Mishti Doi | How to make Mishti Doi

By Bindiya Sharma  |  22nd Jul 2015  |  
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About Mishti Doi Recipe

It is one of the most famous Bengali Dessert,very easy to make and rich in taste.

Mishti Doi, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Mishti Doi by Bindiya Sharma will definitely help you in its preparation. The Mishti Doi can be prepared within few minutes. The time taken for cooking Mishti Doi is 30 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 4 people. The recipe details out how to make Mishti Doi step by step. The detailed explanation makes Mishti Doi so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Mishti Doi can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Mishti Doi from BetterButter.

Mishti Doi

Ingredients to make Mishti Doi

  • 1 litre full cream milk
  • 2-3 cardamoms
  • 1/3 cup sugar (can add an additional 2 tbsp if you like it sweeter)
  • 2-3 tablespoons yogurt/curd for setting
  • some shelled chopped pistachios for garnishing

How to make Mishti Doi

  1. Heat milk in a heavy utensil on a medium flame.Keep stirring the milk (so that it doesn’t burn at the bottom) until it starts simmering and reduces a bit in quantity.
  2. Turn off the flame and add half amount of sugar into it.
  3. Heat a pan and add rest of the sugar into it to caramelize.Cook the sugar on a medium flame and keep stirring .
  4. When the sugar is caramelized, switch off flame(be careful, don't burn it)mix it with the milk .Let the mixture cool down for sometime.
  5. Take a small terracotta pot and add the yogurt for setting and the caramel milk to it.Cover the pot and place it in a warm place for 12-14 hours till set.
  6. Serve chilled.

My Tip:

Before adding yogurt into the milk for setting,make sure the milk is not too hot or too cold, just lukewarm.

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