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Sheer Khurma

Sheer Khurma
Prep Time
20 Mins
Cook Time

30 Mins

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Heat milk in a pot and when it comes to a boil, add sugar and cook on low heat for 10-15 minutes
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  • Vermicelli(small pieces) 1 cup
  • Milk 1 liter
  • Sugar 1/2 cup or to taste
  • Dried Dates 6-8
  • Small Cardamom 4-6
  • Almonds as required
  • Pistachios(sliced) as required
  • Coconut Powder 2-3 tbsp
  • Cooking Oil 4-6 tbsp
  • Garnish:
  • Almond Silvers
  • Pistachio Silvers

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Cooking Directions

  1. Heat milk in a pot and when it comes to a boil, add sugar and cook on low heat for 10-15 minutes.

  2. Soak dried dates in 1/2 cup milk for 20 minutes.

  3. In a wok, heat Cooking Oil on medium heat for 3-4 minutes and add cardamom.

  4. When it pops, add almonds, pistachios and dried dates and fry till golden add vermicelli, stir-fry for 3-4 minutes and add coconut.

  5. Slowly pour the sweetened milk and stir continuously.

  6. Cook on low heat for 5-7 minutes.

  7. Dish out, garnish and serve.

  8. Tip: Instead of dried dates, fresh dates can also be used in the same quantity

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Comments posted by users for Sheer Khurma recipe:

  1. excellent recipie

    on Aug 19 2012 5:25AM Report Abuse Guest
  2. Emmara, sugar, salt and chillies is something we should always adjust according to our taste. But then again, 1 cup for 1 liter milk might be too much. Thank you for bringing this our attention. The recipe is now updated for you.

    on Sep 30 2011 5:11PM Report Abuse KP SUPPORT TEAM
  3. i prepared sheer khurma following the above recepie, bt sugar's quantity ws 222222 much..i guess it should be 1l2 cup

    on Sep 30 2011 2:49PM Report Abuse EMMARA
  4. I did not know how to make sheer kurma.. i thank u so much for putting this simple yet good recipe up on the net. This is a little different from the payasam that is made in kerala.. Thank u so much

    on Dec 8 2009 2:01PM Report Abuse Guest
  5. so sweets deshies

    on Nov 14 2009 5:57AM Report Abuse Guest
  6. The most relish and mouth watering reciepe

    on Oct 31 2009 3:41PM Report Abuse Guest

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