Besan Mysore Pak

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Total Time:
45-60 minutes
Serves: 4
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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  • Besan - 1 cup
  • Sugar - 3 cups
  • Ghee - 2.5 cups
  • Ghee for greasing

How to Make Besan Mysore Pak

  • In a pan, melt ghee and continue keeping it in a simmer flame.
  • In another non-stick pan, take the sugar and add water just enough to soak the sugar.
  • Once the sugar syrup boils to a one-string consistency.
  • Add the besan and quickly stir.
  • Keep stirring and add hot ghee in between.
  • Continue stirring till there are sugar crystals and the mixture leaves the sides.
  • The indication to remove the mixture is when it starts leaving the sides and when you keep ladle idle, the mixture froths up.
  • Grease a plate with ghee.
  • Pour it on the plate and tap it so that it levels.
  • Cut it when it is slightly warm.