Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Fragrant Rice Pudding With Pistachios (Kheerni) Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Fragrant Rice Pudding With Pistachios (Kheerni)

    Fragrant Rice Pudding With Pistachios (Kheerni). Photo by Coasty

    1/2 Photos of Fragrant Rice Pudding With Pistachios (Kheerni)

    more photos

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    1 hr 40 mins

    1 hr 40 mins

    0 mins

    JackieOhNo!'s Note:

    This traditional dessert is often pre[ared for Diwali, India's great Festival of Lights. Indians of all religions and sects join in 10 days of rejoicing and thanksgiving. For non-Indians, this dessert is a light, exotic twist from the usual rice pudding. Prep time does not include chilling time.

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note

    Ingredients:

    Servings:

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Bring 6 cups milk to boil in heavy shallow 5-quart saucepan. Rinse rice with cold water until water runs clear. Drain. Stir rice into milk. Reduce heat and simmer until pudding thickens and rice is very tender, stirring frequently, about 1-1/4 hours.
    2. 2
      Puree 1/4 cup milk and almonds in blender until smooth, stopping occasionally to scrape down sides of blender. Add banana, sugar, cardamom and saffron and blend. Pour into pudding. Rinse blender with remaining 1/4 cup milk and add to pudding. Continue simmering until thickened to consistency of tapioca, about 10 minutes. Cool to room temperature. Cover and refrigerate until well chilled.
    3. 3
      Just before serving, spoon into goblets and sprinkle with pistachios.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on May 26, 2010

      55

      One of my favorite Indian desserts, love the rich cardamom flavor. Never thought to add bananas before, fantastic!! ZWT6

      person found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on May 25, 2010

      55

      We all really enjoyed this different (for us) rice pudding. The cardamom really came through and the saffron added both flavour and colour. Thanks for a great recipe.

      person found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on July 21, 2009

      55

      This was a wonderful creamy Kheerni, I liked the banana twist. Will be adding this to my favourites. I made this for Unrated Asian Recipe Tag Game July-Aug 2009

      person found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Fragrant Rice Pudding With Pistachios (Kheerni)

    Serving Size: 1 (230 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 319.2
     
    Calories from Fat 147
    46%
    Total Fat 16.3 g
    25%
    Saturated Fat 6.7 g
    33%
    Cholesterol 37.0 mg
    12%
    Sodium 132.8 mg
    5%
    Total Carbohydrate 32.6 g
    10%
    Dietary Fiber 2.0 g
    8%
    Sugars 8.7 g
    35%
    Protein 12.5 g
    25%

    Ideas from Food.com

    “Everything

    Everything Holidays

    Make this season merry, bright and manageable with our easy ideas.

    Advertisement


    Food.com Network of Sites

    • Mexican Recipes
    • Chinese Recipes
    • Australian Recipes
    • Breakfast Recipes
    • Greek Recipes
    • Restaurant Recipes
    • Italian Recipes
    • Christmas Recipes
    • Thanksgiving Recipes
    • Southern Recipes
    • Dessert Recipes
    • Deep Fried Recipes
    • Thai Recipes
    • Low Cholesterol Recipes
    • Indian Recipes
    • Healthy Recipes
    • Meatloaf Recipes