Mix milk, cream, sugar, salt.
Drain rice, keep aside.
Heat ghee in a heavy pan and add cumin seeds, cinnamon, bay leaf, cardamoms, cloves.
When they splutter add rice and fry in ghee for 2 minutes.
Add milk mixture and 1/2 cup water.
Bring to a boil,cover, lower the heat and simmer till cooked.
Mix in dried fruit very gently.
Serve hot, garnished with rose petals.
Key Ingredients: basmati rice, green cardamom, cloves, dried fruits, cumin seeds, bay leaf, milk, sugar, salt, cream, clarified butter, cashew nuts, almonds, raisins