Aval(poha) payasam(kheer) recipe

Happy Vijaydashmi to all the readers of Creative Saga!!

    Hope you all had a grand navaratri!!

    Aval payasam is a easy and delicious dessert for the festival days. I made it and tasted this for the first time. Infact its so easy and quick , I am sure to make this again especially during our religious get togethers.

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Aval(poha) payasam(kheer) recipe Yum
Course dessert
Cuisine indian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Course dessert
Cuisine indian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
  1. Heat ghee in a pan. Add the cashews and roast until golden brown. Remove the cashews and keep aside till use.
  2. In the same pan, add the beaten rice. Saute for around 5 minutes till it turns little crispy with a nice aroma.
  3. Boil the milk. Add the beaten rice followed by the sugar , cardamom powder and the saffron.
  4. While you add, also keep stirring the milk.
  5. You may need to stir for around 15-20 minutes until the volume of the milk reduces a little, the beaten rice is well cooked.Keep scraping the sides while stirring.When its reduced to a thick desired consistency, remove from flame.
  6. Serve it hot or cold.
Recipe Notes


      Alternatively, you can cook the roasted poha in boiling water and then add it to the thickened milk. Then add the sugar and nuts. Stir for another 5-6 minutes till sugar dissolves and everything combines well.

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  1. jeyashrisuresh

    nicely done and beautifully presented. i love aval payasam

  2. Very nice. pretty presentation 🙂

  3. Vijayalakshmi Dharmaraj

    yummy…Recipe – Bhel Puri Chaat SNC No-1Join in my first event – FEAST FOR YOUR GURUVIRUNTHU UNNA VAANGA

  4. Priya Suresh

    Delicious payasam, love this payasam anytime,inviting.

  5. Abilashini Sapthanaa

    simple and easy.. yummy too!

  6. Wow very yummy payasam… Cute clicks Event: Dish name starts with P

  7. Perfect and looks too good 🙂

  8. Wow, payasam looks awesome !!! Loved the pictures and the container too:)

  9. Looks yummy & delicious..

  10. Lubna Karim

    That looks delectable, creamy and indulging….

  11. meditrina hospital india

    This is very nice and delicious kheer, thank you for recipe.Best Hospital India


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