Thursday, February 3, 2011

CARROT KHEER

  Carrot Kheer is a very simple and healthy dessert and make this quite often since my kids love this. Few months back when i made this for a potluck my friends and their family liked this a lot and they asked me for the recipe. So here comes the recipe for yummy carrot kheer .

Carrot kheer

INGREDIENTS:

 

CARROT 1/2 KG
MILK 1 LITRE
SUGAR 1/2 CUP
CONDENSED MILK 2 TBLSP(OPTIONAL)
SAFFRON FEW STRANDS
ALMOND FLAKES TO GARNISH

carrot kheer

METHOD:

  • Peel the skin of the carrots and roughly chop it.
  • Pressure cook this by adding 1 cup of milk till 4-5 whistles.

pressure cook carrots

  • Allow it to cool .
  • Keep the milk aside and grind the carrots along with sugar in a blender into a smooth paste.
add sugar carrot puree

  • Boil the remaining milk for 15-20 mins in a low flame.
  • Add condensed milk to this. Switch off the flame.
  • When the milk  becomes warm add the carrot puree and the milk which we used for cooking the carrots, to this.
milk and condensed milk
add carrot puree
  • Add the saffron strands and mix well
  • Serve chill by garnishing with almond flakes.

Carrot kheer

Note:

  1. Do not add the carrot puree when the milk is hot.
  2. If you want a more creamy texture blanch a handfull of almonds and grind it along with the carrots.
  3. If you are not condensed milk you can add some more sugar .

43 comments:

  1. Lovely presentation of carrot , my fav too...the only way I can make my daughter eat carrot is this carrot kheer....ur version sounds yummy too

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  2. thats extremely quick sharmilee.

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  3. Lovely pics Jey...looks beautiful ...and yummy kheer

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    1. I am a novice to cooking , following the recipe , received tons of appreciation. Thanks a lot jeyashri

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  5. The kheer looks so droolworthy..excellent presentation..There is something for you in my blog..Do check it out..

    Gayu
    http://ensamayalarangam.blogspot.com

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  6. Quick and yummy. I do it the same way.

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  7. Wonderful click...drool worthy kheer...

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  8. its so so so tempting, jey!...looks awesome

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  9. Lovely pictures .Looks so tempting

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  10. Great,lovely looking kheer,slurpp :)pretty presentation!

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  11. Lovely kheer.. you have an award waiting for you at my blog

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  12. hmmm.....
    looks delicious dear :)

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  13. Healthy, Creamy Treat!!!!

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  14. lovely dessert option Jeyashri.

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  15. Wow such a rich looking carrot kheer, loved that serving jar, beautiful clicks..

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  16. Lovely kheer and the clicks are absolutely awesome :) the first one is just making me drool :)

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  17. Love the Colour of the kheer! will be trying this soon!!

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  18. yummy Kheer,fantastic clicks...

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  19. I too love this and my fav one. I too make same way ..some times I used to add 2 or 3 cashews while grinding for extra rich taste. By the way the cup looks cute and clicks as well...

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  20. Kheer looks mouthwatering and soothing. Great preparation.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  21. cute serving bowl, carrot kheer is really worth trying one, am sure very tasty...

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  22. That first picture is awesome - beautiful presentation!
    I add almonds too in the carrot kheer i make...

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  23. Looks so pleasant and warm... both the kheer and ur clicks... Great color..
    http://krithiskitchen.blogspot.com

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  24. Interesting and new dish for me,thanks for sharing..
    The first pic is very pretty!


    US Masala

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  25. hmm kheer looks delish and good for health too never tried this way. So for your kreative mind there is an award waiting for u in my blog visit and grab it...

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  26. Carrot kheer looks so yummy and colorful...
    Liked the cute serving bowl..

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  27. Looks delicious..Never tried carrot kheer..Bookmarked will try sometimes..

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  28. love the bright yellow color..carrot kheer sounds good..never tried before

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  29. Yummy carrot kheer,beautifully presented.

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  30. beautiful pic!! yummy and interesting kheer!!

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  31. Those flowers are beautiful! Matching perfectly with the kheer! Nice job Jeyashri!

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  32. Looks yummy and healthy, total different way to eat carrots...

    -Mythreyi
    Yum! Yum! Yum!

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  33. I have not had carrot kheer before, gotto try it. Looks very tempting.

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  34. this s very attractive...wow looks g8...had never tried carrot kheer...will try n let u know...but urs look yummy...

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  35. This is my favourite.. I add Cashew when grinding cooked carrot.
    great-secret-of-life.blogspot.com

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  36. Nice click.
    poornima
    www.poornimacookbook.blogspot.in

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  38. I made this delicacy today as Neivedyam for Navaratri day 3. It is lip smacking and my entire family loved it. Thanks a ton for this classic recipe.

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