Kesri Pendaa

2 tablespoon dudh (whole milk)

some saffron


pound ghee (clarified butter)

1 cup saaker (sugar)

1 cup dudh (whole milk) or any combination of cream or half & half


6 cups milk powder

some elchi (cardamom powder)

1 tablespoon badaam (slivered almonds)

1.      Dissolve the saffron in scalding milk for about 15 minutes.

2.      Cook the clarified butter, sugar & milk together until the sugar is dissolved.

3.      Mix in the milk powder, saffron & cardamom. Cook on low heat for about 15 to 20 minutes. Let cool.

4.      Roll into 1" balls and flatten them to give shape. Place a sliver of almond in the center of each ball.


Source: Kishor