Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri) | How to make Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri)

By Radha Natarajan  |  21st Feb 2018  |  
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Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri)by Radha Natarajan
  • Prep Time

    7

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  • Cook Time

    10

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  • Serves

    4

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About Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri) Recipe

a very healthy yummy dish called sakkarai pongal in Tamil .very apt for those on fast during ekadsash / or navarathri

Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri)

Ingredients to make Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri)

  • 1/2 cup millet ( any like kodo , barnyard millet or fox tail )
  • 2 medium size sweet potatoes
  • 1/2 cup rock candies also called kalkand in tamil
  • 1-2 tbsp some nut slivers or slices of almonds , cahsews
  • 1 tbsp raisins
  • 1 tsp ghee
  • pinch of cardamom powder
  • saffron strands or saffron milk for garnishing ( optional )
  • 1 cup milk .or milk powder

How to make Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri)

  1. in a pan add the cooked peeled mashed potatoes .
  2. add cooked millets to the pan with sweet potatoes , add some milk , and let them both cook together for 2 -3 minutes and not more as both are already pre cooked .
  3. now add rock candies to the mixture,
  4. add , fried cashew nuts , raisins, slivers of nuts ., pinch of cardamom powder.
  5. stir well as mixture thickens , add only as much milk or milk powder required and decide the consistency you need . add more rock candies if you prefer more sweet ness.
  6. add saffron milk as a last step for garnishing .
  7. serve chilled .

Reviews for Millet, sweet potato, sugar candy sakkarai pongal sugar candy for vrat / fast during ekadshi /navarathri) (1)

Shelly Sharma7 months ago

It seems to be so yummyy...
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