How to make Singhade Ka Sheera -

Rich sweet made of water chestnut flour, especially for fasts.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Water chestnut flour, Sugar (चीनी)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Desserts

Singhade Ka Sheera

Singhade Ka Sheera 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 : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Singhade Ka Sheera Recipe

  • Water chestnut flour 1 cup

  • Sugar 1 cup

  • Pure ghee 3/4 cup

  • Milk 2 cups

  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Almonds slivered 7-8


Step 1

Heat ghee in a thick kadai and add singhada atta. Roast atta in ghee over low heat till it is fragrant and changes colour.

Step 2

Add one cup of warm milk and stir briskly so that no lumps are formed.Add sugar and mix well. Cover and cook on low heat till ghee separates.

Step 3

Mix in green cardamom powder and half of the almond slivers.

Step 4

Serve hot garnished with remaining almond slivers and if you desire, drizzled with hot ghee. 

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