Sabudana khichdi recipe for Navratri fasting. Falahari Sabudana recipe with tips to make non-sticky sabudana khichdi. Maharashtrian style recipe with Step by step Video Recipe.
Sabudana khichadi is popular Maharashtrian breakfast. A delicious breakfast dish which is commonly available in many street food joints across Mumbai. Now it’s popular all over India and one of the simplest and tasty dishes one can cook.
Many people have asked me the sabudana khichdi becomes clumpy and sticky. I use a trick while soaking sabudana. When you soak sabudana right way you reduce the chances of sabudana sticking together.
Sabudana khichdi is also made in Navratri during Navratri fast. It is falahari recipe so which is also cooked and eaten for other fast/upvas. Like any other traditional recipes, ingredients for Sabudana khichadi recipe also change according to people’s personal preferences.
I make many variations, sometimes I add lemon juice for sourness some add amchur powder (mango powder). Depending on the mood I sometimes add fried potatoes, sometimes add boiled potatoes sometimes without potatoes.
How to make Non-Sticky Sabudana Khichdi
The most common problem people face while making khichdi is it becomes sticky very easily. My trick for making non-sticky Sabudana khichdi is soaking it right way. Many people say Soaking sabudana overnight or 5-6 hours of soaking is secret for non sticky sabudana khichdi.
I had tried many methods, but soaking sabudana in just enough water which barely covers it and keeping it for 2 ours is no fail method to cook non sticky sabudana khichdi.
This way all you get in the end is moist and supple sabudana pearls which are almost double in size than dry sabudana. Once you have soaked sabudana in right way you can use y0ur favorite ingredients to make sabudana khichdi.
If you like to try other sabudana recipes or Falahari recipes for Navratri you can try Paneer ki kheer (skip rasgulla), Makhane ki Kheer, Carrot kheer, sabudana vada, sabudana waffles and kacche kele ke kofte.
Sabudana Khichdi Recipe Video in Hindi