How to make Sweet Potato Kheer With Sago -

Mouth watering sweet potato and jaggery dessert

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Sweet potato (शक्करकंद), Milk (दूध)

Cuisine : Maharashtrian

Course : Desserts

Sweet Potato Kheer With Sago

Sweet Potato Kheer With Sago Recipe Card


Hindi: Aloo

Why is it that when you are stuck at “what should we cook today” the answer is always “make some aloo!” Potatoes are like this…extremely popular and have multipurpose usage.

And did you always think that eating a potato will make you fat?
Well, don’t – it is a surprising source of vitamin C and provides useful amounts of starch, thiamine and niacin and around a hundred grams will provide about eighty calories.
Little did you know!


Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Sweet Potato Kheer With Sago Recipe

  • Sweet potato 1/2 kilogram

  • Milk 2 tablespoons

  • Jaggery (gur) 1/4 kilogram

  • Coconut scraped 4 cups

  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt a pinch


Step 1

Peel, wash sweet potatoes and cut into thin slices. Cook them with sago in two cups of water, till sweet potatoes become soft. Add jaggery and mix.

Step 2

Grind scraped coconut with four cups of water and extract three cups of thick coconut milk. Add to sweet potatoes mixture.

Step 3

Continue to cook for five minutes. Add cardamom powder and salt. Stir and remove from heat. Serve warm.

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