Herbed Buttered Rice Recipe With Green Peas

A simple tossed Rice with some melted butter, green peas, dried herbs and red chilli flakes that makes it a complete meal when it is served along with Continental style Chicken gravy by the side. The rice is very simple and easy to make on a busy day where you plan on making a side dish and serve it along with something exotic for a Sunday brunch.

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Herbed Buttered Rice Recipe With Green Peas
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Herbed Buttered Rice With Green Peas is a quick and easy rice preparation that you can prepare to serve it along with any vegetable or chicken gravy. The rice is cooked in the pressure cooker and then later on pan tossed with butter, green peas, dried oregano, red chilli flakes. A simple and yet a tasty dish that has subtle flavours of melted butter and mixed herbs.

Serve the Herbed Buttered Rice With Green Peas along with Crispy & Spicy Paneer Thai Yellow curry, and a Tiramisu Recipe for a special weekend dinner.

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Cuisine: Continental
Course: Dinner
Diet: Vegetarian
Prep in

10 M

Cooks in

25 M

Total in

35 M


4 Servings


  • 1 cup Rice , washed
  • 1/2 cup Green peas (Matar) , steamed
  • 1 teaspoon Cumin seeds (Jeera)
  • 4 tablespoons Butter (Salted)
  • 4 cloves Garlic , finely chopped
  • 2 teaspoons Dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon Dried Thyme Leaves
  • 2 teaspoons Red Chilli flakes
  • Salt and Pepper , to taste

How to make Herbed Buttered Rice Recipe With Green Peas

  1. To begin making the Herbed Buttered Rice Recipe With Green Peas, we will first pressure cook the washed rice, along with a little salt and 2 cups of water.

  2. Pressure cook the rice for 2 whistle and switch off the heat. Allow the pressure to release naturally.

  3. Once the pressure released, open the pressure cooker and fluff the rice with a work and allow it to cool slightly.

  4. Heat a sauce pan with butter, add cumin seeds and allow it splutter for few seconds.

  5. Add in green peas, dried oregano, dried thyme leaves, chilli flakes, salt and pepper and stir fry for 2 minutes. Finally add the cooked rice and toss the herbed butter rice well.

  6. Check the salt and seasoning and adjust according to taste.

  7. Turn off the heat and transfer the Herbed Buttered Rice Recipe With Green Peas into a serving bowl and serve hot.

  8. Serve the Herbed Buttered Rice With Green Peas along with Crispy & Spicy Paneer Thai Yellow curry, and a Tiramisu Recipe for a special weekend dinner.