Quinoa Kheer

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Yields: 4 Servings Difficulty: Medium Prep Time: 15 Mins Cook Time: 20 Mins Total Time: 35 Mins
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Quinoa Kheer


  • Author: Mish
  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Cook Time: 20 mins
  • Total Time: 35 minutes
  • Yield: 4 1x

Description

Quinoa Kheer is very tasty recipe and it is very easy to prepare it. It is super delicious and it is a very flavorful recipe.


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Ingredients

  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 500 ml milk
  • ½ cup jagger/sugar (you can add more if you want it sweeter)
  • 4 to 5 cardamoms crushed in a mortar and pestle
  • ½ cup dried fruits and nuts (I have used raisins, almonds, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds and cashewnuts you can use any nuts of your choice)

Instructions

  1. Wash and rinse the quinoa thoroughly under running water.
  2. Keep it aside for 10 minutes.
  3. Now in a vessel heat 2 cups of water and add the quinoa, once the water comes to a boil. Reduce the heat and cook the quinoa on medium heat till all the water is absorbed. This takes about 8 to 10 minutes.
  4. Once the quinoa is cooked, remove it from the heat and keep it aside.
  5. Now let’s make the kheer
  6. Take a heavy bottomed pan and heat milk.
  7. Bring the milk to a boil and reduce the flame and let it simmer for 10 minutes.
  8. Keep stirring the milk on low flame and reduce the milk by half.
  9. Add the quinoa and cook on low flame stirring occasionally for 5 to 6 minutes.
  10. Add jagger/sugar and mix well so that all the jaggery dissolves.
  11. Add crushed cardamom and mix well.
  12. Lastly add the dried fruits and nuts.
  13. Mix it all well and let it simmer for a minute.
  14. Quinoa kheer is now ready to serve, you can serve this kheer warm or chill it in the refrigerator and serve chilled.Quinoa Kheer Image

Notes

Wash and rinse the quinoa thoroughly under running water.Keep it aside for 10 minutes. Now in a vessel heat 2 cups of water and add the quinoa, once the water comes to a boil. Reduce the heat and cook the quinoa on medium heat till all the water is absorbed. This takes about 8 to 10 minutes.Once the quinoa is cooked, remove it from the heat and keep it aside.

Keywords: quinoa kheer

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