Sheer Khorma


Sheer in Persian means milk and Khorma means dry dates. Sheer Khorma or Sheer Khurma is a rich creamy pudding cooked with vermicelli, nuts and dry dates. It is a delicacy mostly made at the time of Eid celebrations. It can be served warm or cold as a breakfast or dessert.

  • Medium
  • 6 person(s)
  • 35 Min


    • Milk1 litre
    • Cardamom powder½ teaspoon
    • Granulated sugar1 cup
    • Dry dates, sliced10-15
    • Pistachio, chopped½ cup
    • Ghee½ cup
    • Vermicelli250 grams
    • Almonds10 12
    • Pistachio10- 12
    • Dry dates, sliced4- 5


  • Heat milk in a medium pot over medium heat. Once heated add cardamom powder, sugar give it a stir.
  • Then cook on low flame for about 5-10 minutes.
  • For vermicelli: In a frying pan heat ghee and roast vermicelli.
  • Once roasted add them in boiled milk and cook.
  • Add sliced dry dates and cook until tender.
  • Then add chopped pistachio and stir for 2 minutes.
  • Garnish with almonds, pistachio and dry dates and serve.
  • Enjoy! Please give us your feedback in the comments below.
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