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Preparation time: 10 minutes

Making time: 5 minutes

Serves: 4

 

Ingredients

  • 4 tbsp plain flour (maida)
  • 1/2 cup fresh cream
  • ghee for greasing and cooking
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tsp rose water
  • 2 pinches saffron (kesar) strands dissolved in 2 tsp milk
  • 1 tbsp almond (badam) slivers
  • 1 tbsp pistachio slivers

 

 

 

Method

For Sugar Syrup

  • Combine the sugar and ¾ cup of water in a broad non-stick pan, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 5 to 7 minutes or till the sugar syrup it of 1 thread consistency.
  • Add the rose water and switch off the flame.
  • Add the saffron-milk mixture, mix well and keep aside.

Process:

  • Combine the plain flour and fresh cream in a bowl and mix well till no lumps remain. Keep aside.
  • Heat a non-stick tava (griddle) and grease it lightly with little ghee, pour a little batter on a greased tava (griddle) and spread it evenly to make a 75 mm. (3”) diameter circle.
  • Cook on both the sides, using a little ghee, till it turns golden brown in color.
  • Dip the malpua in the warm sugar syrup.
  • Repeat with the remaining batter to make other malpuas.
  • Serve immediately garnished with almond and pistachio slivers.