This is one of the simplest Pulao recipes that can be prepared within 30-40 minutes. You need to make a paste with boiled beets and then cook the paste with Rice. I have made Beetroot Rice with grated beetroot too. But in this version I love the way how Beets are completely incorporated with the Rice and even if your kids don’t eat beets its a great way to serve them this ‘Pink Pulao’.
I cooked this rice directly in Pressure Cooker. I used ParBoiled Rice and the amount of water added was based on rice variety I use. If you are going to use Basmati Rice or Sona Masoori rice please add water accordingly. Alternatively you can cook the rice separately, prepare beetroot paste and then in a frying pan cook them together. The following recipe serves two