Sago Porridge

Sago has many health benefits. This simple, easy to make recipe increases its nutritional value by adding other healthy ingredients.



1. sago 25 gm

2. ghee 4 table spoons

3. milk 500 gm

4. sugar 150 gm

5. cashew nut 25 gm

6. cardamom 10 gm


Prepare for the garnishing. Powder the cardamom after removing the outer skin. Grind the inner black granules to a fine powder and keep aside.

Roast the cashew nuts in ghee. Take three spoons of ghee and cashew nuts in a pan and roast them on slow fire. When they turn golden brown remove them from the ghee and keep aside.

Prepare the dessert. Roast sago in the same ghee. Cook it in half a glass of water. After it is cooked add milk and sugar and let it boil. Usually only cashew nuts and cardamom powder are added to this Pāyasam. Cover it and keep it aside for 5 mts.

Now the delicious dessert, Sabbarisi Pāyasam, is ready to serve.