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Number of Votes 4
Number of times Viewed 26699
Comments 13
Rating 3.5/5.0
Occasion: Any   Total servings: 2
Cuisine: Pakistani   Calories:
Effort: Easy   Pre-Prep time:
Best for: All   Preperation time: 25 min
How to serve: Hot    

Tahari recipe by Atif Hasan at
Rice cooked in the blend of spices, potato and turmeric powder.

1 1/4 cup rice
(presoaked at least 1 hour)
1 1/2 tsp garlicClick to find more about garlic paste
1/2 tsp gingerClick to find more about ginger paste
SaltClick to find more about Salt according to taste
1/2 tsp haldiClick to find more about haldi powder
6 cloves
1 bari illaichiClick to find more about illaichi
1 stick of cinnamonClick to find more about cinnamon

1 large tomatoClick to find more about tomato
23 green chilies
34 potatos peeled and cut in half
1 medium sized onionClick to find more about onion
34 tbs oil
1/2 tsp zeeraClick to find more about zeera
6 whole black pepperClick to find more about black pepper

Fry the sliced onionClick to find more about onion in oil until transparent.
Add all spices including green chilis and chopped tomatoClick to find more about tomato along with 1/2 cup water and cook on medium flame until the spices are well mixed and the tomatoClick to find more about tomato has softened.
Then add the potatoClick to find more about potato and 1 glass of water, cover and cook till the potatos are almost soft.
Add in the presoaked rice and water so much so that it reaches 1 1/2 cm. above the surface of the rice.
Cover and cook on high heat until the rice is soft.
Then lower the heat to the minimum and remove from heat after 5 minutes.

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There are 14 comment(s) for this recipe.
by wwkhan86 5/5 Stars

Sun Dec 09, 2012

by Anonymous No Rating
havent yet tried but even i got scared like 34 chilis in that case my whole family will be in the bathroom :)

Fri Aug 24, 2012

by uzma 5/5 Stars
listen, do not make fun i think he meant 2 to 3 green chillies 3 to 4 potatoes and 3 to 4 table spoon oil. have a nice day

Wed Jun 01, 2011

by Sana khan 3/5 Stars
Mmmmmmmmmm.... Me and my family enjoyed it! I m 13 & was preparing a new not sooo complicated rice dish for the first time. Evryone loved it. Glad to have it on net!!!!

Sat Apr 30, 2011

by Anonymous 1/5 Star
hahaah guys when u make this besure frist u call 1122:)))or eat in the water tank:))heheheheh

Mon May 31, 2010

by Anonymous No Rating
i am sure they mean 2-3 and 3-4.take it ez.

Wed Mar 17, 2010

by Anonymous No Rating
34 potatoes & 23 chillies and 34 tablespoons of oil-- all in one and one quarter cup of rice!! sorry, i just can't stop laughing and laughing and laughing. good entertainment, though.

Sun Feb 28, 2010

by Anonymous 1/5 Star
isse ghatiya recipe to suni nahi abhi tak

Tue Jan 05, 2010

by Anonymous No Rating
yeh tehari nahin balkay pagal banaya hai isnay :D

Tue Nov 10, 2009

by Anonymous 1/5 Star
yeh sahi tariqa nahi hai

Wed Sep 23, 2009

by Anonymous No Rating
ya to ek dam bakwas tahari ha ase to nhi bntee???

Tue Sep 15, 2009

by faatiam 1/5 Star
tumhe tahari banana sikhaya to kisne?????

Thu Sep 10, 2009

by Anonymous 5/5 Stars
that would be 2-3 and 3-4

Wed Sep 09, 2009

by Imran No Rating
OMG how many potatoes and chilies , are u sure about this oor do u mean 2/3 chilies and 2/3 potatoes cause 34 is alot for two to eat.

Sun Sep 06, 2009

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