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One-Pot Vegetable Rice Meal Recipe | How to make One-Pot Vegetable Rice | Easy One-Pot Masala Rice

Laziness is the father of innovation. God bless the lazy soul who invented One-pot meals. These personally are my favorite go-to meals when I am cooking at home. One-pot meals are so easy to make and it comes with the added advantage of washing fewer utensils. What a relief during these lock-down times. So here is a recipe for amazing flavored full of veggie rice dish that I grew up eating at home. This one-pot rice meal is very wholesome and delicious. Here we go!

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One-Pot Veggie Rice

One-Pot Vegetable Rice Meal Recipe | How to make One-Pot Vegetable Rice | Easy One-Pot  Masala Rice step by step guide to making this easy wholesome meal.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Indian
Servings 2 people
Calories 328 kcal


  • Pressure Cooker Or Pan


  • ¼ cup onions finely chopped
  • ¼ cup capsicum finely chopped
  • ¼ cup potatoes finely chopped
  • 2 pieces chilies finely chopped
  • ¼ cup green peas
  • 5-6 pieces curry leaves
  • 1 teaspoon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon oil
  • 1 cup rice
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon  chilly powder
  • 1 teaspoon  turmeric


  • In a pressure cooker or a pan.Put some oil and add mustard seeds, wait for it to crackle.
  • Then add some curry leaves. Let it sizzle for a minute
    One Pot Meal Veggie Rice - Mustard seed and curry leaf
  • Add all the vegetables in the pan, saute for 5mins. Let the vegetables be cooked till it becomes soft and tranparent.
    One Pot Meal Veggie Rice - mixed vegetables
  • Add washed rice to it, Add 1 ½ cup of water. 
  • Add salt,turmeric and chilly powder to it. 
    One Pot Meal Veggie Rice - mixed vegetables with spices
  • Close the lid of the pressure cooker and let it cook till the pressure cooker whistles twice. 
  • If cooking in a pan – cover it with a lid and cook it till the rice cooks.
  • Garnish the rice with coriander and one-pot rice meal is ready to eat!
    One Pot Meal Veggie Rice - Ready to eat


What to eat with one-pot rice meal:
  • You can eat the one-pot rice meal with raita or any pickle. 
  • You can add any vegetables you like in the one-pot rice meal.  
  • The one-pot rice meal can be cooked with either red rice or brown rice as well. Tastes the same.
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Keyword Dinner, Masala Rice, One Pot meal, Rice, Veggie Rice

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