Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism | How to make Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism

By Amrita Iyer  |  9th Oct 2016  |  
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Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotismby Amrita Iyer
  • Prep Time

    15

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  • Cook Time

    45

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  • Serves

    6

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461

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About Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism Recipe

I linked 3 States together - West Bengal, Gujarat and Maharashtra! West Bengal is famous for Roshogulla the recipe for which I posted a couple of years back. Gujarat and Maharashtra are known for the absolutely delicious Basundi - a creamy thickened milk flavoured with Almonds and Saffron! The Roshogullas have the speciality of absorbing any liquid they are dunked in and so when they were dunked in mouthwatering Basundi, well people fell for the simplicity, the deliciousness and the taste of the great tasting dessert!

Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism by Amrita Iyer has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 6 people. You can find Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism takes 15 minutes for the preparation and 45 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism is a good option for you. The flavour of Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism recipe on the page below.

Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism

Ingredients to make Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism

  • For the Basundi :
  • 1 liter milk
  • 1/2 can (200 gms) Condensed Milk
  • 1/2 cup almonds - blanched and dried completely/3 tbsp Almond powder/almond meal
  • 2 tbsp powdered sugar (more as per taste)
  • 2 Tsp cardamom powder
  • 2 - 3 drops saffron essence (optional)
  • 7 - 8 strands of saffron
  • Other Ingredients :
  • 8 Roshogullas/Rasgullas - store bought or home made
  • 2 tbsp chopped pistachio
  • 2 tbsp chopped almonds

How to make Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism

  1. Powder the dried and blanched Almonds to a fine powder in the mixer. Sieve it out and keep aside.
  2. Heat milk, Saffron strands and almond powder in a heavy bottom pan till it reduces to half its original quantity. Add the condensed milk and mix well to amalgamate.
  3. Check for sugar and if you feel you require more then add the 2 tbsp and more if needed. Add the Cardamom Powder and essence and mix well. Keep aside to cool.
  4. Squeeze all the syrup from each Roshogulla and chop them into quarters and add to the prepared Basundi. Now add 1 tbsp each of the chopped Pistachios and Almonds and mix well.
  5. Cover and chill for 8 - 9 hours or overnight.
  6. Soak the clay pots (if using) in water for 2 - 3 hours and wash them well to remove any dust or dried clay. Fill 1/4 of the pot with the Basundi and float 3 - 4 of the Basundi soaked Roshogulla quarters on top.
  7. Sprinkle with the remaining chopped Pistachios and Almonds. Serve immediately!
  8. Enjoy the taste of 3 States!

Reviews for Unity in Diversity - A Navratri Mithai with the sweetness of patriotism (5)

sana Tungekara month ago

The look is te"tempting as always Wish we cud taste too!:blush::blush:
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Leela Patel7 months ago

So yummy
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Padma I2 years ago

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krishna v2 years ago

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Amrita Iyer2 years ago

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