Dudhio Bajro Recipe - Bajra kheer with the flavour of coconut.

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Main Ingredients : Bajra (बाजरा), Milk(दूध)

Cuisine : Parsi

Course : Desserts

Dudhio Bajro

Originally, the Parsis were meat eaters, who prepared a lot of rich and heavy dishes. However, over the years they blended their culinary skills with those of the regional people thus giving rise to a blend of Persian and Indian cuisine. Today Parsi food is a delicious blend of western influences, a Gujarat love for sweet and sour mixtures and the Persian genius for combining meat with dried fruits such as apricots. After coming to Gujarat, they adopted a lot of Gujarati food and became pulse and cereal eaters. As they shifted towards Maharashtra, they adapted the Maharashtrian dishes.
Parsis prefer non-vegetarian dishes mainly consisting of fish, meat and chicken though they also have a large repertoire of vegetarian preparations.

For more recipes related to Dudhio Bajro checkout Bajra Muffin . You can also find more Desserts recipes like Funnel Cake, Pineapple Flambe, Iced Mango Soufflé, Raghavdas Laadoo. Or try out these recipes from Parsi Cuisine like Marghi Na Farcha, Irani Raita, Dhansaak, Kaju Ni Marghi.

Dudhio Bajro Recipe - how to make Dudhio Bajro


Prep Time : 7-8 hour

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Medium


  • Bajra 500 grams

  • Milk 2.5 litres

  • Sugar 300 grams

  • Nutmeg powder 1/4 teaspoons

  • Green cardamom powder 1 teaspoon

  • Coconut scraped 50 grams

  • Sunflower seeds (charoli/chironji) for garnishing

  • Rose petals for garnishing


Step 1

Clean and soak the bajra overnight in a little water. Drain and remove the outer covering of the bajra. Boil milk, add bajra and keep on stirring till the bajra is cooked and the consistency is thick.

Step 2

Add sugar, nutmeg powder, cardamom powder and keep on stirring till all the moisture has completely dried up. Spread on a greased tray and garnish with charoli, rose petals and freshly scraped coconut. Cut into desired shapes and serve.

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