Kheertua | How to make Kheertua

By Paramita Majumder  |  9th Mar 2017  |  
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About Kheertua Recipe

A very rich, unique dessert from my hometown Tripura. Normally it is not prepared at home, they are available in sweet shops, it is one of my favourite sweet from Tripura. It is very similar to Chhanar Payesh with a little difference, the cottage cheese or chana discs are oblong

The delicious and mouthwatering Kheertua is enjoyed by all. This dish is often prepared for special occasions including parties or festivals. Kheertua is a good option when you want to cook something different . It is an amazing dish which is liked by people of all age groups. The flavourful ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Kheertua. Paramita Majumder shared Kheertua recipe which can serve 6 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you learn how to make the delicious Kheertua. Try this delicious Kheertua recipe at home and surprise your family and friends. You can connect with the Paramita Majumder of Kheertua by commenting on the page. In case you have any questions around the ingredients or cooking process. The Kheertua can also be given a rating. The "What's cooking" feature can be used to share your experience when you make Kheertua with other users


Ingredients to make Kheertua

  • For spongy paneer discs -
  • Milk low fat 750 ml
  • vinegar or lemon juice 1 tbsp
  • For rabri -
  • 1 litre + 1 cup milk
  • pistachios chopped 4 -5
  • saffron strands few
  • sugar 1/4 cup
  • cardamom powder 1 pinch

How to make Kheertua

  1. Boil milk in a pan
  2. Add lemon juice or vinegar
  3. Milk will start curdling
  4. Switch off the gas
  5. Stir slowly
  6. Now strain chena in a muslin or cheese cloth over a colander , wash chena under running tap water
  7. Now tie the cloth and hang for 30 mins - 45 mins
  8. Knead well for 10 minutes or until it does not stick to the plate or your hand
  9. Make small equal size balls
  10. Now give them oblong shape
  11. Press lightly
  12. Boil 1 litre milk in a large heavy pan on medium heat
  13. Stir and scrape the sides and also push the malai layer one side
  14. Also add broken pistachios
  15. Add some saffron strands , reserve some for garnishing
  16. Now add oblong paneer or chena discs
  17. Boil them in the milk for 15 - 20 mins in medium heat
  18. Stir gently without breaking paneer pieces
  19. Now switch off the gas
  20. Garnish with pistachios and saffron strands
  21. Serve chilled

Reviews for Kheertua (2)

shanti chawla2 years ago

looks yummy

sonali Mazumdar2 years ago

This is simply delicious .

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