Sweet Rice

Learn how to make sweet rice or meethe chawal with the flavour of saffron. cashewnuts and cardamom.


1 1/2 cups rice
1 1/2 cup sugar
6 tsp ghee
2 tsp half cashews
1 1/2 tsp golden raisins
1 tsp elachi powder (cardamom)
few strands saffron


How to make Sweet Rice ( called Meetha Chawal in Hindi) :
  • Cook rice with 3 cups of water, saffron strands and the sugar with 1 tsp of ghee (so that the rice does not stick), in an electric rice cooker.
  • Heat ghee, fry cashewnuts and raisins.
  • Add to the rice, add the elachi powder and stir thoroughly.
  • Cool and Serve.