Sago Payasam /Sabudana Kheer

Sabudana Kheer /Sago Payasam is one famous desert prepared all over India during Fasting and Religious ceremonies.For the fifth day of Navratri my preparation is this simple and delicious pudding . It is rich and creamy delicacy with lots of nuts and a worth to try while you are fasting. So let’s start the recipe . Yum

Sago Kheer

Sago Kheer
Sago Kheer

1 cup sago /Sabudana pearls
2 cup milk , full cream
2 cup water
1/4 to 1/2 cup sugar
2 green cardamom , crushed
1 teaspoon almonds , sliced
1 teaspoon cashew nuts , broken
1 teaspoon raisins
1 teaspoon Foxnuts , broken
2 teaspoon clarified butter
10-12 threads Saffron
Soak saffron stands in 2 tablespoon lukewarm milk and set aside.
Wash and soak sago pearls in 1 cup water for 4-5 hours . Rinse under running water till clear water runs through sago pearls.
Heat 1 cup water in a vessel , add drained sago in it and let it boil. Slow down the flame and add 2 cup milk and crushed green cardamom . Let it cook on low to medium heat for 10-12 minutes with frequent stirring. Add sugar and cook again for 5-7 minutes.
Add saffron milk , stir and cook for 2-3 minutes more. Remove from heat and set aside.
Heat 2 teaspoon clarified butter in a pan , add chopped nuts , sir and pour over the cooked kheer. Mix well and serve hot.

Sago kheer
Sago kheer

Enjoy hot or chilled !

Sago kheer
Sago kheer

One more spoon…

Sago Kheer
Sago Kheer

Serve-4.    Cooking times – 30 minutes
Notes: Soaking of sago pearls is must to make delicious payasam .
You may increase or decrease amount of milk as per your desired consistency of payasam.
Please add sugar as much you prefer. You may serve it as chilled desert also.

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Sapana Behl

19 comments on “Sago Payasam /Sabudana Kheer”

  1. Hmm yummy payasam(kheer)

  2. My brothers fav kheer 🙂

  3. Priya says:

    This is one of my favourite Kheers! Looks so delish Sapana 🙂

  4. Yes Cook says:

    Delicious Sagoo kheer.
    Thanks for sharing.
    I love that red dupatta / saree / table cloth you have.

  5. Shanthi says:

    my favorite payasam..awesome…

  6. Kheer looks yummy.I really admire the way u bring something special everyday.

  7. This is my fav. Drooling here

  8. Subha Bose says:

    Awesome, now I feel like having one.

  9. so tempting that i will not be able to stop with one bowl…yumm

  10. Love this kheer. Looks nice…

  11. Delicious kheer and made nicely…

  12. Lovely kheer. Very yummy

    On-going event: What's with my cuppa?

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