Pillau


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Pillau

 

until 1946 the name of the city of Baltiisk, Kaliningrad Oblast, RSFSR.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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For a more subtle dish, the lemon grass lamb tikka (pounds 6.50) looks a good bet, and it comes with pillau rice.
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The Kashmiri pillau that accompanied it was a wonderful match - the grains perfectly textured and punctuated with sweet dried fruits and nuts.
The pillau rice and naan that we shared were also well received.
It was papadums and pickles - including onions redder than a Bombay sunset - mixed starters and a four small dishes along with pillau rice and a plain nan.
Chicken tikka karia (pounds 5.50), special nan (pounds 2.25) and special pillau rice (pounds 2.25).
The pillau rice had a scent to it - nothing ordinary here.
Between the three of us we shared a bowl of good pea pillau rice (containing plenty of peas) and a fluffy naan.
The order: Tikka chicken dupiaza; chicken kurma; lamb rogan josh; onion bhaji; three plain pillau rice; poppadoms; tandoori roti and a plain naan.
A couple of bowls of pillau rice provided the means to mop up plenty of the sauces.
Salad's always on offer too - seemingly shunned by most diners - while there's a choice of pillau rice or a chicken tikka biryani.
The order: Onion bhaji, mushroom bhaji, vegetable balti, lamb rogan josh, two mushroom pillau rices, one plain nan, a chapati and two poppadoms.