Guava Cheese/Perad | How to make Guava Cheese/Perad

By Gloria Fernandes  |  20th Dec 2016  |  
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  • Guava Cheese/Perad, How to make Guava Cheese/Perad
Guava Cheese/Peradby Gloria Fernandes
  • Prep Time

    15

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  • Cook Time

    45

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  • Serves

    8

    People

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About Guava Cheese/Perad Recipe

Guava cheese /perad or guava sweet is a very delicious sweet made from Guava and Sugar It is soft and chewy fudge like sweet

Guava Cheese/Perad is an authentic dish which is perfect to serve on all occasions. The Guava Cheese/Perad is delicious and has an amazing aroma. Guava Cheese/Perad by Gloria Fernandes will help you to prepare the perfect Guava Cheese/Perad in your kitchen at home. Guava Cheese/Perad needs 15 minutes for the preparation and 45 minutes for cooking. In the BetterButter app, you will find the step by step process of cooking Guava Cheese/Perad. This makes it easy to learn how to make the delicious Guava Cheese/Perad. In case you have any questions on how to make the Guava Cheese/Perad you can comment on the page below. The "What's cooking" feature on the BetterButter app can help you connect with our home chefs like Gloria Fernandes. Guava Cheese/Perad will surely satisfy the taste buds of your guests and you will get compliments from your guests.

Guava Cheese/Perad

Ingredients to make Guava Cheese/Perad

  • guava (big) riped 4 to 5
  • sugar 2 cups
  • lime juice 1tbsp
  • 1 tbsp butter/ghee
  • 2 -3 drops of pink colour

How to make Guava Cheese/Perad

  1. Wash the guava well and boil them in a pressure cooker for 2 whistles or in a vessel until soft .
  2. Cut them,scoop the seeds. Mash the pulp, or grind it to a pulp using your mixer/grinder .
  3. Boil the seeds with 1/2 cup water and grind it too.
  4. Weigh the pulp ,you need exactly the same amount of sugar ,if you get 2 cups pulp we need 2 cups sugar
  5. In a non stick pan or a thick bottomed vessel put the pulp and the sugar .
  6. Cook on low flame ,stirring with a wooden spoon .
  7. Once it begins to bubble add lime juice , few drops of colour and ghee/butter .
  8. Keep stirring constantly you will see that the mixture beings to thicken .
  9. To test if it's done drop a small drop of mixture in a bowl filled with cold water if the mixture disintegrates means it still needs to cook .
  10. Keep stirring till it gets thick and begins to stick to the spoon .
  11. Test the mixture again by dropping it in another glass of cold water ,if it forms a ball the mixture is ready.
  12. Remove the mixture on a well greased thali and spread with the spatula .
  13. Allow it to cool for 4-5 hours and then cut it into diamond or square shape

My Tip:

Make sure you sieve the pulp ,remove seeds if any . You can use pressure cooker pan to cook the mixture or a non-stick pan. Keep the flame low to medium and keep a check so that it doesn't stick to the bottom.

Reviews for Guava Cheese/Perad (1)

Shiva Pande2 years ago

Lovely, what an innovative and interesting recipe... it must be so flavourful... would love to try it out very soon...
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