Sweet Shakarpara

Served ColdServed Cold
Average based on 1 Ratings

Listed in : Vegetarian , Vegetarian Sweets , 30 Minute Recipes , Special Diets , Special Diets Jains

Servings: 5 Preparation time:
  • Rice Flour, White, Powder, Rice Flour Flour - 2 cups
  • Milk, Producer, Warm, hot Milk - 1/2 cup
  • Brown Sugar, Sugar - 1/2 cup
  • Til Sesame Seed, Gingelly Sesame seeds (til) - 2 tbsp.
  • Ghee, Ghee - 4 tbsp.
  • Salt, Common Salt, Rock Salt, Table Salt Salt - 1/2 tsp.
  • Oil or Ghee for deep frying

Instructions (Preparation Steps):

  • 1. Warm milk . Add ghee and sugar and stir till well dissolved.
  • 2. Add this mixture to the flour and bind to a hard dough.
  • 3. Add sesame seeds and knead well. Divide the dough into large balls.
  • 4. Roll out on a board into thick rounds. Cut into small diamond shaped pieces.
  • (This can be done by cutting it horizontally into strips and then cut it across in a slanted fashion)
  • 5. Deep fry in hot oil till light brown in color.

Cook's Tip:
If a curry is too salty, make little balls of wholemeal dough balls, put them in the curry and simmer for some time. These generally soak up some of the salt. You can then pick these up and discard.
Out of brown sugar? You can substitute 1 cup for 1 cup white sugar and ¼ cup molasses. Just reduce the other liquids in the recipe by about ¼ cup.
To retain the freshness in white flour, semolina and gram flour Store them in the refrigerator and they will remain fresh and insect-free for long.


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