Saffron Steamed Plain Basmati Rice (Chelow)

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8Ingredients
65Minutes
730Calories

Ingredients

US|METRIC
  • 4 cups basmati rice (long-grain)
  • 8 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons salt
  • 2 tablespoons plain yogurt
  • 1 cup butter oil (or ghee, see note)
  • 1 teaspoon saffron
  • 4 tablespoons hot water
  • 1 teaspoon cumin seeds (optional)
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    NutritionView More

    730Calories
    Sodium100% DV2390mg
    Fat49% DV32g
    Protein18% DV9g
    Carbs33% DV99g
    Fiber4% DV1g
    Calories730Calories from Fat290
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat32g49%
    Saturated Fat19g95%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol80mg27%
    Sodium2390mg100%
    Potassium170mg5%
    Protein9g18%
    Calories from Fat290
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate99g33%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Sugars0g0%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C0%
    Calcium8%
    Iron30%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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