Malida(Afgan sweet) | How to make Malida(Afgan sweet)

By Reena Andavarapu  |  4th Apr 2018  |  
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About Malida(Afgan sweet) Recipe

It's a whole wheat Afghan sweet made with leftover chapatis, sweetened with jaggery and flavoured with cardamon and dry nuts. Have it as a snack at tea time or pack it in your kids lunch box for a quick boost of energy.

Malida(Afgan sweet)

Ingredients to make Malida(Afgan sweet)

  • Leftover chapatis - 4
  • Chopped dry nuts (almonds, cashew) - 2 to 3 tbsps
  • Dry Black current / cranberries - 1 to 2 tsp (optional)
  • jaggery - 3 tbsp grated
  • ghee - 1 tbsp
  • Cardamon powder - 1/2 tsp

How to make Malida(Afgan sweet)

  1. Tear the leftover chapatis and pulse to coarse powder in a grinder.
  2. Add the cardamon powder and grated jaggery and pulse again for a nice mix
  3. Roast the chopped nuts and berries in ghee
  4. Invert the coarse wheat mixture in a bowl. Add the fried nuts alongwith the ghee
  5. Now mix and make small lemon sized balls of the mixture
  6. Healthy and nutritious malida is ready to snack on

Reviews for Malida(Afgan sweet) (1)

Hema Mallik7 months ago

Would love to try this.