How to make Malai Peda - SK Khazana -

Treat your kids to these made at home delicious and lovely looking pedas

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Whole milk (मलाईदार दूध/ होलमिल्क), Castor sugar

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Mithais

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Malai Peda - SK Khazana

Malai Peda - SK Khazana Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 41-50 minutes

Cook time : 41-50 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Malai Peda - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Whole milk 1 litres

  • Castor sugar 1/2 cup

  • Citric acid a large pinch

  • Cornflour 2 teaspoons

  • Almonds slivers for garnish

  • Pistachio slivers for garnish

  • Saffron strands for garnish


Step 1

Heat milk in a deep non-stick pan. When it comes to a boil, reduce heat and simmer till it is reduced half its original volume.

Step 2

Add castor sugar, mix and bring to a boil.

Step 3

Mix citric acid in 2 tablespoons water, add, mix and cook till it curdles slightly.

Step 4

Mix cornflour in 2 tablespoons water, add, mix well and cook till the mixture thickens and resembles khoya. Remove from heat and cool.

Step 5

Divide the mixture into equal portions, shape into small balls and flatten into pedas.

Step 6

Garnish with almond slivers, pistachio slivers and saffron and serve.

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