Gulab Jamun .

How to make Gulab Jamun .
BY Pallavi Kapri on April 12, 2021
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Gulab Jamun is a very popular Indian sweet. Gulab jamun is a beloved Indian dessert consisting of fried balls of a dough made from milk solids and semolina, soaked with an aromatic syrup spiced with green cardamom, rose water, saffron, and more.

Ingredients for Gulab Jamun Recipe

Mawa (khoya) 1 1/2 cups
Chenna 1/4 cup
Soda bicarbonate 1/4 teaspoon
Refined flour (maida) 3 tablespoons
Green cardamom powder 1/4 teaspoon
Sugar 2 cups
Ghee to deep fry.


Step 1

Grate khoya and mash chenna and keep aside. Mix the two along with soda bicarbonate, refined flour, green cardamom powder and a little water to make a soft dough.

Step 2

Divide into sixteen equal portions and shape into balls. Prepare a sugar syrup with sugar and two cups of water. Clear the syrup by removing the scum, if any.

Step 3

Heat ghee/oil in a kadai. Add the balls and deep fry on low heat till golden in colour. Drain and soak in the sugar syrup for atleast fifteen to twenty minutes before serving.