Kaju Katli


#Rakshabandhan Special Recipe

Kaju katli or kaju barfi is a well known sweet in all over India, but it is extremely popular in north India. Kaju katli is a most demanding sweet during festivals like Diwali , Rakshabadhan. This delicious dessert recipe not only has awsome taste, but even easy to make also.

To prepare this sweet you need only three ingredients kaju, sugar and water. In Traditional way Kaju katli is garnished with silver vark, but this is not a compulsory ingredient, especially when you are preparing it at home.

So make your Rakshabadhan more special with these delicious Kaju Katli.

Ingredients

300 gram Kaju
1/2 cup + 2 table spoon sugar
1/4 cup water
1/2 tea spoon clarified butter for greasing the plate.
Silver vark (varak) optional

Instructions

1. To prepare kaju katli first of all you need to grind cashew like powder.

2. Now sieve this powder and set aside.

3. Take a non stick pan and add sugar and water in it.

4. Boil this mixture until sugar get dissolved in it.

5. Now add powdered cashew in it.

6. Cook it 5 to 6 minutes on low flame and stir continuously.

7. Meanwhile grease a plate.

8. When cashew mixture start to leave the pan, transfer it in to the greased plate and let it cool for 15 minutes.

9. Now take a butter paper and grease it.

10. Now place the kaju dough over the butter paper and fold the paper like, butter paper should be on top and bottom.

11. Now roll it to 1/4 inch thickness, remove the butter paper on top.

12. At this time apply the silver vark on that.

13. Set aside for about 30 minutes. Now cut into your desire shapes.

14. Now delicious kaju katli’s are ready to serve… Enjoy  and Happy Rakshabandhan😊

Milk Powder Chhena Burfi


*Milk Powder Chhena Burfi*

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Milk powder or khoya chhena burfi is a very delicious indian sweet.You can make it on any special occasion like Holi, Diwali , Rakhshabandhan or anytime whenever you are in mood to eat somthing sweet.It is very easy to prepare and very delicious in taste, for prepare this yummy sweet you just need chhena, milk powder, condensed milk, clarified butter, food color (optional) and some pistachios only. So lets celebrate this Rakshabandhan with this delicious indian sweet Milk powder chhena burfi.


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Ingredients

1.5 liter Milk

2 tbsp lime juice or white vinegar

1/2 cup sugar

1/2 cup milk powder

1 cup condensed milk

4 green cardamom (crushed)

3 tbsp clarified butter (ghee)

1 tbsp pistachios (chopped)

1/8 tsp saffron (optional)

1 or 2 drops yellow food color (optional).

 

Instructions.

1. We need to prepare chhena first. Boil the milk on high heat in a thick bottomed pan.

2. As soon as milk starts boiling turn the heat medium and then add white vinegar or lime juice in it. Keep on stirring the milk very slowly with a spoon.

3. In about 2-3 minutes complete whey will be seprated from chhena, pour the curdled milk into pan or bowl lined with a thin cotton napkin.

4. Once you are done adding all the curdle milk then bring together the edges of the cotton napkin and gently squeeze out the remaining whey from it.

5. Rinse the collected bundle of chenna in water, by this you will get rid of the after taste and smell of both lime juice or vinegar,keep a weight on the chenna bundle for 6 to 7 minutes.

6. Chenna is ready now.

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7. Now mash the chhena coarsely and add sugar, condensed milk, cardamom powder and ghee. Mix well.

8. Now heat the mixture in a thick bottom pan.

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9. When sugar completely dissolve add milk powder and cook on medium heat with constant stirring until the mixture become thick and starts leaving the sides of the pan.

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10. Switch off the flame and spread onto a greased plate. And garnish with pistachios and saffron.

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11. Cool and cut into squares or your desire shapes. And decorate with food color as shown in pictures. Now your delicious Milk powder chhena burfi is ready to serve……Enjoy & Happy Rakshabandhan.😊

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