Kheer kadam–Ras Kadam–Khoya Kadam Sweets–Festival Sweets Recipe

Ingredients –

  1. Whole milk – 1 liter
  2. Lemon – 1 (you can use vinegar also)
  3. Sugar – 1 Cup (as per your Taste)
  4. Khoya / Mawa – 1 cup
  5. Cardamom powder – 2 pinch
  6. Sugar – 1 tbsp.
  7. Food color (as per your choice )
  8. Coconut powder / roasted poppy seeds – for coating

Method –

  • Boil milk on medium heat.
  • When the milk starts boiling, add lemon juice or vinegar and gently stir the milk.
  • If the milk does not curdle within a short while, add little more lemon juice.
  • Place a thin muslin cloth over the colander or any other container.
  • Pour the curdle milk into the muslin cloth, drain all the water and squeeze off excess water.
  • Add little water to the paneer to wash away the lemon flavor.
  • Add few drops of food color and mix well.
  • Take small portion of chena in your hand and shape them into small balls.
  • Add 1 cup of sugar, 1.5 cups of water and cardamom powder into a pan.
  • Let it boil on medium heat.
  • When chasni started boiling, put  chena balls in boiling chasni and cook for 20 – 25 min.
  • Rusgulla is ready, turn off the heat and let it cool down completely.
  • Now separate the rusgulla from the sugar syrup.
  • Break the mawa and mash until its becomes soft.
  • Add sugar as per your taste and with the help of milk, make a soft dough.
  • Take coconut powder for coating  kheer kadam (you can also use roasted poppy seeds).
  • Take small portion of the dough, make it round like a small ball and flatten it.
  • Put the rasgulla inside the mawa and press it from all side.
  • Wrap the ball around the coconut powder.
  • Prepare all Kheer kadam like wise.
  • Kheer kadam is ready, keep all kheer kadam into the fridge for 30 minutes.

Khoya Gulab Jamun(खोया का गुलाब जामुन)-How to make Homemade Gulab Jamun-Step By Step

Ingredients –

  1. Khoya or mawa – 2 cups
  2. Paneer / cottage cheese – 1 cup
  3. All purpose flour / maida – 2 tbsp.
  4. Semolina / suji – 1 tbsp.
  5. Cardamom powder – 1/2 tsp.
  6. Chopped dry fruits for stuffing (as per your taste)
  7. Food color ( optional )
  8. Baking powder – 1 tsp.
  9. Vegetable oil / ghee for frying sweets
  10. Sugar – 2.5 cups (as per your taste)

Method –

  • Mash the khoya with your palm until it becomes soft and smooth.
  • Mix paneer, semolina, maida and baking powder.
  • Now mix everything well and knead until it becomes soft.
  • Soft and smooth dough is ready, keep it aside for 20 minutes.
  • You can use this dough for kala jamun, khoya gulab jamun and langcha.
  • Take 2 tbsp prepared dough to bind the stuffing, mix dry fruits, food color, cardamom powder and 2 tsp sugar.
  • Mix everything really well and keep it aside. 
  • Add sugar, cardamom powder and 2 cups of water into the kadhai on medium heat.
  • Let the sugar dissolve in the water completely.
  • Keep the syrup gooey in texture, don’t make it too thin.
  • Once sugar chasni is boiled, turn off the heat.
  • Take small amount of dough, roll the dough into round shape and flatten it with your fingers.
  • Top up with some stuffing and close really well.
  • Prepare rest of the Gulab jamun in the same way.  
  • Heat the oil in a pan/kadhai to medium heat.
  • Fry all the Gulab Jamun balls in the heated oil.
  • Keep stirring until it turns golden in color. 
  • Once ready, transfer into a kitchen or absorbent tissue.
  • Fry all the gulab jamun in the same way.
  • Leave fried Gulab Jamun for 10-15 minutes in sugar chasni.
  • After 15 minutes, take out all the Gulab Jamun into a bowl.
  • Gulab Jamun is ready, you can garnish with Pista powder, coconut powder, etc.