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Spinach Pulao recipe

Japleen Kaur

Recipe by Japleen Kaur

Spinach Pulao recipe

Cooking Time

30 minutes

Total Time

40 minutes

Ingredients
  • Pink salt - 1/2 tsp
  • Ghee - 1 tsp
  • Onion (thinly sliced) - ¼ cup
  • Palak leaves/spinach (finely chopped) - 1 cup
  • Green chili (slit lengthwise) - 2 nos
  • Peas (fresh/frozen) - ¼ cup
  • This Spinach Pulao recipe is for all the parents who level up the nutrition game for their fussy kids when it comes to eating green leafy vegetables.

    Spinach Pulao recipe
    • In a wide pan, take a tsp of ghee and add chopped onions and green chili. Fry till they turn translucent.
    • Add finely chopped palak leaves and fry for a minute till they shrink and change their color.
    • Once the palak leaves are cooked, add peas and sauté till the peas are tender.
    • Finally, add cooked rice and salt to taste.
    • Then, mix well without breaking rice grains and let it cook for a minute.
    • Serve and enjoy this as your new go-to comfort food.

    Health benefits of Spinach Pulao

    • Spinach may decrease cancer cell growth, while human research associates leafy greens with a lower risk of certain cancers.
    • It is also high in nitrates and potassium, which may improve blood flow and reduce blood pressure.
    • Spinach juice is high in vitamins A and C, two important micronutrients that can promote skin and hair health.
    • It is also rich in antioxidants, which can help prevent oxidative damage and safeguard against chronic illnesses.
    • The antioxidants like zeaxanthin and lutein in spinach promote healthy vision.

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    Disclaimer

    Please make sure to consume the Spinach Pulao recipe under the guidance of a dietitian/nutritionist.

    2 Comments on Spinach Pulao recipe
      Kiran Bapat
      6 Oct 2022
      2:08am

      Really loved it…thank you for sharing

        Fitelo
        6 Oct 2022
        8:10am

        Thanks, Kiran

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