Jalebi | How to make Jalebi

By Aayushi Manish  |  25th Feb 2016  |  
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About Jalebi Recipe

Yummiest street food, sweet.

Jalebi, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Jalebi by Aayushi Manish will definitely help you in its preparation. The Jalebi can be prepared within 1440 minutes. The time taken for cooking Jalebi is 45 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 5 people. The recipe details out how to make Jalebi step by step. The detailed explanation makes Jalebi so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Jalebi 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 Jalebi from BetterButter.


Ingredients to make Jalebi

  • Refined flour (maida) 1 1/2 cups
  • Pure ghee/oil for frying
  • sugar 2 cup
  • milk 1 tablespoon
  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon
  • saffron strands (optional)
  • water 2 cup for syrup + 1 1/2 cup for batter

How to make Jalebi

  1. In a big bowl, add maida and water. Using a hand beater, whisk the batter for 20-30 minutes till it become smooth. Keep in a warm place to ferment overnight.
  2. Next day beat the batter again for 5-10 minutes.
  3. Using water and sugar make one string consistency syrup. Add milk while boiling and clean the syrup by removing the scum using a spoon or a ladle.
  4. Add green cardamom powder and a few saffron strands for flavor. Keep the sugar syrup warm.
  5. Transfer the batter in a squeezy bottle or a ziploc bag or cloth using to prepare the Jalebi. Heat oil or ghee on medium heat to fry the jalebis.
  6. Make a spiral shape and fry the jalebi from both sides till it becomes golden and crisp. Dip in the warm sugar syrup and serve hot.

My Tip:

Sugar syrup should be lukewarm.

Reviews for Jalebi (3)

Swati Dubeya year ago


Sonal sonsa year ago

yum crispy jalebies....I like very few sweets but this is one of them

Shoba Bharathraja year ago