How to make Pethe ki kheer -

Grated petha (ash gourd) cooked with milk and sugar to make a refreshing kheer.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is contributed by Member dr. chitra phil.

Main Ingredients : Milk (दूध), Petha

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Desserts

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Pethe ki kheer

Pethe ki kheer Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Pethe ki kheer Recipe

  • Milk 3 cups

  • Petha grated 10

  • Almonds sliver 2 tablespoons

  • Saffron (kesar) a few strands


Step 1

Boil milk in a non stick pan, allow it to reduce a bit.

Step 2

Add the grated petha and boil the mixture. When the mixture thickens. Add almonds and saffron. Mix again and serve hot or cold.

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