Arabic Rice


  • 2 TBSP.  vegetable oil
  • ½ cup uncooked noodles, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 2 teaspoons garlic paste
  • 2 cups of basmati rice
  • ½ cup raisins
  • 2 cups of fresh water
  • 1 cup of coke
  • Salt
  • ½ cup nuts.



  • Heat the vegetable oil in a saucepan over medium heat. Add the uncooked noodles until golden brown.
  • Add the garlic and rice. Stir and add raisins, coke, water and salt.
  • Bring to a boil. Put the lid on, lower the heat and cook for about 20 minutes without uncovering the pot.
  • Add the nuts and stir with a fork.
  • Serve immediately and enjoy!