Moong Dal Pudding- Day 6, Blogging Marathon

By Priya Srinivasan - I Camp in My Kitchen - Sunday, January 29, 2012

Originally i wanted to do Panacotta with Moong-dal, And Also i want it to be Lesser on the Calorie!!!! So, instead of using Cream i used Full Fat milk to make this and named it Pudding.Tasted good and Light on the Stomach and with all the Fiber of Moong Dal, Term it Healthy too!!!!
Sending this to Kids Delight - Something Sweet, Happening @ Edible Entertainment, an Event by Srivalli
1 Cup Moong Dal
1/2 Cup Sugar
1 Cup Milk
1 Cup Water
1/4 Cup Agar-Agar/China Grass, Soaked 1/2 Cup Water
3-4 pods Cardamom Pods, crushed
few strands of saffron, soaked in 2tbsp Warm-Milk
Roasted Almonds and raisins for Garnishing
  • Pressure Cook Moong-dal with Milk and Water for 4-5 whistles or until soft.
  • when the Pressure released, Mash the Dal with the back of a laddle.
  • Heat agar-Agar with soaked water. In a Simmer flame, keep Stirring and let the agar-agar dissolve completely in water. Strain and Keep Seperately.
  • Take Moong-dal back to Stove, add sugar, crushed cardamom and Keep Stirring.
  • Add Saffron Soaked milk and Let it simmer for 15 minutes.
  • Add the strained agar-agar water to the Dal Kheer and Stir well.
  • Let it simmer for 5 more minutes. Switch of the stove.
  • Garnish with Roasted almonds and raisins.Let it cook for 10 minutes. 
  • Fill Small Cups with this mixture and Refrigerate for 2 hours or  until set.Serve Chilled
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  1. Wow this pudding looks wonderful and marvellous..thanks for sharing Priya.

  2. Mong dal pudding is innovative and yummy!

  3. interesting twist to the traditional payasam!

  4. v interesting!!...I am a agar agar fan so this will surely hit my table:)

  5. I am totally loving this..YUMMY


  6. Super tempting Dhal Pudding! Love the last picture!

  7. very interesting ading agar agar is very new will try next timw

  8. This is more like a fusion pudding .. will try for sure

  9. this looks mouthwatering..definitely bookmarked to try

  10. That is an interesting twist to the traditional kheer.

  11. Thanks so much for linking this dish to Kid's Delight - Something Sweet. :) Would love to have more entries from you! :D
    Kavi (Edible Entertainment

  12. Have made only payasam with moong dal. Love the idea of making a pudding!


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