Exotic basmati riceExotic basmati rice

At SBcanning, I have been looking for good basmati rice recipes so I can get my complex carbohydrate, protein and great flavor and enjoy eating this rice. So I have found what I call an Exotic Basmati Rice recipe.

Exotic basmati rice

Exotic basmati rice

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Exotic basmati rice
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 6 people
Calories 250 kcal


  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp cumin seeds
  • 1/2 tsp curry powder
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon
  • 6 cloves garlic
  • 4 cups water
  • 4 cups basmati rice
  • 2 tsp sea salt


  • Using a 3 quart sauce pan, heat to a medium high with extra virgin oil.
  • Add cumin seeds, curry and cinnamon powder and heat for one minute.
  • Stir in basmati rice and sea salt.
  • Reduce heat to simmer, put cover on for about 15-20 minutes until all the liquid disappears and rice is tender.
  • Exotic Basmati Rice recipe is recommended as a side dish, but I often feel like making a meal out of rice and add fresh or frozen fresh vegetables on top and will pre-fry some cod or halibut and serve with lemons and parsley as garnish.
  • Recipe feeds 6.
  • This is a great healthy recipe to end your day with.
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