Friday, November 5, 2010

Gujia

 Wishing you all a very happy Diwali :)

Ingredients:
For Crust
All purpose flour/maida- 1cup
Rava - 1tbsp
Oil -2tbsp
Warm water- as required
For Filling
Milk powder - 1cup
Whipping cream -1/2cup
Dessicated coconut - 1/2cup
Almonds,sliced - 1/4cup
Sugar - 2tbsp
Cardmom powder - 1/2tsp
For Garnishing
Sugar - 1/2cup
Water - 1/4cup
Sliced almonds &pistachios - as reqd



Method:
Crust
In a bowl mix together maida,rava and oil.Add enough water to make a smooth dough.cover and keep it aside.
Filling
Heat a pan ,add whipping cream and milk powder.Cook on medium heat until the mixture starts leaving the sides.Switch off the heat and add coconut,almonds,sugar and cardmom powder.Mix well.Keep aside.

Mix 2tbsp of water with 1tbsp of maida to make a paste.set aside.

Making the Gujias
Knead the dough and divide into 20 equal sized balls.Roll each ball into about 4-inch diameter.
Dip your finger in the flour paste and spread it around the rim of the rolled dough,but just on the half the circle.
Put the filling in the center and fold it into a semi circle.Press the edges together with your fingers.Make sure the edges are completely sealed.Deep fry them in hot oil.

Garnishing
Boil the sugar and water on medium heat until the syrup is one thread consistency
Dip the gijias into the syrup and coat well.Place the gujias on a wire rack.Garnish the gujias with sliced almonds and pistachios while they are still moist with syrup.

Recipe Courtesy - manjulaskitchen.com

27 comments:

  1. Happy Diwali Sree,Gujia looks delicious...

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  2. Gujja looks so tempting...Happy Diwali to u too!

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  3. Gujia look sooo good and yum!! Happy Diwali to you and your family!!

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  4. Gujias looks absolutely stunning Sree,wishing u and ur family a happy and prosperous diwali dear..

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  5. I barely remember those from childhood. Yum!
    I wish you and your family a happy and prosperous Diwali.

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  6. Dear Sreelekha
    Thank you. Wish you and family a very happy Diwali. Goddess will bless you and forever.
    I love this sweet, but havent eaten for quite some time. WIll make soon.

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  7. your deepavali lights look so pretty..happy deepavali..gujiya looks yummy...

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  8. Delicious Gujias..so inviting
    Wish you and family a happy and prosperous Diwali

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  9. Happy Diwali to u and ur family .........

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  10. Njan ketitte illa ee peru..Diwali lights nanayitundu :) Sherikkum ..LOL

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  11. wow Happy Diwali Sree...Diyas ellam adipoli aytund, kannu edukane thonanilla..Gujiaum adipoli tto..Have a fun filled Diwali...

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  12. Sree adipoli Gujia. Vilaku vaichathu adipoli. Happy diwali to you and your family.

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  13. Wishing u and ur family a safe,happy and prosperous diwali dear..
    Gujiya is my all time fav..yours look super delicious n perfect!

    US Masala

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  14. adipoli da..new recipe to me.njan try cheyyamttoo..Wish u & ur family too happy & prosperous diwali..pinee ente therakoke kuresha kuresha ayeetheerinnu varunnu.:)

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  15. Love them...they look so perfect Sree...Lovely pics of diyas Happy Diwali to you and your family !

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  16. oh wow i once did Gujia too by may god yours looks way brilliant than mine happy Diwali :)

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  17. Lovely deepams Sree... Gujia also adipoli aayittunde..

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  18. tempting gujia's...delicious!!happy diwali!!

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  19. very lovely dear...

    happy diwali...

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  20. kandittu kothi sahikkan vayyallo?pls kurachu ingu tharumo??????????

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  21. Ente favorite annu gujiya..Adipoli, Sree..Kandittu sharikkum kothiyakunnu. Belated Diwali wishes to you and your family..

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  22. OMG! these are really droolworthy!

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  23. Hope u had awesome diwali celeberations..
    This looks amazing kto..i doubt njan kazhichittundo nnu

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  24. gujia looks amazing and perfect.. beautiful clicks dear.. thank for sharing !!

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