Vegetable pulao for kids | healthy lunch box ideas

Vegetable pulao for kids with mixed vegetables. Your kid gets all benefits of vegetables like carrots, potatoes and peas. Just one cup of peas contain 44% of your Vitamin K which helps to anchor calcium inside the bones. It’s B vitamins also help to prevent osteoporosis. So peas are good for your growing kids bones and supports a healthy immune system. Carrots and good source of vitamin A and good for your kids eyesight. Potatoes are rich source of carbohydrate and it’s good for a growing body. Henceforth it’s a good wholesome food for your kids lunch box.


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Vegetable pulao for kids | healthy lunch box ideas

Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 40 mins
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Indian
Servings 3 People


  • 2 Onion / வெங்காயம் Chopped
  • 1 Cup Carrots Chopped
  • 1 Cup Potato Chopped
  • 1 Cup Peas
  • 3 Tsp Ginger garlic paste / இஞ்சி பூண்டு பேஸ்ட்
  • 2 Green Chilly / பச்சை மிளகாய்
  • 2 Tsp Ghee / நெய்
  • 2 Glass Rice / அரிசி
  • 5 Glass Water 2 and 1/2 for each glass rice


  • Chop all veggies
  • Grind ginger and garlic to fine paste
  • In a pan add 2 tsp ghee
  • Add 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • Add 2 green chilly cut lengthwise
  • Add few curry leaves
  • Add 2 onion chopped
  • Add ginger garlic paste
  • Add fresh peas and saute
  • Add chopped carrots
  • Add chopped potato. You can add veg of your kids choice.
  • Add 2 glass rice soaked for 1/2 an hour.
  • Add 5 glass water totally. For each glass rice 2 and 1/2 glass water. Allow to boil and check for salt.
  • Transfer to a vessel to pressure cook.
  • Pressure cook for 3-4 whistles.
  • Once the pressure subsides open and serve.
  • Healthy and quick vegetable pulao is ready to serve.



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Hello Friends, I am Poornima Senthil Kumar an IT professional and mother of 2 little angels. My passion for cooking is endless and this blog and Cookingmypassion youtube channel is my dream. I post day to day recipes and also some famous and interesting recipes in my blog and my channel. I love to shoot food preparations videos and also love to capture an eye-catching and mouth-watering pics of my recipes. Me and my husband both love to cook new and innovative recipes. And I am blessed to get my hubby as a supportive and acting partner in our cooking videos. We both love cooking and tasting food as much as we love each other lol... Cooking healthy food, eating happily and staying active without any illness till the last breath is the way of my life. And I would be very happy to know my friends are too happy and healthy with my recipes. No rules, Don't be afraid to do whatever you want. Cooking doesn't have to have rules. I don't like it that way. - Masaharu Morimoto Thank you.

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