A traditional Indian dish with many variations, biryani is typically a mixture of rice, spices, vegetables and/or meat. Our version of the classic Chicken Biryani features basmati rice, onions, garlic and a blend of spices cooked together to make a one-pot chicken and rice entrée.
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Original recipe yields 4 Servings
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1 cup basmati rice, uncooked, rinsed
1 Tbsp. olive oil
1/2 tsp. cumin seed
1 onion, finely chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tsp. minced fresh ginger need to delete - newly added
Place rice in medium bowl. Add enough cold water to cover rice. Let stand 10 min.
Meanwhile, heat oil in large nonstick skillet on medium-high heat. Add cumin seed; cook and stir 30 sec. Stir in onions, garlic and ginger; cook 5 min. or until crisp-tender, stirring constantly. Add chicken; cook and stir 2 min.
Drain rice. Add to chicken mixture with remaining ingredients; mix well. Cover; bring to boil. Simmer on medium-low heat 30 min. or until rice is tender and liquid is absorbed. Remove from heat; let stand 5 min.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
Substitute deveined peeled uncooked shrimp for the chicken. Add to cooked onion mixture with the rice.
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