Cheesy Pepper Rice

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A colourful rice combining cheese, capsicum and spices. White onions are used for their special taste and crunchiness.

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Cheesy Pepper Rice recipe - How to make Cheesy Pepper Rice

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Serves 6.
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For the rice
1 cup rice (chawal)
3 tbsp oil
salt to taste

Other ingredients
1 white onion , thickly sliced
3 tbsp capsicum strips, (green, red and yellow)
6 Pasilla Chillies
2 cloves of garlic (lehsun), crushed
2 tbsp grated processed cheese
2 tbsp oil
salt to taste
For the rice

  1. Wash and soak the rice for 30 minutes. Drian.
  2. Fry the rice in the oil until light pink in colour.
  3. Add 3 cups of water and salt and cook until the rice is cooked.

How to proceed

  1. Roast the chillies on a frying pan for a few seconds. Remove from the frying pan and pound them with the garlic.
  2. Heat the oil and fry the onion and capsicum lightly for 1/2 minute.
  3. Add the chillies and fry for a few seconds.
  4. Add the rice, cheese and salt and mix well.
  5. Serve hot.

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Cheesy Pepper Rice
 on 14 Jun 16 07:31 PM

Supper yummyy cheese rice
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Tarla Dalal    Hi Bhagyashree , we are delighted you loved the Cheesy Pepper Rice recipe. Please keep posting your thoughts and feedback and review recipes you have loved. Happy Cooking.
15 Jun 16 10:02 AM
Cheesy Pepper Rice
 on 07 Jul 14 11:39 AM

Very yummy and different certainly! We loved it and so did our guests??
Cheesy Pepper Rice
 on 09 Dec 10 12:09 PM

very unique recipe!! loved it! its pleasant to look at as well. the cheese makes it really yummy!