Thaen Mittai | How to make Thaen Mittai

By Tamil Selvi  |  1st Sep 2016  |  
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About Thaen Mittai Recipe

A sugar candy for kids.

Thaen Mittai, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Thaen Mittai by Tamil Selvi will definitely help you in its preparation. The Thaen Mittai can be prepared within 180 minutes. The time taken for cooking Thaen Mittai is 20 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 7 people. The recipe details out how to make Thaen Mittai step by step. The detailed explanation makes Thaen Mittai so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Thaen Mittai 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 Thaen Mittai from BetterButter.

Thaen Mittai

Ingredients to make Thaen Mittai

  • rice 1/2 cup
  • urad dal 1/4 cup
  • sugar 1 cup
  • water 1/2 cup
  • cardamoms- 2
  • saffron- few strands
  • Orange red food color- a pinch
  • oil- 1 tbsp

How to make Thaen Mittai

  1. Soak the rice and urad dal in water for 3 hours.
  2. Then drain the water and grind it to make a fine paste. Next add the food color with a little salt and mix it well together.
  3. Take a pan, add in sugar and water to make a sugar syrup. Then add in the saffron and cardamom, if you want you can add food essences as well for a good aroma.
  4. In a pan, heat the oil, once it's heated, make small ball shapes of the paste and fry them but don't allow them to turn brown in colour.
  5. Immediately dip these balls into the syrup and allow it to stand for 2 mins.
  6. Then transfer into a plate with sugar crystals, now pour the sugar on top of the candy.

My Tip:

You can store this for some days as well.

Reviews for Thaen Mittai (2)

Zeenath Muhammad Amaanullah3 years ago

i wud luv 2 taste it dea...:blush::blush::blush:

Taahira Laiq3 years ago

wow..homemade good