Tuesday, January 14, 2014

பொங்கல் வாழ்த்துகள் - Ponggal Wishes

 
 
Wishing you and your family a beautiful and wonderful ponggal celebration
 
My quick version of ponggal rice.
 
Ponggal Rice
 
Ingredients
 
3/4 cup of rice
2 cups of water
a pinch of salt
2cups of fresh milk
1 cup of water
1 cup of jaggery
½ cup brown sugar 
2-3tbs ghee
a handful of cashew nuts - quarted
5 tbs of golden raisins
 
Method
 
1.  Wash and soak rice for about 10 mins.
2.  Pressure cook rice with 1.5cup of water and salt till 4-5 whistles
3.  Heat pan, melt ghee, roast cashew nuts till brown and add raisin
4.  Boil milk with water, add jaggery and brown sugar.  Stir till jiggery and brown sugar dissolves.
5.  Add the cooked rice and roasted cashew, raisins, ghee into milk and stir till mix thoroughly.
6.  Ready for serving.
 
 
 

Sathiarani


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