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RED RICE FLAKES KAESARI/HALWA/SWEET PONGAL

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Red beaten rice is termed as poha in Hindi, aval in Tamil. There are other English names to aval as flattened rice/rice flakes.It is one of the fast food and we can try this rice flakes in different versions. Red flattened rice is prepared from brown rice and the bran is retained when processed. So it is highly nutritive and packed with Vitamin B and other nutrients. It is a good option for a healthy diet.
This dessert is a special festive sweet in SouthIndia. This is offered as prasadam or neivedyam for Poojas of our Deities.
Very simple and delicious sweet you have to know!
Ingredients:
Red rice flakes one cup  White sugar half cup Jaggery powder half cup Cardamom powder half soon Edible camphor tiny bit Cow ghee half cup Raisins one tablespoon Almond flakes one tablespoon Adeuate water to cook red rice flakes.
Procedure:
Heat the fry pan and roast the red rice flakes for a minute in one spoon of ghee. Set aside to cool down. Add three cups of water with a spoon of ghee in a separate frying pan and…