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Amritsari Badami Phirni ~ Welcome Baby Kavin !

Today’s post is special in many ways.It’s about friendship.It’s about motherhood.And yes, it’s about Baby Kavin’s arrival…
Amritsari Badami Phirni comes as part of a virtual welcome party to our dear Krithi’s Baby boy Kavin.Well,she is already in the midst of motherhood enjoying it to the fullest.We,a group of her blogging pals have decided to celebrate it in the ‘virtual best’.We all love you Krithi.Hope you are enjoying the bliss.May God bless you and Kavin forever…Hugs to you and here I am with my Phirni…

Recipe Source : Nita Mehta

Ingredients

1/4 cup Basmati rice
3.5 cup full cream milk
10-15 almonds,blanched and ground to a paste with milk
1/3 cup sugar
1/2 tsp cardamom powder
4 almonds, shredded
5 green pistachios,peeled and sliced
drop of kewra essence
few rose petals and pistachio slices to garnish

Method
Wash and soak the basmati rice for at least one hour.Grind to fine paste adding little water.Mix this rice paste with half cup milk.Mix well to make it thin.In a heavy bottomed pan slowly mix in the remaining three cups of milk to rice paste and start cooking in medium heat stirring continuously.This process is very important.Reduce the heat to law medium and stir till the rice paste turns cream and thick.The paste should be cooked well.This may take 5-7 minutes.Add sugar and cardamom powder at this stage and cook till the sugar dissolve.Boil till thick and remove from fire.Add kewra essence, shredded almonds and pistachios.Pour the creamy phirni to individual clay bowls and allow to chill.Garnish with rose petals and pistachios.
*you may add pinch of saffron for a nice colour and flavor.

**Our virtual welcome party consists of the following wonderful bloggers

Revathi
Anu
Priya Suresh
Radhika
Vardhini
Priya Sreeram
Priya Mahadevan
PJ
Shama
Nupur Mehra
Denise

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39 comments on “Amritsari Badami Phirni ~ Welcome Baby Kavin !

  1. PT
    August 1, 2012

    like those cute pots.. neat presentation..

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  2. bhavna
    August 1, 2012

    Phirni looks so delicious….very nice clicks…

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  3. Ganga Sreekanth
    August 1, 2012

    nice post n great clicks dear:-)

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  4. R.Punitha
    August 1, 2012

    Hi Melange ,

    Phirni looks Delicious !!!

    Surely it's a must try recipe:)

    Inviting you to my space

    http://www.southindiafoodrecipes.blogspot.in

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  5. Asmath Nawaz
    August 1, 2012

    delicious……….and nice clicks….very tempting..

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  6. Hema
    August 1, 2012

    Absolutely delicious and beautiful presentation..

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  7. Shruti Dhingra Wahi
    August 1, 2012

    Looks so yummy 🙂
    Liked the presentation !!
    Good work 🙂
    ShrutiRasoi
    Today's Recipe
    Homemade Breadcrumbs

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  8. Swathi Iyer
    August 1, 2012

    Delicious Phirini Dhuyuthi.

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  9. Kalyani
    August 2, 2012

    nice presentation and yummy too … Welcome to the little boy !!!

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  10. Julie
    August 2, 2012

    wow,what a beautiful presentation..loved it,Dhyuthi..and the dessert looks mouthwatering,Nice gesture as well!!

    Ongoing Events of Erivum Puliyum @ Spicy Aroma-Curry leaves or Red dry Chillies

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  11. Reshmi Mahesh
    August 2, 2012

    Lovely post…Phirni looks yumm and loved those cute pots..

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  12. Poorni
    August 2, 2012

    Mouthwatering.. beautiful presentation with rose petals..

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  13. anilkurup
    August 2, 2012

    The presentation is really good in the earthen wares. Guess the matter in them too must be great.

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  14. Rekha
    August 2, 2012

    wow so nice.. loved ur presentation.. looks very yummy
    http://www.indiantastyfoodrecipes.com/

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  15. Shabbu
    August 2, 2012

    Delicious…nice presentation..
    Shabbu's Tasty Kitchen

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  16. Vijayalakshmi Dharmaraj
    August 2, 2012

    wow… what a delicious phirni… wish to grab with bowl…
    VIRUNTHU UNNA VAANGA

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  17. Leelagovind
    August 2, 2012

    love the delicious phirni as well as the cute ceramic pots..nice presentation..

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  18. Suja Manoj
    August 2, 2012

    Wow Dhyuthi,just drooling and cute pots and lovely presentation,superb dear.

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  19. Jay
    August 2, 2012

    making it this weekend…looks amazing
    a lovely welcome to little prince Kavin..:)
    Tasty Appetite

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  20. Asmath Nawaz
    August 2, 2012

    please colhttp://fitforataste.blogspot.com/2012/08/its-award-time.htmllect ur award from my space @

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  21. Sobha Shyam
    August 2, 2012

    wow, what a beautiful presentation, phirni looks so delicious, those small pots are so cute:) a wonderful post for friendship and for a new mother..loved this post Dhyuthi 🙂

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  22. Amina Khaleel
    August 3, 2012

    wow… phirni looks awesome… fantastic presentation!!

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  23. Gauri
    August 3, 2012

    I loved those pots.. I want them :)) Am sure the phirni tastes amazing as well. Happy following you dear

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  24. Kaveri Venkatesh
    August 3, 2012

    Lovely presentation and really cute pots…Phirni sounds and looks absolutely delicious

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  25. Swasthi
    August 3, 2012

    i have no words to appreciate your space and effort, A fabulous blog and fantastic clicks that can wow anyone. glad to follow you.

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  26. Zareena
    August 3, 2012

    OMG!!!!! amazing and mouth watering dessert. Looks yummmm. Perfect presentation.

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  27. Sayantani
    August 4, 2012

    this is one of the prettiest dessert snaps i saw in quite some time. lovely recipe and such a good gesture to welcome the baby virtually.

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  28. Jayasri Ravi
    August 4, 2012

    Lovely way to welcome the baby, your desert looks so delicious with such beautiful clicks, if only i ciuld pick them up

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  29. Priya
    August 4, 2012

    Wat an elegant and pretty looking phirni.

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  30. Rachna
    August 5, 2012

    Droolicious!

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  31. Spice up the Curry
    August 5, 2012

    very attractive presentation.. looks delicious

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  32. Priyas Feast
    August 5, 2012

    Amazing Pic on Badami Phirni..luv prinis,this sounds too good with badam flavors..Luvly pic

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  33. Vidhya
    August 5, 2012

    Phirni looks so delicious.Loved your little cute pots.Nice way to welcome baby Kevin.

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  34. Bikramjit
    August 6, 2012

    ahskeeeeeeeeeeeeeee yummmmyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

    Bikram's

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  35. hemalata
    August 6, 2012

    Delicious dish with beautiful presentation, looks so inviting.

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  36. Now Serving
    August 15, 2012

    That looks really beautiful dear 🙂 And I love the sweet rice dish you've just posted – Yummy! my sweet tooth is acting up when I see this 🙂 cheers, priya

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  37. Shri
    August 21, 2012

    I loved this recipe; beautiful pictures. Have to go through your blog slowly! 🙂

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