Coconut milk pulao

I made this pulao many months ago when I had first seen it is illatharasi’s blog. She had used the microwave. I used a pressure cooker and made minor changes to the recipe. This is how I made.

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Coconut milk pulao Yum

  1. Wash the rice and keep it aside for 10 minutes.Heat oil in a cooker pan. Add cumin seeds and the spices. Then add the ginger garlic paste and the onions and saute till they turn translucent. Add the mixed vegetables.Saute for sometime. Add the rice and coconut milk and mix well. Add required amount of water and pressure cook.
  2. Serve the rice hot with raitha.
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  1. I have never used coconut milk in my pulao…bet it tasted awesome…

  2. I would love to have this rice with pickle

  3. hi sowmya
    Lovely post!! the pulao looks so yummy! guess it would have had a rich taste! yummmmmy

  4. Sowmya ur jellies look like store bought one’s …….so nice that u made them without using any jello powder…….

  5. To bring a rich flavor to pulaov I add little cconut milk 🙂 Good with raita!

  6. Mahimaa's kitchen

    what do u add for spice? green chilli? looks awesome and rich!

  7. My mom makes this beautifully, I tried it long back with brown rice, just did not work. It failed to absorb all the coconut milk flavor.
    Would like to try with white rice.

  8. Priya Suresh

    Delicious Pulao..looks great..

  9. this is a new kind of pulao to me. looks delicious Sowmya!

  10. Such vibrant colors, Sowmya! This is one of my favorite dishes!! 🙂

  11. Beautiful, vibrant colors, Sowmya! This pulao is one of my favorites!! 🙂

  12. Ramya Vijaykumar

    Coconut Milk in pulav that sounds great and inspiring… The pulav looks like restaurant made 🙂

  13. I can imagine th earoma and that extra richness to the pulav wth coconut milk nice addition..

  14. Adding coconut milk is an yummy twist in the recipe. Looks dribbling.

  15. I saw this recipe sometime ago. Wanted to try it but now I think I will definitely try it.The pulao looks yummy.

  16. Pulao looks yummy.. I too add coconut milk some times 😉

  17. My mom makes this and it’s a favorite.. mild & delicious. I add lots of curry leaves and coriander leaves too 🙂

  18. This is new to me looks very rich and delicious…

  19. Malar Gandhi

    You beat me…I cooked the same food today! Probably will post it later!:( Your Pulao looks perfect to me! Thanks for sharing it sowmy.

  20. Joie de vivre

    How long do your pressure cook it? For the amount the rice would usually take to cook?

  21. Hi Sowmya,

    Come and collect something from by blog.

  22. Hey nice idea to use coconut milk in pulao. Must’ve been rich & tasty.


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