Rasmalai | How to make Rasmalai

By Sushreeta Supkar  |  22nd Nov 2015  |  
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About Rasmalai Recipe

This is a very delectable dessert prepared in India.


Ingredients to make Rasmalai

  • Milk - 2 litres
  • 1 tbsp vinegar
  • sugar - 1 teaspoon + half cup
  • sooji - 1 teaspoon
  • sugar solution - 1 cup sugar and 5 cups water
  • A pinch of elaichi powder
  • Few strands of saffron
  • A pinch of yellow food colour
  • Sliced almonds to garnish

How to make Rasmalai

  1. Curdle only 1 litre milk using the vinegar then drain the whey.
  2. Mash the chenna with 1 teaspoon sugar, 1 teaspoon sooji, elaichi powder and a pinch of yellow food colour. Make flat chenna balls. (They will double in size when cooked.)
  3. Boil 1 cup sugar along with 5 cups of water and dip the flat chenna balls into the boiling sugar syrup.
  4. Cook this on a high flame. After one whistle, lower the flame and cook it for another 5 minutes, then turn off the gas. Let it cool down completely.
  5. To make the milk syrup, boil the remaining 1 litre milk with sugar and saffron, make sure to reduce it to half. Let this also cool down completely.
  6. Lightly sqeeze the flat chenna balls and transfer them into the milk syrup.
  7. Garnish with sliced almonds and saffron, serve this rasmalai chilled.

Reviews for Rasmalai (3)

Ritika Jadhav3 years ago

Mice Makings

Sushreeta Supkar4 years ago


revathi prakash4 years ago

Yummy n very easy to make, thank u...

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