• Yellow Pumpkin or Squash Kheer

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    Yellow Pumpkin or Squash Kheer
    Prep: 5 min Cook: 15 min Servings: 6
    by Renu Guru
    167 recipes
    This is a traditional South Indian recipe made using milk, pumpkin and cashews. his delicious dessert recipe is prepared on festivals like Diwali and other special occasions as well.Full of flavor, this sweet recipe is a quick and an easy to make recipe.


    • 1 cup grated pumpkin
    • 1 1/2 cup sugar
    • 7 cashews
    • 2 drops vanilla essence
    • 1 litre milk
    • 2 tablespoon ghee
    • 7 Raisins


    1. Heat ghee in a pan. Fry the cashewnuts and raisins. Remove and keep aside.
    2. To the same pan, add the grated pumpkin. Saute for 2 to 3 minutes.
    3. Bring the milk to a boil and add the pumpkin. Simmer for a minute or two.
    4. Add sugar and simmer until reduced by half.
    5. Add vanilla essence, cashewnuts and raisins. Gently mix and serve.

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