Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Sorakaya Payasam/Kadhu ki Kheer/ Bottle Gourd Pudding



Ingredients:
  • 2 cups grated bottle gourd(peel the bottle gourd,remove seeds and grate)
  • 3cups milk
  • 4tsp. Sugar
  • 1/4 cup Khoya
  • 1/4cup milk maid/condensed milk
  • 3tsps.chopped pistachios, cashews,almonds
  • A pinch of saffron
  • 3-4cardamom (powdered)
  • 1tbsp. ghee

Method:

Squeeze out any excess water from grated bottle guard and keep it aside. In a pan add ghee fry the nuts and keep aside. In a heavy bottom vessel bring milk to boil, then add the grated bottle gourd and sugar to the milk, let it cook for 5-8 mins., add condensed milk, khoya to the boiling milk and mix it well( if not using khoya just increase the condensed milk to 1/2cup instead of 1/4 and reduce the sugar). Add the cardamom powder ,saffron and fried nuts, mix well and turn off the heat.Serve hot or cold!

27 yummies:

DEESHA said...

nice payasam ..

SE(Denufood) said...

looks great!..i've never tried a kheer with the bottle gourd

Savitharajsspiceland said...

Looks yummy..never have tried this one!!Nice click!!

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

Making payasam with sorokaya!!!!new to me but looks yummy:)

Sushma Mallya said...

wow what a beautiful click!!looks yummy prasu and merry xmas to you and your family..

priya said...

yummy and delicious payasam!..very nice presentation, dear!

Padhu said...

Looks tempting! Wishing u and your family a very happy New year!

Padma said...

Yummy Payasam. Feel like having some :)

Latha said...

Oh lovely kheer....haven't tasted one...will try it for sure and let u know...Nice click.

Ushnish Ghosh said...

Dear Prasu
I love this dish and often prepare it. But your recipe is bit diff, will try soon.
Happy Holidays

Ushnish Ghosh said...

Dear Prasu
I love this and we often make it, We call it Lau-r Payes. but your recipe is quite attractive, with condensed milk and Khoya. We make only from milk.
Happy Holidays

AshKuku said...

Yuumy prep which has been captured well...as always....Mouth watering...

Kaddu is pumpkin & Bottle gourd is Lauki....... ;-)

Tempts me to thrust a spoon in & taste a spoonful....


Happy Celebrations!!!!

Ash....
(http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

Gulmohar said...

Yummy..I like all the kheers :-)

Mythreyi Dilip said...

Yummy and delicious payasam. Drool worthy dessert!!!

Merry Christmas and Happy holidays dear:)

Priya said...

I tried this kheer in microwave..urs looks really rich and fantastic dear..

A 2 Z Vegetarian Cuisine said...

Wow don't mind having that bowl.

kothiyavunu said...

woww......Yummy pudding with bottlegourd....superb dear!!!..looks so delicious....feeling hungry nw...tempting pics!

Tina said...

Wow pudding with bottle gourd...Great idea dear.Looks perfect nd yummyyyy.

Siddhi Shirsat said...

hey very nice n rich payasam...i love bottel gourd sweet dish...ur pics r realy tempting

Nandini said...

Wow! SLURPY Kheer!
It is unfair you are having 2 bowls of kheer , Wish I cud have had one,hmph! :D
Delicious dear!

Sreelekha Sumesh said...

Yummmyy Dessert...Merry X'mas dear..

Malar Gandhi said...

Wow, oh man...thats a breath taking picture, indeed. Looks awesome...lovely payasam:)

Shri said...

Looks rich and sinful, Prasu:)Amazing..

Oraphan said...

Hi Prasu,

This pudding looks and sounds so delicious! I love that you used mixed nuts, must taste yummy!

Thanks for stopping by my blog and letting me know that you'll participate in my giveaway. I've been busy with work and I just found out that I've not been visiting you because I don't have you on my blog list, I'll add you right away.

Happy Holidays!

Ramya Manja said...

Hey Prasu,The recipe's in ur looks amazingly delicious... I must say all r worth trying recipes....keep up the good work!!

Anupama said...

Payasam with a vegetable???!!! Very intriguing prasu

my kitchen said...

Delicious kheer,yum yum

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