There are a wide range of rice dishes based on Indian basmati rice including pilaf and biryani. These recipes include main rice dishes and side dishes.
My husband's mother taught me this recipe, an authentic Hyderabadi-style biryani that is a trademark of home-cooking in south India. The chicken, spices and rice all cook in the same frying pan.
Good basmati rice makes all the difference to a homemade curry. This is a simple recipe but the right way to do it.
This rice pudding with honey, cinnamon and sultanas is similar to an Indian-style rice pudding and is cooked in a pot on the stove - not baked.
In India, jeera is the word for cumin. This Indian fried rice is fragrant and delicious and makes a perfect side dish for any curry or Indian main.
In this salad, the slightly chewy texture of curried rice provides the perfect backdrop for tender chicken, crunchy vegetables and sweet grapes.