How to make millet payasam recipes

Thinai Payasam | Foxtail millet Kheer

Thinai Payasam | Foxtail millet Kheer

So, as we gear up for the festive season of Navarathiri, I decided to try out something sweet with foxtail millet (Thinai in Tamil) and came across the recipe in Padhu's Kitchen
Kodo millet/Barnyard millet -kheer (Varai payasam)

Kodo millet/Barnyard millet -kheer (Varai payasam)

The cooked millet is as shown in the image below. When you add the grind mix and bring it to boil make sure that it is cooked well else the kheer will turn like cake on cooling
Mango Millet Payasam/Foxtail millet Mango Kheer

Mango Millet Payasam/Foxtail millet Mango Kheer

We actually don't need a reason tomake one. In a way this kheer is way too healthy, with millets, mangoes and milk, never mind the little sugar that binds all the three together, just chill and enjoy
How To Cook Millets – Thinai, Varagu, Samai, Kuthiraivali, Kambu

How To Cook Millets – Thinai, Varagu, Samai, Kuthiraivali, Kambu

I will make a post on that separately. Thinai Payasam. But most of us are not sure about howto cook millet perfectly in a fluffy way like pulao, biryani or for making Indian style recipes like Pongal, upma, porridge, koozh with a mushy texture