Saffron Sweet Rice



  • 2 cups rice
  • 1 teaspoon saffron
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup water
  • steam cooker


Preheat a steam cooker until it is hot. Add all ingredients. Cook for 15 min. Check. If not fully cooked, cook for 5-10 min more.


  • 1/2 cup carrots (shredded)
  • 2 tbsp raisins
  • 2 tbsp sunflower seeds
  • 2 tbsp chopped walnuts
  • 2 tbsp cashews
  • 5 cloves
  • 3 green cardamoms
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 1/2 cup sweet condensed milk
  • 3 drops green food coloring
  • 3 drops blue food coloring
  • 1 tsp brown sugar
  • 2 ounces water

In a pan, take the butter, add the cardamom, cloves, raisins, and nuts. Once the mix is somewhat dry, add the condensed milk and the sugar and water. Mix for 1-2 minutes on high heat. Mix this into the rice, and the add the drops of food coloring, mix, cover for a few minutes, and enjoy!


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