Machbous Rubyan (Rice With Shrimps)

Machbous Rubyan (Rice With Shrimps)
Machbous Rubyan (Rice With Shrimps)

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

4

servings

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

4

servings

Ingredients

  • 2

    cups basmati rice

  • 4

    tablespoons ghee

  • 2

    large chopped onions

  • 6

    chopped garlic cloves

  • 1

    kg shelled shrimp

  • 2

    teaspoons curry powder

  • 2

    cinnamon sticks

  • 2

    bay leaves

  • 2

    teaspoons baharat (I used curry powder since we didn't have any baharat but baharat would be much better)

  • 1

    teaspoon ground cardamom

  • 4

    large peeled and chopped tomatoes

  • 1/4

    cup finely chopped fresh coriander (also known as "cilantro")

  • 2

    teaspoons salt

  • 1/4

    teaspoon ground black pepper

  • 1

    teaspoon turmeric

  • 1 1/2

    cups water

  • 1/2

    cup almonds

  • Gulf Baharat:

  • 1

    tbsp red pepper

  • 1 1/2

    tsp cumin

  • 1 1/2

    tsp cinnamon

  • 1

    tsp cloves

  • 1

    tsp black pepper

  • 1

    tsp ground cardamom

  • 1

    tsp nutmeg

  • 1

    tsp ground coriander

  • 1

    tsp ground noomi basra (dried lemon or lime) can be sustitute per the Juice of one half lime.

Directions

1 Soak rice. 2 Fry onion and garlic in ghee until golden brown in a large pan. 3 Add shrimps, curry powder, cinnamon, bay leaves and cardamom. 4 Cook until the shrimps become opaque in colour. 5 Remove half the shrimps and keep aside. 6 To the pan add baharat, tomatoes, coriander, salt, pepper and turmeric. 7 Stir over heat for 5 minutes. 8 Add water. 9 Bring to a boil then simmer for 3-5 minutes. 10 Drain rice and stir into sauce. 11 Bring it to the boil and simmer for 10 minutes. 12 Cover tightly. 13 Simmer over low heat for 25-30 minutes or until rice is cooked. 14 Boil almonds. 15 Remove their shells and halve. 16 Fry until golden brown. 17 Serve rice on a large platter. 18 Add reserved shrimps and fried almonds to garnish.

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