Gujarati Dessert - Basandi

Gujarati Dessert - Basandi

Want to learn a unique Gujarati dessert recipe? We have for you a yummy Basundi recipe full of the goodness of calcium and protein.

Ingredients: 1 ½ ltrs full fat milk, 3/4 cup sugar, 1/2 tsp cardamom powder, a few almond and pistachio slivers, a few saffron (kesar) strands


1. Bring the milk to a boil. Reduce the flame and simmer till the volume is reduced to half, while stirring occasionally.

2. Add the sugar and cook on a slow flame for approximately 25 minutes or till the milk thickens, stirring continuously and scraping the sides of the pan.

3. Add the cardamom powder and cook on a slow flame for another 20 minutes.

4. Serve warm or chilled, garnished with pistachio, almond slivers and saffron.

Superb, isn’t it? Come on – try it out right now!