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MILKCAKE

Milkcake is a sweet dessert prepared from Milk.  Sweet dishes from milk tastes good and very rich also.

Enjoy this Deepavali with Milkcake which is prepared instantly, easy, soft, very tasty sweet dessert.  It can be prepared in all festivals, parties, get together etc.,

Ingredients :
Thick Milk                                   1 ltr
Sugar                                            1/2 cup
Lemon Juice                                1 tbsp
Badam, Pistachios                       1 tbsp
Ghee                                             2 tsp
Elaichi/cardamom powder        ¼ tsp

Method :

Finely chop badam and pistachios and keep aside.  Grease a plate and keep ready.

Boil the milk by stirring to avoid burning at the bottom.

Milkcake

Now add lemon juice and keep stirring until it starts curdling.  Once milk starts curdling stop adding lemon and keep stirring.

Milkcake

You can also remove some whey (water content in the curdled milk) to reduce the tartness in Milkcake.

Milkcake

Keep stirring the curdled milk until the 3/4 whey in it is evaporated.

Milkcake

Add sugar to the mixture and stir for 3-4 mins.

Milkcake

Milkcake becomes little watery after adding sugar.  Keep stirring.
Lower the flame and boil for 2 mins with stirring.

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When the mixture thickens, Milkcake is done.

Now add ghee and elaichi powder and mix well.

Milkcake

Transfer the Milkcake into the greased plate and pat well to make even surface.

Milkcake

Sprinkle the chopped badam, pista on it, press gently and allow to cool.

Milkcake

Cut into desired shapes and serve.

Milkcake

Tips :
Use nonstick pan to avoid burning at the bottom.  You can add nuts of your choice in addition.  You can remove the whey from curdled milk and use it in other recipes or to make chapati dough etc.,  as whey is very rich in protiens.

HALBAI-RICE CAKE-HALUBAI

Halbai is a popular sweet dish of Karnataka.  It is prepared with rice and jaggery.  If you want to prepare instant, you can use rice flour.  Final outcome depends on jaggery. Sometimes Halbai may come out light sometimes dark but taste is tongue licking.  You can eat as many pieces as you want, you will not feel you are stuffed with more sweets.  One should be careful with the proportion and the final stage, else Halbai will come sticky.  It will not go waste you can eat.

Halbai is very easy to prepare, soft, tasty and liked by everyone.  It can be prepared in all festivals, functions and as well whenever you want to eat.
Let us see the ingredients required and the procedure of preparing Halbai.

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