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an Indian dish made with highly seasoned rice and meat or fish or vegetables


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Our second recipe is Unguja biriani, or local Zanzibar biriani curry.
I chose biriani because it's a lively dish with delicate flavours and, as far as I know, no one makes one as a ready meal," says Cook.
The massive list of mains - broken down into mild, medium and hot selections, as well as tandoori, balti, biriani and vegetarian dishes - are available in more than 21 ways.
For the main course I opted for the king prawn tikka masala - a fine example of my plebeian English tastes - while my companion chose the special mixed biriani containing chicken, lamb and rice.
Celebrity cook Nigella Lawson, who is also keen on the word game, could put down new culinary words like bhaji or biriani.
He will find a wealth of Indian words and should have no problem beating her with bhaji, biriani, akhara and jhatka to name but a few.
I tend to order a jalfrezi and my girl friend goes for a biriani.
You just can't get away from it, beer and curry are like love and marriage; they go together like naan and biriani, particularly 750 miles away from home where moules mariniere reigns supreme and what you'd give for a waft of coriander from a restaurant doorway.
And a survey of more than 1000 people also showed that cooking home-made curries, from biriani to dhansak, is becoming a male preserve.
A new generation of frozen meals" is how the company bills it, and the bill of fare includes Cantonese stir-fry vegetables in black bean sauce, Indonesian vegetables in spicy satay sauce, Punjabi vegetable biriani and Shanghai sweet and sour vegetables - all with tofu, of course.
Indian - avoid korma, biriani, pilau rice, peshwari naan, samosas and bhajees.
It has developed three twin-pot Indian meals--chicken biriani with vegetable balti sauce, chicken biriani with karma sauce, and vegetable biriani with a tomato and red pepper sauce--under the brand name Micro Meal.
But I suspect it's only a matter of time before that clever Mr Gates of Microsoft works out how to send a chicken tikka biriani, nan bread and mango chutney through a modem.
The scoop, which puts the brrr into biriani, has been developed to give ice cream a red hot taste.
The Hyderabad Biriani was a shaped confection of saffron rice and tender lamb - filling but too much on the mild side, albeit delightfully presented.