Friday, August 15, 2014

KHEERNI (Sindhi Kheer)


Kheerni is a Sindhi kheer made in all the Sindhi homes on festive and auspicious days.

Ingredients:
Milk ....... 1 litre
Sabudana/sago ... 1/2 cup (soak with enough water to cover for 2-3 hours)
Green cardamom... 4-5
Sugar ............... 3/4 or 1 cup (depending on how sweet you want it )
Kesar/saffron ..... 7-8 threads
Salt ........... half a pinch
Ghee ....... 1/4 tsp.
Pistachios & almonds (unsalted)... a few (chopped)

Method:
1.In a pan boil the milk.(If using full cream milk, add a cup of water)
2. Add in the sabudana, cardamoms (slightly crushed) saffron, half a pinch of salt and 1/4 tsp. ghee.
3. Let it simmer and keep stirring from time to time until the sabudana are cooked and the milk is reduced to half.( It takes approx. 30 minutes)
4. Now mix the sugar well and simmer again for a minute.
5. Garnish with chopped nuts and serve hot or cold.


28 comments:

  1. Lovely looking kheer. Thank you for sending this delicious kheer to the event.

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    1. Thanks
      Wish you also a happy & prosperous Diwali.

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  3. Happy Diwali Shobha!
    Kheerni looks delicious and very festive!

    US Masala

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    1. Thanks aipi :)
      Happy Diwali to you and your family too.

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  4. Very rich looking kheer, very tempting..

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  5. You have a wonderful space here. Checked out most of your recipes. Will surely visit again.
    Niveditha
    http://nivedithatm.blogspot.com

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    1. Thanks Niveditha, for your sweet comment and visiting my blog.
      Loved your handmade jewellery.You are so creative.

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  6. Love the presentation. Will surely make it, bookmarked.

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    1. Thats really nice of you .. thanks Priya :)

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  7. OMG...That looks so damn delicious! ....Happy Diwali :)

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  8. ahhh delicious looking kheer!! yum..yum!!!

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  9. yum yum yummy!!! they are so picture perfect... Thanks for sending this yummy recipe to my event.. Looking for more yummy recipes...

    Sowmya
    Event - Authentic Indian Sweets w giveaway
    Event - Kid's delight - Sweet Treats
    Event - WTML w giveaway

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  10. very very delicious and creamy kheerni :)

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  11. Kheer looks so rich, creamy and delicious. Yum...

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