Shufta | How to make Shufta

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ByMehak Joshi
Created on 23rd Dec 2015
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  • By Mehak Joshi
    Created on 23rd Dec 2015

About Shufta

This is a traditional Kashmiri recipe. I got inspired from my Aunt-in-law when I first heard about this on the TV show 'Lost recipes'. This recipe takes us centuries back into the Kashmiri culture.

Shufta is a mouthwatering dish which is perfect to serve at any occasion. It is a recipe of Jammu and Kashmir cuisine which is very famous in the whole worldwide. This is very amazing in taste and it contains a lot of health benefiting nutrients. It is a quick and easy recipe and you can easily prepare restaurant style Shufta at your home. Shufta by Mehak Joshi will help you to prepare the perfect Shufta at your home. You don't need any extra effort or time to prepare this. It just needs 10 minute for the preparation and 15 minute for cooking. Whether it is a grand party or a normal kitty party, it is a perfect dish to serve and to get the compliments from your guests. This recipe follows the perfect art of cooking that gives an amazing texture to this and differentiate it from other dishes. In the Better Butter recipes, you will find the step by step process of this recipe by which you can know how to make the delicious Shufta.

  • Prep Time10mins
  • Cook Time15mins
  • Serves10People
Shufta

Ingredients to make Shufta

  • 1 cup Ghee
  • 1 cup blanched Almonds
  • 1 1/2 cup cottage cheese
  • 1 cup chopped dates
  • 1 cup Raisins
  • 1 cup chopped coconut
  • 2 teaspoon elachi powder
  • 1 teaspoon Kesar
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 cup Water

How to make Shufta

  1. Cut the cottage cheese into 1 inch cubes. Heat ghee in a pan and deep fry these cubes.
  2. Deep fry the blanched almonds.
  3. Turn the heat low and add the chopped dates, raisins and coconut.
  4. Heat water in a pan and add sugar and boil once. Add elaichi powder into it.
  5. Add kesar in warm water and let it rest for 5 minutes. Meanwhile cover the pan and let it cook for 5 minutes.
  6. Add cottage cheese cubes and Kesar water.
  7. Stir and serve hot.

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Sujata Limbu2 years ago
Sounds amazing! would love to see an image of the same :D
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