How to make Walnut Phirni in Chocolate Cups -

Chocolate and walnuts make a great combination, and when walnut phirni is served in chocolate cups it is divine

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Mummy Ka Magic.

Main Ingredients : Walnuts (अखरोट), Dark chocolate (डार्क चॉकलेट)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Mithais

For more recipes related to Walnut Phirni in Chocolate Cups checkout Chocolate Walnut Burfi, Walnut Oatmeal Laddoos - SK Khazana. You can also find more Mithais recipes like Moongphalli ka Halwa Chhenna Murki Kong Firin Moong Dal Halwa

Walnut Phirni in Chocolate Cups

Walnut Phirni in Chocolate Cups 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 : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Walnut Phirni in Chocolate Cups Recipe

  • Walnuts 1/2 cup

  • Dark chocolate , melted 2 cups

  • Full fat milk 1 litres

  • Rice , soaked for 30 minutes and drained 3 tablespoons

  • Sugar 3/4 cup

  • Green cardamom powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Saffron a few strands

  • Chocolate cigars to garnish

  • Fresh mint sprigs to garnish


Step 1

To prepare chocolate cups, fill silicon moulds till ¾ full with melted dark chocolate. Swirl to coat all sides and drain extra chocolate. Keep them in the refrigerator for 5-10 minutes or till set.

Step 2

Put walnuts in a grinder jar and grind coarsely.

Step 3

Boil milk in a deep non-stick pan.

Step 4

Transfer walnuts into a bowl. Put drained rice in the same grind jar and grind coarsely.

Step 5

Add both rice and walnuts to the boiling milk and cook, stirring continuously till the rice gets cooked and the mixture thickens. Scrape the sides occasionally and mix well. Stir continuously so that no lumps are formed.

Step 6

Add sugar, green cardamom powder and saffron strands, mix and cook for 2-3 minutes on low heat. Remove from heat and let it cool down to room temperature.

Step 7

Demould chocolate cups from the silicon moulds and place on a serving platter.

Step 8

Fill up each chocolate cups with phirni. Garnish with chocolate cigars and mint sprig. Serve immediately.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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