Rice kheer or Akki payasa also known as Pal Payasa is very popular and favorite Indian dessert made with rice, whole milk and touch of saffron. Creamy rich payasam can be served hot or chilled . You can use any raw rice for this recipe. I used sona masoori rice here, you can Basmathi rice as well.
Mysore pak is traditional age old sweet with rich flavor of ghee and Besan or gram flour. It is believed to be a royal sweet.. Now we prepare it for the festivals ..Deepavali is here so try this soft, melts in the mouth There are many different ways this mysore pak can be prepared, this is definitely a fail proof recipe. Every time you will get the soft Mysore pak ! This recipe is from my friend Shaila.
Foxtail Millets are the healthiest small grains which are naturally gluten free, can be easily digestible. Also it is protein and fiber rich grain. These millets can be substituted for rice. You can cook this millets and make any dishes which calls for rice. Here is the simple Kheer recipe using the Foxtail Millet / navane akki.
Mysore pak is a very popular rich sweet dish usually made out of lots of ghee and chana/kadle hittuOver the time this sweet underwent lots of modifications, now Mysore pak can be prepared with refined oil or ghee and oil. Another modification is using hurigadale/fried gram dal/putani flour /hittu to make this sweet dish. This is very easy to make and super delicious, tastes more like real Mysore Pak using gram flour. Here is the recipe.