Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave

Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave

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Sabudana Khichdi is an all-time favourite Maharashtrian snack, which is often had for breakfast or supper. With a few small tweaks like using sendha namak instead of sea salt, it is also used to sustain oneself on a fasting day.

It always helps to know a few hacks that help make such popular dishes quicker! This recipe for Sabudana Khichdi in the Microwave is one such, which will help you make the dish within minutes.

Remember that the sago needs to be soaked for a long time, so plan ahead if you want to make this dish. Once you do the needful, it is quite a hassle-free recipe that you can make any day!

You can also try other quick and easy microwave recipes like Microwave Popcorn Made in A Bowl or Microwave Mug Dhokla .

Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave recipe - How to make Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave

Soaking time:  8 hours   Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 4 servings
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1 cup sago (sabudana)
2 tbsp oil
1/2 tsp cumin seeds (jeera)
5 curry leaves (kadi patta)
3/4 cup potato cubes
1/2 cup roasted and coarsely crushed peanuts
2 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)
1 1/2 tsp green chilli paste
2 tsp lemon juice
1 1/2 tsp sugar
salt to taste

For Serving
curds (dahi)

  1. Wash the sago. Drain and place them in a deep bowl, add approx. ½ cup of water and mix gently. Cover with a lid and keep aside for 8 hours.
  2. Combine the oil, cumin seeds and curry leaves in a microwave safe bowl and microwave on high for 1 minute.
  3. Add the potatoes, mix well and cover with a microwave safe lid and microwave on high for 5 minutes, while tossing it once in between.
  4. Add the soaked sabudana, peanuts, coriander, green chilli paste, lemon juice, sugar and salt, mix gently and cook on a medium flame for 3 minutes, while stirring once in between.
  5. Serve hot with curds.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy326 cal
Protein4.8 g
Carbohydrates42.5 g
Fiber1.9 g
Fat16 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium5.9 mg


Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave
 on 30 Jun 19 10:03 AM

Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave
 on 14 Apr 19 11:56 AM

what if the sabudana are still not soft.
Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave
 on 25 Nov 18 11:00 PM

I posted with one star. why this app is posting 5 star
Sabudana Khichdi in Microwave
 on 25 Nov 18 10:59 PM

in the step 4 it is written cook on medium flame for 3 minutes. please check how can cook on flame in microwave?