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or pi·laff  (pĭ-läf′, pē′läf′) also pi·lau (pĭ-läf′, -lô′, -lou′, pē′läf′, -lô′, -lou′)
A steamed rice dish often with meat, shellfish, or vegetables in a seasoned broth.

[Ottoman Turkish pilâv (Modern Turkish pilaf), from Persian pilāw, pilaw, from Hindi pulāv, ultimately from Sanskrit pulākaḥ, ball of cooked rice, probably of Dravidian origin; akin to Tamil puṛukkal , cooked rice.]
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Noun1.pilaff - rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoespilaff - rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoes
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
bulgur pilaf - pilaf made with bulgur wheat instead of rice and usually without meat
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(piˈlӕf) , ((American) -ˈla:f) noun
a dish of rice, meat etc seasoned with spices.
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Crunchy mushroom pilaff recipe Preparation time: 10mins Cooking time: 30-35mins Ingredients (to serve 4) 15ml/1tbsp oil 1 (250g) pack chestnut mushrooms, halved 1 onion, chopped 5ml/1tsp ground cumin 5ml/1tsp ground paprika 2 cloves garlic, crushed 100g/4oz split red lentils 225g/8oz brown rice 100g/4oz dried apricots, quartered 50g/2oz raisins 900ml/1.5pts vegetable stock 1 (100g) bag watercress, roughly chopped 1 green chilli, deseeded and chopped 50g/2oz mixed nuts, roughly chopped salt and ground black pepper Method.
12.00noon to 1.00pm, Chef Ben Atkinson from 1535 Bar & Restaurant will be preparing you a North African Pilaff, mouth-watering breast of chicken marinated with yoghurt, mint and a hint of lemon served on a bed of pistachio and date pilaff.