Madras rice


Madras rice
Slices of sautéed aubergine and the lovely yellow colour from the curry spices bring a hint of India to this rice dish, given a twist with a little fried ham.
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Last modified on: December 16th 2018

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For 4 people, you will need:
  • 1 egg-plant or aubergine 300 g egg-plant or aubergine
  • 2 olive oil 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 smoked ham 4 slices smoked ham
  • 4 liquid cream 250 g liquid cream
  • 5 curry powder 1 tablespoon curry powder
  • 6 cooked rice 400 g cooked rice
  • Total weight: 1,130 grams

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Stage 1 - 5 min.
Madras rice
Rinse 300 g egg-plant or aubergine and cut into fairly thick slices.

As you can see in the photo, I am using the delicious, long, purple aubergines that are sometimes available. I find them more interesting than the usual dark variety.

Stage 2 - 8 min.
Madras rice
Pour 3 tablespoons olive oil into a large frying pan on high heat. When really hot, add the sliced aubergines.

Brown on both sides, then salt and pepper at the end of cooking.

Set aside.

Stage 3 - 2 min.
Madras rice
Use the same pan to fry the ham on both sides.

Set aside.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Madras rice
Still using the same pan, without washing it (to make the most of the cooking juices left), pour in 250 g liquid cream.

Bring to the boil while deglazing the bottom of the pan thoroughly, then add 1 tablespoon curry powder and mix well.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
Madras rice
Add 400 g cooked rice and mix well...

Stage 6 - 5 min.
Madras rice
...then leave to reduce a little until the rice has absorbed most of the cream.

Stage 7 - 2 min.
Madras rice
Finish by adding the ham and aubergines.

Stage 8
Madras rice
Serve without delay.
Remarks
If you find the curry flavour a bit too strong for your liking, you can use turmeric on its own instead.
Keeping
A few days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Source
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
5,402 Kcal or 22,617 Kj55 gr247 gr466 gr
200 %16 %17 %52 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
478 Kcal or 2,001 Kj5 gr22 gr41 gr
18 %1 %2 %5 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,350 Kcal or 5,652 Kj14 gr62 gr116 gr
50 %4 %4 %13 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2700 k-calories or 11300 k-joules by day for a man (change to a woman).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Milk
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 5.46 €
  • Per person : 1.37 €

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This recipe uses (among others)
Cooked riceCooked rice: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Rice and peas, Rice à l'italienne, Seafood rice salad, Seared tuna with lemon and lime, Cajun pork with rice., ... All
Egg-plant or aubergineEgg-plant or aubergine: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Moussaka, Ratatouille confite, Vegetable tian, Two-cheese vegetable gratin, Ratatouille, ... All
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Smoked hamSmoked ham: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Red rice pannequets, Pasta with green asparagus, Rolls of fish in smoked ham, Gougères, Thin endive tart, ... All
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