ground masala to it.
  • Saute till raw flavor of masala goes off and after that add sauteed rice and 2 cups of water. 
  • Add chopped coriander and mint leaves and mix everything together. Cook it for a whistle. Enjoy your cabbage briyani with raita..