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Zaitooni Subz Biryani Recipe

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About the Recipe

<p>Zaitooni Subz Biryani is a biryani recipe packed with the goodness of veggies and flavourful spices all tossed together for a delightful, rich dish to savour for lunch or dinner.</p>


Babycorn|basmati rice|Bay leaf|Black cardamom|Black olives|Broccoli florets|Carrots|cinnamom|Cloves|Coriander Powder|diced mushroom|drops kewra essence|Few threads of saffron|fresh coriander leaves|fresh mint|garam masala powder|Ginger|Green cardamom|Green chilli|Green olives|green peas|large onion|milk|Oil|red chilli pickle paste|Red chilli powder|to taste salt|Turmeric Powder|Zucchini


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