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Oats kheer recipe with step by step photos. Delicious kheer made with quick cooking oats, milk, ghee and dry fruits. Thought of sharing this sweet recipe as I get a lot of requests for oats recipes.

oats kheer recipe

This is a quick and simple oats kheer recipe. you can serve the kheer for breakfast or as a dessert after meals. Ghee gives a rich flavor and aroma to the kheer. Oats gives a nice texture to the kheer and dry fruits add nutty flavor.

Oats kheer recipe can be made in less than 20 minutes. So if you are in a rush, then you can easily make this dessert quickly. Most of the ingredients for this dessert are easily available in the kitchen.

Oats kheer can be served warm or chilled. Adding dry fruits and saffron is optional. You can serve this oats kheer warm or chilled.

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oats kheer recipe

Oats Kheer

5 from 2 votes
Oats kheer is a delicious kheer variety made with quick cooking oats or rolled oats, milk, ghee and dry fruits.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 15 mins

Cuisine North Indian
Course: Desserts

Servings 2 to 3
Units

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon ghee (clarified butter)
  • ½ cup quick-cooking oats
  • 3 cups milk
  • cup sugar or add as per taste
  • ¼ teaspoon cardamom powder
  • 1 pinch saffron strands - optional
  • 3 to 4 almonds - chopped (optional)
  • 3 to 4 pistachios - chopped (optional)
  • 6 to 7 cashews - chopped (optional)
  • 1 tablespoon golden raisins - chopped (optional)

Instructions

  • Chop all the dry fruits, keep all the ingredients ready for the recipe.
  • Heat 1 tablespoon of ghee in a thick bottomed pan.
  • Add ½ cup oats.
  • Stir well and saute for 2 to 3 mins on low flame.
  • Then add 3 cups of milk. Add 1/3 cup sugar. Mix well.
  • Simmer the kheer for 2 to 3 minutes on a low flame, till the oats soften.
  • Add chopped dry fruits, raisins, pinch of saffron strands and 1/4 teaspoon of cardamom powder.
  • Simmer for 2 minutes more and switch off the flame. 
  • Don't boil the kheer too much else it will become a thick kheer. When the oats kheer cools down then it will thicken more.
  • Serve warm or chilled as a breakfast or dessert post meals.

Notes

  • Adding dry fruits and saffron is optional. You can skip dry fruits if you want.
  • You can add dry fruits of your choice.
This rough nutrition info is per serving:
Nutrition Facts
Oats Kheer
Amount Per Serving
Calories 547 Calories from Fat 207
% Daily Value*
Fat 23g35%
Saturated Fat 11g69%
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 53mg18%
Sodium 159mg7%
Potassium 640mg18%
Carbohydrates 72g24%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 56g62%
Protein 16g32%
Vitamin A 795IU16%
Calcium 423mg42%
Iron 1.5mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Nutrition Info Approximate values

Nutrition Facts
Oats Kheer
Amount Per Serving
Calories 547 Calories from Fat 207
% Daily Value*
Fat 23g35%
Saturated Fat 11g69%
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 53mg18%
Sodium 159mg7%
Potassium 640mg18%
Carbohydrates 72g24%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 56g62%
Protein 16g32%
Vitamin A 795IU16%
Calcium 423mg42%
Iron 1.5mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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How to make oats kheer

1. Chop the dry fruits and keep all the ingredients ready for making oats kheer recipe.

dry fruits to make oats kheer recipe

2. Heat 1 tablespoon ghee in a kadai or pan.

ghee to make oats kheer recipe

3. Add ½ cup oats.

oats for making oats kheer recipe

4. Stir well and saute for 2 to 3 mins on a low flame.

oats for preparing oats kheer recipe

5. Then add 3 cups of milk.

milk for oats kheer recipe

6. Next add ⅓ cup sugar. You can add less or more sugar as per your requirements.

sugar for oats kheer recipe

7. Mix very well.

making oats kheer recipe

8. Simmer the kheer mixture for 2 to 3 minutes on a low flame or till the oats soften.

making oats kheer recipe

9. Then add chopped dry fruits, raisins, pinch of saffron strands and ¼ teaspoon cardamom powder.

preparing oats kheer recipe

10. Simmer for 2 minutes more and switch off the flame. Don’t cook the oats kheer too much else it will become a thick kheer. As when the kheer cools down, then it will thicken more.

preparing oats kheer recipe

Serve oats kheer warm or chilled as a breakfast or a sweet dessert after meals. For more delicious kheer recipes, you can check this Collection of 24 kheer recipes.

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6 Comments

  1. I have always looked up to your recipes. There’s so much that I have got to learn from you. As always, this kheer also turned out to be awesome.

    Thanks Dassana.5 stars

    1. thank you much kanchan. thanks for the feedback and rating on oats kheer recipe too. welcome and happy cooking.

  2. Its soo yummy and also healthy first time made kheer has won the hearts of my members thank you

  3. Tried the oats kheer today…nd it turned out superr yummmmyy…my parents luved it… even i usually dont like kheers so much…but i too luved it a lot..thnxx Dear Dassana di for sharing such suppperb recepie5 stars