kheer Kadam | How to make kheer Kadam

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ByDr. Ashwini Patil
Created on 16th Jul 2017
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  • By Dr. Ashwini Patil
    Created on 16th Jul 2017

About kheer Kadam

A bengali sweet made of chenna with mava covering

kheer Kadam is an aromatic, flavorful and delicious dish which is very much popular in West Bengal. The name itself get juices flowing in your mouth and this dish has a heavenly experience in every bite. When kheer Kadam is cooked perfectly it can turn into a dish beyond excellence. It is a recipe of delight which no one can resist. You can try this amazing kheer Kadam at the restaurants and you can also prepare it at your home. People of different region prepare this dish differently according to their own taste. This quick and easy recipe requires only 20 minute for the preparation and 10 minute to cook it perfectly. On the Better Butter website, you can find the recipe of kheer Kadam by Dr. Ashwini Patil in step by step with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook the perfect kheer Kadam at your home without any difficulties. kheer Kadam is one of the representative dishes of West Bengal which you can serve in any special occasions.

  • Prep Time20mins
  • Cook Time10mins
  • Serves10People
kheer Kadam

Ingredients to make kheer Kadam

  • Milk 1/2 litre
  • citric acid crystals / lemon juice 1/2 tsp
  • sugar 1 cup
  • Water 1.5 cups
  • mava 100 gms
  • yellow food colour + sugar 1 tbsp
  • Saffron strands for decoration

How to make kheer Kadam

  1. Dissolve citric acid crystals in water and keep aside.
  2. Bring the milk to boil, reduce the flame.
  3. Add citric acid solution to the boiled milk gradually to get soft paneer. Dont add everything together.
  4. You will see greenish whey ( in case if you dont see greenish whey and feel that more curdling is required then you may make more solution and add very slowly )
  5. You can use vinegar / lemon juice if you dont have citric acid crystals.
  6. Once the milk is curdled switch off the flame, add 1 cup of cold water in it and keep covered for 15 mins.
  7. Pour curdled milk into muslin cloth
  8. Wash it under running water so the citric flavour goes, if there is any.
  9. Now squeeze the muslin cloth and tie it above the sink for about 15 minutes so that the whey gets drained easily. Gently squeeze bag. Make sure that all the whey has drained.
  10. Place chenna ( paneer) on a plain working surface and knead with the heal of the hand til the grains disappear and chenna becomes soft and creamy.
  11. Divide the mixture into 15 portions and roll them into balls.
  12. In the pressure cooker add 1 cup of sugar and 1.5 cups of water and bring to a boil on high heat stirring inbetween till all sugar is dissolved.
  13. Carefully place chenna squares in syrup one by one.
  14. Close the lid and put whistle.
  15. Keep on medium flame till 1 whistle and then reduce heat to simmer and cook for about 7 mins.
  16. Switch off the flame and allow the cooker to cool.
  17. You will see chenna balls doubled up in size.( use wide size cooker)
  18. Let it cool for 30 minutes.
  19. Meanwhile knead mava. Add 1 tbsp powdered sugar and 1 drop of yellow food colour. Knead well. Make a nice smooth dough.
  20. Make balls of the dough. Roll one ball , squeeze the rasgulla and put it at the centre. Seal the edges with the help of your fingertips.
  21. Take a plate, place milk powder. Carefully roll the balls.
  22. Decorate it with saffron strands.
  23. Keep it in fridge for 30 minutes. and enjoy kheer kadam

Reviews for kheer Kadam (5)

gayathri muthukumar15 days ago
Excellent! Itried long back,will try this again. I rolled it in dry coconut powder.

Zeenath Amaanullah15 days ago
Amazing sweet.

KRITIKA SINGH19 days ago
Wow ! It's wonderful

sana Tungekara month ago
Truly worth a Try

Poonam Aggarwala month ago