Thursday, November 4, 2010

Pista Kheer






There are so many varieties of kheer like soji (rava or cream of wheat), rice, Badam (almond), sago, poha. I tried pista kheer.  Its really yummy and colourful.


Pista kheer:

Ingredients

Pista –  to grind  25 gram
Pista –  thinly chopped as flakes -   one tbsp
Milk  - ½  liter 


Cardamom – 2 nos (or) powdered 
Soji – 1 tbsp
Rice – 1 tbsp
Pista essence – one drop
Sugar – 50 gram
Sweetened condensed milk – 1 small tin








Method

Soak the rice for 10 min.
In hot water,  soak  pista for 5 min. Drain and then remove the skin.
Grind pista and rice to a smooth paste.
Boil milk with cardamom.  
Add the ground paste of rice and pista. 
Reduce the heat.
Add soji and stir continuously.
Add pista essence.
After getting the desired  thickness,  turn off the stove and add pista flakes.
Serve with set dosa or small bun.


1 comment:

Seema said...

I don't like pista so much but kheer is looking very colorful so I will try it atleast once.