Pilau Rice Salad Pilau Rice Salad

Pilau Rice Salad

Ideal accompaniment to a barbecue or summer supper, pilau rice salad with a mustard seed dressing is tangy and colourful.

prep time
10 mins

cook time
10 minutes

4 people


  • 300g/10oz easy cook basmati or long-grained rice
  • 2.5ml/½tsp ground turmeric
  • Salt and freshly milled black pepper
  • 50g/2oz toasted flaked almonds
  • 50g/2oz sultanas
  • Large bunch freshly chopped coriander leaves
  • 45ml/3tbsp groundnut or sunflower oil
  • 15ml/1tbsp black mustard seeds
  • 45ml/3tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 15ml/1tbsp caster sugar