How to make Thai Mushroom and Babycorn Rice - The combination of coconut milk, ginger, garlic, basil leaves and star anise is with rice is absolutely scrumptious.

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Main Ingredients : Basmati rice (बासमती चावल), Button mushrooms (बटन मशरूम)

Cuisine : Thai

Course : Rice

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Thai Mushroom and Babycorn Rice

Hindi: chawal
How many times have we thought rice is a blessing? We use it for holy purposes but we also can pressure up a quick pulao or khichdi when hunger pangs are drumming away! This is one grain that is about 98% percent digestible. In India we are familiar with Basmati, Patna or brown rice but it is also available as Italian Rice and Glutinous Rice which is popular in Chinese and Japanese cuisines.

For more recipes related to Thai Mushroom and Babycorn Rice checkout Jeera Rice, Jodhpuri Vegetable Pulao, Vegetable Biryani, Erra Sadam . You can also find more Rice recipes like Bisi Bele Huliyana, Risotto With Three Cheeses, Kabsa, Gajar Tamatar Pulao.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Thai Mushroom and Babycorn Rice Recipe

  • Basmati rice cooked 3 cups

  • Button mushrooms quartered 12-16

  • Babycorns sliced 10-12

  • Oil 1 teaspoon

  • Ginger chopped 1 inch

  • Fresh red chillies finely chopped, 2-3 + for garnishing

  • Garlic cloves chopped 7-8

  • Onions chopped 2 small

  • Salt to taste

  • Basil leaves 5-6 + for garnishing

  • Black peppercorns 4-5

  • Star anise 1

  • Coconut milk ¼ cup


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add ginger, half the red chillies and sauté for ½ minute.

Step 2

Add garlic, mix and sauté. Add onions, mix and sauté on high heat till onions turn golden.

Step 3

Add babycorns, mix and toss for 1minute. Add mushrooms, mix and sauté on high heat for 2minutes. Add salt, mix well and sauté on high heat for 2 minutes.

Step 4

Roughly chop basil leaves and add to the pan. Mix well. Add peppercorns, star anise and mix well. Add the remaining red chillies and mix well.

Step 5

Add coconut milk, mix well and cook for a minute. Add rice and toss to mix. Adjust salt and let it get heated through.

Step 6

Serve hot garnished with basil leaves and red chillies.