indian recipes

Indian Recipe for Holi : Sweet Rice


Basmati rice-1 cup 
Milk-1 cup 
Salt a pinch 
Sugar-1&1/2 cups (alter to one's taste) 
Ghee - 2 tbsp 
Food color(red)- a pinch 
Grated coconut-1 cup 

Method :

Soak rice for an hour. Cook with milk, salt and little water (if necessary). In a sauce pan, make sugar syrup with little water. To this add the cooked rice, color, 1 tbsp ghee, cardamom and stir for 10 minutes in low flame till all water is absorbed. Fry cashew nuts and coconut in 1 tbsp ghee to a golden color and add to the rice mixture.