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Kesar Kheer Recipe

Kesar Kheer
How to make Kesar Kheer

As the name suggests, this kesar kheer recipe is made using kesar strands. Make this quick and easy dessert to treat your siblings this Rakshabandhan. Top it with some chopped dry fruits and enjoy!

  • Total Cook Time 40 mins
  • Prep Time 25 mins
  • Cook Time 15 mins
  • Recipe Servings2
  • Easy

Ingredients of Kesar Kheer

  • 1 cup Rice
  • 1 Ltr Full Cream Paneer
  • 30-40 Kesar Strands
  • 1 tsp Cardamom Powder
  • 1 tsp Almonds (chopped)
  • 10 Raisins
  • 1 tsp Cashews (chopped)
  • 1 tsp Pistachios (chopped)

How to Make Kesar Kheer

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Firstly, wash the rice and soak it for at least 1-2 hours. Once done, drain, and keep aside.
Now, take a large pan, add milk and boil over medium heat. Meanwhile, take a spoonful of milk from the pan, add in saffron strands, and mix. Keep the saffron mixture aside for further use.
Chop almonds and pistachios. Add them to the boiling milk. After that, add cardamom powder.
Then add soaked rice and milk powder. Give it a good stir. Add sugar and keep stirring for 5-6 minutes.
Transfer into bowls, top up with chopped dry fruits and enjoy!
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