Tawa Pulao | मुंबई का फेमस तवा पुलाव

Tawa Pulao

Mumbai !!! The first thing this word relates to is Bollywood and the second.. undoubtedly its Street Food. Vada Pav, Pav Bhaji, Bhel Puri are the most heard Mumbai Street Food, but Tawa Pulao is also a very popular one. Pulao can be made with so many different ways and this Tawa Pulao is made on large Tawa. Filled with a bunch of Veggies, this recipe reaches the bar when it comes to Nutrition and Taste. Have a look at our recipe, do give a try and let us know with your feedback.

Cook Time: 15 mins
Servings: 3 people
Category: Rice / Pulao

Ingredients Quantity
Cooked Rice 3 cup
Chopped Onions ½ cup
Chopped Capsicum ¼ cup
Chopped Tomatoes ½ cup
Boiled Diced Potatoes ½ cup
Boiled Green Peas ½ cup
Butter 3 tsp
Cumin Seeds / Jeera 1 tsp
Garlic Paste ½ tsp
Green Chiili Paste 1 tsp
Red Chilli Powder / Lal Mirchi ½ tsp
Turmeric Powder / Haldi ¼ tsp
Pav Bhaji Masala 2 tsp
Salt ½ tsp
Chopped Coriander Leaves 4 tsp
Lemon Slice ½ nos


# Cooking Tawa Pulao | Step by Step
1 On a preheated Tawa, add 3 tsp of Butter and allow it to heat for few seconds.
2 Then add 1 tsp of Cumin Seeds (Jeera), ½ cup of chopped Onions and sauté for 2 to 3 Min.
3 Now add ½ tsp of Garlic Paste, ¼ cup of chopped Capsicum and mix well nicely for more 2 to 3 Min on medium flame only.
4 Then add 1 tsp of Green Chilli Paste, ½ cup of chopped Tomatoes and allow the Tomatoes to cook for 2 Min.
5 Then add all the spices, ½ tsp of Red Chilli Powder, ¼ tsp of Turmeric Powder (Haldi), 2 tsp of Pav Bhaji Masala, ½ tsp of Salt and mix well.
6 Now add ½ cup of boiled and diced Potatoes, ½ cup of boiled Green Peas and give a nice mix.
7 Finally add 3 cup of boiled and cooked Rice and mix with the help of two spoons to avoid breaking of the Rice.
8 Lastly add 4 tsp of chopped Coriander Leaves and mix well.
9 Tawa Pulao is now ready serve hot with a ½ piece of Lemon Slice.

As we all know, a picture is worth a thousand words. Any recipe can be easily understood even with just a single image. Along with the steps above, you can also follow the pictorial representation given below. These are the major 9 steps while cooking Tawa Pulao and will help you to see whether your dish is coming as exactly or closer to the recipe given. Follow these well and enjoy your cooking. Happy Cooking!

Useful Tips
– Toss the Rice with the help of spoon only to avoid breaking of Rice.
– Make this Tawa Pulao on nonstick Tawa only.

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