|Alternative names||Zeera Rice|
|Place of origin||India|
|Region or state||North India|
|Main ingredients||Rice, cumin seeds, onions|
|Cookbook:Jeera rice Jeera rice|
Jeera rice or Zeera rice is an Indian dish consisting of rice and cumin seeds. This rice dish is known as "Zeera rice" in Pakistan. It is a popular dish in North India, an everyday rice dish. It is easy to prepare unlike a biryani. Jeera is the Hindi word for cumin seeds.
The ingredients used are rice, cumin seeds, vegetable oil, onions and coriander leaves.
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