Ramzan 2018, or Ramadan, has begun from 17th May
and Muslims across the world are looking to observe a month-long fast, followed by celebrating Eid-Al-Fitr
or Meethi Eid
. The Ramzan chand
(moon) was sighted in Delhi and then in Mumbai on 16th May, 2018. While fasting from dawn till sunset, believers refrain from consuming food, drinking fluids and smoking. They indulge in pre-dawn meals are known as sehri
and the post-fast breaking feasts are referred to as iftar
. It is believed that to follow this fast the right way is a blessing. Ramzan sehri
timings differ from place to place; therefore, it is best to know the timings from the local mosque that generally announces the same. During sehri
, people eat foods to ensure that they do not feel hungry or thirsty and follow the fast uninterrupted and break the fast with iftar
. Most people prefer breaking the fast with dates (khajur
), followed by a delicious spread. While some like to keep it light, most love to devour some amazing delicacies that make a special part of this celebration. One of the most prepared delicacies is biryani
So, if you are looking to prepare biryani in your iftar party for your family and friends, then we suggest you use these amazingly delicious recipes to make it successful.
These biryani recipes for Ramzan will not disappoint, we promise!
1. Awadhi Mutton Biryani Recipe
Recipe by Chef Aditya Bal
A classic dish from the royal Awadhi kitchen, this Ramzan special is going to make your party special. Mutton pieces are cooked to perfection amid fragrant rice. We are sure, you'd love it.
Ramzan 2018: Mutton pieces are cooked to perfection amid fragrant rice
2. Chicken Reshmi Biryani Recipe
Recipe by Chef Niru Gupta
This one makes for a single pot dish of chicken and rice flavoured with a burst of chillies mingling with the aroma of varied spices.
3. Chicken Dum Biryani Recipe
Recipe by Chef Marut Sikka
A sumptuous biryani that's cooked to perfection with such precision, which is bound to make your iftar a success. We are sure you will make this dish again and again to relish the delicate flavours.
Ramzan 2018: A sumptuous biryani that's cooked to perfection with such precision
4. Murgh Kofte Ki Biryani Recipe
Recipe by NDTV Food
Kofte made with minced and spiced chicken and basmati rice used to make your biryani flavourful. You can serve this biryani with saffron scented garlic raita. This one's a pure Awadhi dish best suited for a lavish iftar party.
5. Fish Biryani Recipe
Recipe by Chef Niru Gupta
If you want to give yourself a break from the regular chicken and mutton biryani then opt for this amazing fish biryani recipe. It has fish cooked in yogurt and spices layered with rice making it unmissable.
Ramzan 2018: It has fish cooked in yogurt and spices layered with rice
Go on and make your iftar party a success with these Ramzan special biryani recipes.