Apple Rabadi, Diabetic Friendly

Low fat milk thickened with apple. The addition of nutmeg and cardamom blends well with the subtle flavours.

Try not to peel the apple, as much of the fibre is present in the peel and just below it.

Select sweet apples for this recipe, as sharp apples can split the rabadi bitter and so render it useless.

Also try other diabetic friendly Indian sweets like Paneer Kheer and Malai Peda .

Apple Rabadi, Diabetic Friendly

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Apple Rabadi, Diabetic Friendly recipe - How to make Apple Rabadi, Diabetic Friendly

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     3Makes 3 servings
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3 cups low-fat milk , 99.7% fat-free
3/4 cup grated apples (with skin)
1/4 tsp cardamom (elaichi) powder
a pinch of nutmeg (jaiphal) powder
1 tsp sugar substitute

  1. Bring the milk to boil in a deep non-stick pan and simmer it for 10 to 12 minutes, while stirring in between and scraping the sides of the pan.
  2. Add the grated apple, mix well and simmer for another 2 to 3 minutes, while stirring in between and scraping the sides of the pan.
  3. Add the cardamom powder and nutmeg powder, mix well and keep aside to cool.
  4. Once the rabadi¸ has been cooled, add the sugar substitute, mix well and refrigerate for at least 1 hour.
  5. Serve chilled.


  1. It is highly recommended that this recipe be relished by diabetics only occasionally and in small quantities. This is just a mere ‘treat’ and does not qualify for a regular diabetic menu.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy83 cal
Protein7 g
Carbohydrates12.9 g
Fiber0.7 g
Fat0.3 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium106.2 mg
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Apple Rabadi, Diabetic Friendly
 on 22 Jan 18 08:09 PM

Apple Rabadi, Diabetic Friendly
 on 07 Oct 17 12:15 AM

Apple Rabadi ( Diabetic Recipe)
 on 03 Apr 16 09:20 PM

i am vegan would this work with coconut milk or non dairy milk?
Tarla Dalal
04 Apr 16 01:08 PM
   Hi Pvm, Coconut milk will surely not taste good, you can try with non-dairy milk
Apple Rabadi ( Diabetic Recipe)
 on 01 Sep 12 10:35 AM

Tasty and be very careful to use sweet apples otherwise your milk will split.