Friday, July 30, 2010

Apple Kheer (Microwaved)

My son loves fruits. Apple is among his favorites. When I came across this website, I was motivated to make Apple Kheer. However I had neither apple butter nor applesauce at home. So I referred to this website, combined the two recipes and came up with the following recipe. The result was not too bad. Also, I had just one apple at home. If you want a stronger apple flavor, you could try using 1 and 1/2, adjusting sugar accordingly.

Ingredients :

1 apple, grated.
2 cups milk
1/2 cup condensed milk
3 to 4 tbsp brown sugar (as per taste)
1 pinch cardamom powder
1 pinch nutmeg powder
A few strands of saffron
1 pinch salt
1 tsp ghee
2 tsps cashewnut pieces

Microwave the grated apple in a microwave safe bowl for 3 mts on high. Allow to cool. Take half the quantity and blend with  a few spoons of milk to form a paste.

Mix remaining milk, condensed milk and sugar and microwave on high for 5minutes (keep stirring). Add saffron strands, grated apple, apple paste and microwave for another 2 minutes.
Remove from microwave, add cardamom, nutmeg and salt and mix well.

In a small microwave safe bowl mix 1 tsp ghee with the cashewnuts and microwave for 1 minute. Pour on the kheer. Refrigerate and serve chilled.

Sending this to MEC - Favorites hosted by PJ, started by Srivalli, to EFM- Sweets and Savories for Diwali, to Akila's Dish name starts with an A and to Microwave Easy Cooking - Potluck Party by Srivalli.



  1. Hey Aparna.. Your kheer looks lovely. I am always afraid of making fruit kheer for fear that the milk will curdle. But yours looks so nice and delicious I might just have to muster courage and think about this! :)

  2. What an easy way to make kheer.Very innovative.

  3. nice and so easy.. good one dear..

  4. I tried Apple kheer and but not with microwaved version... simple love it...

    When you find time, do visit my blog... thanks

  5. yummy kheer dear! healthy too...

  6. That is a great looking kheer dear. Never tried it before.

  7. hi aparna ,
    this kheer looks sooo delicious n creamy ...very tempting click dear ..never made kheer with apple ,its best option for those who does not like to eat apple directly like me :) i will surely try this ...btw thanks for visiting my blog dear n for ur lovely comments ...u got a beautiful space here with lovely collection ..i liked ur dal recipe too...bookmarked...keep in touch
    have a happy weekend


  8. Simple and delicious!Thanks for sending it to the event :)

  9. hey aparna, thanks for droping have a yummilicious blog too....i hate to eat apple...this is a good way of eating apple i think...shal try soon !!!


  10. Hi Aparna, Kheer looks very delicious and tempting.. I like ur template.. Neat and cool template.. Thanks for visiting my blog.. Keep in touch dear :)

    Hari Chandana

  11. Wow! That's a new flavour in the kheer category! Kids will love it!

  12. Simple and delicious kheer..yummy

  13. You got a cute and interesting space here!

    Making kheer in MW sounds simple and easy dear:)

  14. I loved it Apy...... nd ne kheer with milk in it is yummmm to me :)

  15. Hi Aparna,
    Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving your encouraging comment. Would love to hear from you again
    Microwave kheer sounds simple and great way to reduce the time.

  16. Looks so good Aparna..thank you for sending for the party!



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