Fragrant Low Carb Indian Cauliflower Rice

Fragrant Low Carb Indian Cauliflower Rice

When an Indian curry is on the menu, you’ll want a delicious low-carb side dish to go with it. This Fragrant Indian Cauliflower Rice is the perfect accompaniment to.

The whole spices in Indian cauliflower rice is essential to making this low-carb side dish a roaring success.

Each bite yields little bursts of flavor as you chew the spices between your teeth. Making this delicious Indian dish an interesting addition to your keto cooking repertoire.

We served this with our delicious Indian korma recipe and they are a match made in curry heaven but it goes perfectly with other low-carb curry dishes as well. 

This recipe makes 6 generous side serves of Fragrant Indian Cauliflower Rice.

Bowl of Low Carb Indian Cauliflower Rice

Bowl of Low Carb Indian Cauliflower Rice

Ingredients for Making Your Fragrant Indian Cauliflower Rice:

Instructions for Cooking Your Fragrant Indian Cauliflower Rice:

  1. Place the ghee into a large non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat.
  2. Add the garlic and ginger and saute on the stove until fragrant.
  3. Add the whole spices and saute for 3-5 minutes, until making “popping” noises.
  4. Add half of the cauliflower rice and gently mix into the spices and ghee. Saute for another 3 minutes before adding the remaining cauliflower rice.
  5. Add the pepper and salt to taste.
  6. Continue to stir the cauliflower rice while cooking for another 8-10 minutes, until softened and cooked through.
  7. Remove the frying pan from the heat and mix through the cilantro.
  8. Serve and enjoy.

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The fragrant Indian cauliflower rice goes with most scurry dishes such as vindaloo.

Fragrant Indian Cauliflower Rice (Low Carb, Keto, Gluten Free, Grain Free)
Fragrant Indian Cauliflower Rice
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Fragrant Low Carb Indian Cauliflower Rice

When an Indian curry is on the menu, what flavor Cauliflower Rice are you going to make? Our Fragrant Indian Cauliflower Rice is the perfect addition to your meal.
Course Dinner
Cuisine Indian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 6 serves
Calories 143 kcal
Author Gerri

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Place the ghee into a large non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat.
  2. Add the garlic and ginger and saute until fragrant.
  3. Add the whole spices and saute for 3-5 minutes, until making “popping” noises.
  4. Add half of the cauliflower rice and gently mix into the spices and ghee. Saute for 3 minutes before adding the remaining cauliflower rice.
  5. Add the pepper and salt to taste.
  6. Continue to stir the cauliflower rice while cooking for another 8-10 minutes, until softened and cooked through.
  7. Remove the frying pan from the heat and mix through the cilantro.
  8. Serve and enjoy.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Fragrant Low Carb Indian Cauliflower Rice
Amount Per Serving
Calories 143 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g 20%
Saturated Fat 8g 40%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 3g
Cholesterol 31mg 10%
Sodium 356mg 15%
Potassium 400mg 11%
Total Carbohydrates 8g 3%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 3g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 8%
Vitamin C 96%
Calcium 3%
Iron 5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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To make a larger batch of fragrant low carb Indian cauliflower rice adjust the serving amount in the recipe card above.