Papeda an ancient Indonesian porridge prepared with Saboodana as major ingredient is good for woman's health and lactating women. Today am going to share a similar recipe which also exists in Southern India till now from ancient days which is also summer friendly and very good hydrating porridge.

Yields1 Serving
Prep Time20 minsCook Time15 minsTotal Time35 mins

 100 g Saboodana or Sago
 30 g Makhana or Lotus seeds
 100 g Rock sugar
 50 g Raisins
 10 g Cardamom
 50 g Cow Ghee
 200 ml Coconut Milk
 150 ml Water

Preparation
1

1. Soak Sago for about 20mins in water.
2. Meanwhile dry roast makhana on a low flame till they are crispy and powder it.

Directions for porridge
2

1. In a deep bottom bowl cook the sago in fresh water in about 150ml for 10mins to till they are transparent.
2. Now transfer the coconut milk to the boiled sago bowl and add the rock sugar. Cook till it melts completely.
3. Now add the makhana powder and mix well.
3. In a shallow pan add ghee and fry the raisins till light golden brown. Add this to the above sago porridge and serve hot.

Note
3

You may also have it as chilled version topped with favourite seasonal fruits like Banana, Strawberry etc.

Ingredients

 100 g Saboodana or Sago
 30 g Makhana or Lotus seeds
 100 g Rock sugar
 50 g Raisins
 10 g Cardamom
 50 g Cow Ghee
 200 ml Coconut Milk
 150 ml Water

Directions

Preparation
1

1. Soak Sago for about 20mins in water.
2. Meanwhile dry roast makhana on a low flame till they are crispy and powder it.

Directions for porridge
2

1. In a deep bottom bowl cook the sago in fresh water in about 150ml for 10mins to till they are transparent.
2. Now transfer the coconut milk to the boiled sago bowl and add the rock sugar. Cook till it melts completely.
3. Now add the makhana powder and mix well.
3. In a shallow pan add ghee and fry the raisins till light golden brown. Add this to the above sago porridge and serve hot.

Note
3

You may also have it as chilled version topped with favourite seasonal fruits like Banana, Strawberry etc.

Papeda- Indian Style
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