Rajma also known as Kidney Beans is one of India’s favorite foods when teamed up with steamed rice. Rajma Chawal is a famous north Indian cuisine, being a tasty and healthy food substitute there are Rajma fans all over the globe. Have it as a Sunday lunch or please your guests by this tasty food, here is the easiest Rajma Chawal recipe for you. You will find exactly no problem in copying it and serving this to your loved ones. It’s our constant endeavor to make our recipe easy and simple so that beginners to can copy the same.
Dish – Main Course
Servings – 4 People
Cuisine – North Indian
Ingredients for Rajma
- Red Kidney Beans – 1 cup (soaked overnight)
- Cinnamon Sticks – 1
- Cardamom (small and big) – 2-2 each
- Onions – 2 finely chopped
- Tomato – 3 finely chopped
- Garlic – 6 cloves
- Ginger – 1 small size shredded
- Green Chilies – 2 finely chopped
- Coriander Leaves – for garnishing
- Dhania Powder – 2 tablespoon
- Garam Masala Powder – 1 tablespoon
- Red Chili Powder – 1 tablespoon
- Turmeric Powder – ½ tablespoon
- Dry Cumin Powder – ½ tablespoon
- Salt – to taste
- Oil – 2 tablespoon
- Milk Cream – 2 tablespoon
- Butter – 50 grams
Ingredients for Chawal (Rice)
Rice – 1 cup
Water – 2 cup
Salt – one pinch
Recipe for Rajma
- Wash Rajma and turn it in a pressure cooker
- Add water, salt and crushed garlic (this will help in removing the pungent ness of garlic)
- Boil pre soaked Rajma in a pressure cooker.
- Heat oil in a kadahi
- Now add cinnamon sticks and cardamoms
- Add onion and fry it till it becomes transparent
- Now add tomatoes and ginger in it
- Add dhania powder, turmeric and red chili powder
- Cook till it starts releasing aroma
- When the spices separates oil or when the tomatoes are done add boiled Rajma.
- Cook for 5 minutes
- Now add garam masala and turn off the flame
- Garnish with milk cream and coriander
- At the time of serving add butter.
Recipe for Chawal (Rice)
- Soak rice 15 minutes prior to cooking
- Now add water and salt in rice and pressure cook for one whistle.
- Serve hot with Rajma.