Website of the Year India 2015

Festive Besan Mysore Pak Recipe

Festive Besan Mysore Pak is a popular Indian Dessert
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Festive Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Slow Cook Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 5 based on 100 votes


  • Besan flour - 1 cup
  • Sugar - 2 cups
  • Ghee - 1.5 cups
  • Water - 1/2 cup
  • Elaichi powder - 1 tsp
  • How to Make Festive Besan Mysore Pak:

    1. Fry the besan flour in some ghee until it turns golden.
    2. In another bowl, put the sugar and water to boil.
    3. When the sugar syrup reaches one string consistency, put it to simmer, add the fried besan flour and stir.
    4. Add the remaining ghee bit by bit and keep stirring.
    5. Wait for the mixture to start leaving the sides of the bowl.
    6. When it does, take a little portion of the mixture in your hand and press, it should become like cake.
    7. Remove the mixture from the flame immediately and pour on a greased plate.
    8. Flatten the mixture quickly.
    9. Use a greased knife to cut the mixture into pieces before it cools down.
    10. The pieces will become hard soon.
    11. Garnish with elaichi powder.


    Bawarchi of the Week

    Shruti J

    Shruti J

    Shruti J has always been a food lover, but a break in her professional career gave her a chance to take a plunge into the fascinating culinary world. Shruti loves adapting recipes, adding her own 'SJ Element' to it and taking it to a whole new level.

    know more