Sunday, 12 December 2010

Vermicelli Kheer ~ Goan style


Rich and creamy vermicelli  and nuts dessert that is royal in taste and will grace any meal  and complete it perfectly

Ingredients:

1 cup fine vermicelli (broken)
3 cups whole milk
1 small can condensed milk
1/2 cup sugar
2 tbsp  ghee/clarified butter
1 teaspoon  cardamom powder
1/4 cup  broken cashews
1/4 cup pistachio  nuts chopped
1/4 cup almonds (soaked,peeled & chopped)
6-8 saffron threads


Method:

1. Boil milk in a heavy bottom pan. When it comes to a boil add sugar, saffron threads, cardamom powder and condensed milk.
2. Keep it in medium flame and keep stirring at times to make sure that it doesn’t get burnt.
3. In another pan, heat butter and add cashews, vermicelli and  and roast it. Add this roasted mixture to the milk mixture and keep stirring it for 10 – 15 mins.
4.Remove from the flame and garnish it with almond pieces and pistachio nuts .
5.Transfer to a serving dish and  chill before serving.

Recipe Source: Pablos Diary- Goan Cuisine
This dish was made following the recipe in the above source , I didn't add the raisins and reduced the amount of ghee stated in the recipe.to suit my taste.
 
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Rice Kheer
 
Submitting to:
Flavours of Goa event by simply.food hosted by Denny of ohtastensee
 

26 comments:

  1. Hey,

    Love kheers...:0The event is till 31 st jan rite??I will surely participate...:)
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  2. Great looking kheer. Love the way condensed milk is used to make the rich kheer richer.

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  3. The most common and delicious dessert made in a jiffy. Lovely click.

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  4. beautiful....love kheer and this one looks deliciouc.

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  5. looks yummy and delicious....

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  6. This sounds interesting...Looks yummy too...

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  7. my fav pudding...looks really decadent n yum nayna...

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  8. Wat a rich looking vermicelli kheer..

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  9. Delicious Kheer. creamy and rich.

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  10. looks so tempting--- rich n yummy !

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  11. kheer looks so yummy dear...

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  12. Delicious and tempting kheer....

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  13. looks so yummy! the condensed milk lends a rich creaminess...

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  14. That looks so yummy..looks so rich too

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  15. Wow, very very delicious looking !!!


    US Masala

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  16. I love kheer! This one is one of my favs!

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  17. I'd love to try this - looks SO delicious!

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