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Last Updated : May 22,2023

यात्रा के लिए चावल रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao recipes in Hindi)
મુસાફરી માટે ભાત રેસીપી - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao recipes in Gujarati)

Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao | What biryani, rice and pulao Indian's travel with?

Indian Travel Food Rice, Biryani, Pulao | What biryani, rice and pulao Indian's travel with?

We start with South Indian rice for travel food. Since most ingredients used in this South Indian style tamarind rice are dried or pre-processed spices, it remains good for a long time and is ideal to pack and take along when travelling..

Chitranna RiceChitranna Rice

South Indian style tamarind rice is a perfect rice for Indian travel food. See our travel rice recipes for short distance travel and travel rice recipes for long distance travel.

5 reasons why rice is good for travel 

·        All recipes are simple to follow and make

·        No accompaniments needed with these recipes as its all one meal kind of recipes. 

·        Readily available ingredients at every house hold to prepare.

·        The recipes given under each category will stay according to the given period.

·        The packaging is also simple where there is no spillage of the food from the container.

Tendli Bhaat, Microwave RecipeTendli Bhaat, Microwave Recipe

Indian rice recipe for short distance travel

These recipes are very useful, if you are carrying it in a box for short travel, where in it will stay fresh for  good 3 to 4 hours . 

Carry Lilva Rice and experience is truly heavenly! lilva or fresh vaal is available only during a season that lasts three to four months, so make the most of it while it lasts.

 Lilva Rice ( Gujarati Recipe) Lilva Rice ( Gujarati Recipe)

Dal Khichdi an elaborate yet easy khichdi that makes a wholesome and delicious meal.

Dal KhichdiDal Khichdi

Bisi Bele Bhaat a traditional spicy rice dish from Karnataka is quite addictive –topped with lots of ghee and accompanied by fried papads and pickle. 

Bisi Bele Bhaat
Bisi Bele Bhaat

Ven Pongal Cooked rice and moong dal are flavoured with ginger, crushed peppercorns and cumin seeds, and garnished with ghee-roasted cashew nuts and curry leaves. 

Ven Pongal
Ven Pongal

Gujarati Masala Bhaat super easy to make, if you are an amateur cook you should basically start with this khaari bhaat as I am sure you cannot go wrong with this one.

Gujarati Masala Bhaat, Khaari BhaatGujarati Masala Bhaat, Khaari Bhaat

Indian rice recipe for long distance journey

Recipes where the dishes can stay with Tangy Kachi Keri Rice a traditional tempering and partially cooked raw mangoes give this rice a tangy flavour and exciting crunch. 

Tangy Kachi Keri RiceTangy Kachi Keri Rice

Amla Rice flavoured with grated amla and perked up with a crunchy seasoning of mustard seeds, dals and peanuts. This tangy Rice, punctuated by crunchy titbits like dal and peanuts. 

 Amla Rice, Gooseberry Rice Amla Rice, Gooseberry Rice

Tamarind Rice popularly known as puliyodharai, puliyogare, pulihora, puli sadam is a famous South-Indian tangy, spicy rice preparation. Puli” refers to Tamarind in Kannada, Telugu and Tamil.

This is best food for long hour journey travel. 

Tamarind RiceTamarind Rice

Coconut Rice a unique flavour, which sets it apart from other rice preparations. Here, in this delectable recipe, you will be able to savour the satiating texture and nutty flavour. 

Coconut RiceCoconut Rice

Quick rice, pulao recipe for tiffin, school or office

Vegetable Pulao loaded with veggies and flavoured subtly with a fine choice of spices, It is one dish that is famous all over the world.

South Indian Tava Rice Pulav no-fuss meal with a south indian flavour. You will love the aroma and flavour brought about by the simple tempering and peanut-sesame powder. 

Tava Pulao, Tawa Pulao Recipe Tava Pulao, Tawa Pulao Recipe

Curd Rice very simple dish made using the most basic ingredients, curd and rice with an authentic tempering does not take more than 15 minutes to cook. 

Curd RiceCurd Rice

Corn Methi Pulao sweetness of corn and the innate bitterness of methi complement each other well in this pulao. By using simple seasonings and the pressure-cooking technique.

 Corn Methi Pulao Corn Methi Pulao

Celery and Black Pepper Rice perked up with celery, garlic and pepper, is fortified with bean sprouts making this quick and easy Oriental dish a wholesome meal option. 

Rajma Chawal kidney beans is excitingly flavoured with a wide array of ingredients ranging from ginger and green chillies to tomatoes and onions, spices and masala powders too and then mixed with rice. 

 Rajma Chawal, Punjabi Rajma Chawal  Rajma Chawal, Punjabi Rajma Chawal

Elaborated pulao, biryani to carry for pot luck or get together lunches

Veg Hyderabadi Biryani an everlasting relic of the Moghul era that continues to live and breathe in innumerable restaurants and kitchens across the globe. Bean Sprouts Fried Rice relish this chinese delicacy, while also getting a health boost from the sprouts. 

 Biryani, Veg Hyderabadi Biryani Biryani, Veg Hyderabadi Biryani

Restaurant Style Tomato Pulao Tantalizingly tangy with a balanced touch of spices, this pulao has a distinct flavour, which everybody loves.

 Restaurant Style Tomato Pulao Restaurant Style Tomato Pulao

Happy Cooking!

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Egg Biryani Recipe
Recipe# 42309
22 May 23

 by Tarla Dalal
egg biryani recipe | Indian style pressure cooker egg biryani | instant pot egg biryani | with 43 amazing images. egg biryani is a delicious and hearty dish that is perfect for a weeknight ....
Rajma Chawal, Punjabi Rajma Chawal
Recipe# 4951
18 Aug 23

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by Tarla Dalal
rajma chawal recipe | Punjabi rajma chawal | how to make rajma chawal | with 27 amazing images. Follow this easy rajma chawal recipe, which is a slight variation to Rajma, one of the most ....
Masala Bhaat, Maharashtrian Masala Bhaat Health Recipe
Recipe# 3581
14 Nov 22

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 by Tarla Dalal
Maharashtrian masala bhaat recipe | healthy masala brown rice | healthy masala vegetable pulao | with 26 amazing images. Maharashtrian masala bhaat recipe is a famous delicacy from west of ....
Tendli Bhaat, Maharashtrian Tendli Bhaat, Ivy Gourd Rice
Recipe# 1967
11 Nov 22

 by Tarla Dalal
tendli bhaat recipe | Maharashtrian tendli bhaat | ivy gourd rice | with amazing 33 images. tendli bhaat recipe is a real spicy preparation of rice and tendi, which totally masks the sober ....
Tamarind Rice
Recipe# 4757
20 Sep 22

 by Tarla Dalal
Called Puliyodare in Tamil, this is an Iyengar cuisine classic. A heart-warming dish that uses tamarind to create a magical flavor. The South Indian style tadka adds both flavor as well as appeal, making this a great lunch/dinner recipe. Enjaaai!
Corn Methi Pulao
Recipe# 1744
03 Mar 23

 by Tarla Dalal
corn methi pulao recipe | methi makai pulao | sweet corn methi rice | with 26 amazing images. corn methi pulao is a flavorful and tasty rice variety made using sweet corn and methi leaves. ....
Coconut Rice, South Indian Coconut Rice
Recipe# 32890
16 Sep 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
coconut rice recipe | South Indian coconut rice | nariyal chawal | easy coconut rice Indian recipe | with 28 amazing images. coconut rice recipe |
Curd Rice, South Indian Curd Rice Recipe
Recipe# 32893
17 Feb 23

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 by Tarla Dalal
curd rice recipe | South Indian curd rice | dahi chawal | thayir sadam | with 20 amazing images. Just like khichdi is to Gujarati, rajma chawal is to Punjabi, the curd rice is to South-Indi ....
Gujarati Masala Bhaat, Khaari Bhaat
Recipe# 623
28 Jul 23

 by Tarla Dalal
Gujarati masala bhaat recipe | khaari bhaat | quick khari bhat | with amazing 23 images. Gujarati masala bhaat is a classic Gujarati rice dish, which is tradiona ....
Seviyan Pulao, Semiya Pulao, Vermicelli Pulao
Recipe# 40372
18 Jun 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
seviyan pulao recipe | semiya pulao | vermicelli pulao for breakfast and lunch box treat | sevai pulao | shavige pulav | with 14 amazing images.
Dodkyacha Bhaat
Recipe# 40187
12 Jun 21

 by Tarla Dalal
Dodkyacha Bhaat is neither a khichdi nor a pulao, but it has a very homely and satiating flavour! A Maharashtrian preparation of rice and ridge gourd perked up with common spices and pastes, Dodkyacha Bhaat is very easy to prepare and very tasty too. ....
Coriander Curd Rice
Recipe# 39085
04 Jul 21

 by Tarla Dalal
coriander curd rice recipe | South Indian coriander curd rice | coriander dahi chawal | with 13 amazing images. A cold bowl of this coriander curd rice works wonders on hot, humid afterno ....
Soya Mutter Pulao
Recipe# 38449
24 Dec 22

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 by Tarla Dalal
soya mutter pulao recipe | Indian soya chunks peas pulao | soya matar pulao | soya chunks pulao | with 35 amazing images. soya mutter pulao recipe |
Biryani, Veg Hyderabadi Biryani
Recipe# 2226
09 Jun 22

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by Tarla Dalal
Hyderabadi veg biryani recipe | Indian veg biryani | vegetable biryani | with 49 amazing images. Hyderabadi veg biryani recipe | Indian veg biryani |
Vagharela Bhaat, Vagharelo Bhaat From Leftover Rice
Recipe# 35788
10 Oct 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
vagharela bhaat recipe | vagharelo bhaat from leftover rice | Gujarati stir fried rice | masala bhaat Gujarati style | with 23 amazing images. vagharela bhaat recipe
Moong Sprouts, Tomato and Spinach Rice
Recipe# 33004
28 Jan 20

 by Tarla Dalal
An all-time favourite with South Indians, Tomato Rice is a spicy and tangy rice preparation that is ideal to pack in lunch boxes! An exciting modification of the traditional recipe, the Moong Sprouts, Tomato and Spinach Rice is made with minimal oil to prevent excess fats. Brown rice, moong sprouts ....
Vegetable Biryani  ( Chawal)
Recipe# 37251
10 Apr 19

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by Tarla Dalal
A dish that is synonymous with Indian cuisine in many restaurants the world over, the Vegetable Biryani deserves to be so popular! A masaledar gravy chock-full of veggies and paneer, is sandwiched between rice that has been cooked with spices and perked up with saffron-tinged curd. This whole arrang ....
Corn and Vegetable Pulao
Recipe# 2471
30 Aug 22

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by Tarla Dalal
corn and vegetable pulao recipe | Indian corn pulao with sweet corn | carrot corn pulao | with 40 amazing images. corn and vegetable pulao recipe | Indian corn pulao wit ....
Tangy Kachi Keri Rice, Raw Mango Rice
Recipe# 40835
30 Mar 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
raw mango rice recipe | tangy kachi keri rice | mangai sadam | raw mango rice Indian style | mavinakayi chitranna | with 23 amazing images. ra ....
Vegetable Pulao
Recipe# 1580
12 Jun 20

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 by Tarla Dalal
vegetable pulao recipe | quick pressure cooker pulao recipe | restaurant style veg pulao | with 15 amazing images. A rice delight that is loaded with veggies and flavoured subtly with a fine choice of spices, the
Sweet Rice
Recipe# 1522
15 Jan 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
sweet rice recipe | meethe chawal | Indian sweet rice | zarda pulao | with 27 amazing images. sweet rice recipe | meethe chawal |
Lemon Rice Recipe ( Microwave)
Recipe# 35109
22 Feb 13

by Tarla Dalal
Lemon Rice is an all-time favourite rice preparation in South India, where it is made on a regular basis for lunch or dinner, offered as prasad to devotees at temples, served as part of a wedding spread, and carried frequently in the dabba to work or school. With a holistic flavour that combin ....
Restaurant Style Tomato Pulao
Recipe# 42578
02 Dec 22

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by Tarla Dalal
tomato pulao recipe | tomato bhat | tomato rice | restaurant style tomato pulao | with 11 amazing images. restaurant style tomato pulao is an all-time favourite r ....
South Indian Peanut Rice, Verkadalai Sadam Recipe
Recipe# 42481
09 Mar 19

 by Tarla Dalal
Here’s a zesty rice preparation dominated by the crunch and nutty flavour of peanuts, highlighted by notes of red chilli. Though used in a small quantity, the warm aroma and flavour of sesame seeds is quite notable in the South Indian Peanut Rice. With a mix of awesome flavours, this rice dish i ....
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