Doodh Peda is a very common milk sweet in any sweet stalls. Traditionally, it is prepared using constant stirring of milk which will result in khova which is rolled to make a peda. This traditional method might be a difficult task for many of us and obviously it is time consuming. We can prepare this mouth-watering yummy sweet instantly using condensed milk and milk powder and this method hardly takes 15 minutes to complete the whole process and we could have delicious peda served in no time. Most of us have seen a light yellow colour in peda and this is because of the addition of saffron thread. We could also pack these peda as a gift and present it to anyone.
Ingredients for dough:
Sweetened Condensed Milk 1 tin (397ml)
Milk Powder 4 Cups *
Clarified Butter / Ghee 4 tablespoon
Cardamom Powder 1 teaspoon
Saffron Threads 5
Pistachios 2 tablespoon
* 1 cup = 250 ml capacity
1-Soak the saffron threads in the milk and keep it ready. Heat a pan with ghee.
2- Add condensed milk to the pan. Start stirring condensed milk till the milk and ghee gets incorporated fully. Add the milk powder to the pan.
3- Keep stirring till the peda mixture starts to get thicken. When the peda mixture gets thicken, add milk with saffron threads to the pan.
4- Again keep stirring till the whole mixture gets thicker and fluffy and roll like a ball without sticking on to the sides of the pan. Also we could notice that the peda mixture would have got a nice colour. Remove the pan from flame and allow the peda mixture to cool off till you can hold the mixture. Take lemon size quantity out of the mixture and make smooth ball and using your point finger just press a little in the middle to make an small impression.
5- Repeat this for rest of the dough. Garnish each doodh peda with chopped pistachios.
6- Pack this yummy Kesar Doodh Peda as a gift pack or treat your family with this delicious sweet.
You can easily prepare this mouth-watering yummy sweet at home and win the heart of your family. If you loved this recipe then please share this post with your family and friends!