Rice with Cumin seeds

Rice with Cumin seeds

Rice with Cumin seedsRice with cuminĀ  seeds


2 cup white basmati rice

2 tbsp vegetable oil

2 tsp cumin seeds

2 tbsp butter

salt to taste




1 . Wash the rice well


2 . Heat the oil in a heavy based pan


3 . Add the cumin seeds and stir for a few second, allowing them to sizzle


4 . Add the rice and salt


5 . Stir so the oil coats all the rice and it looks glossy.


6 . Pour in 3 cups boiling water and add the butter or ghee


7 . Cover and simmer on low heat 10 minutes or until the grains areĀ  tender and all the water should

have gone.