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Telcha Recipe

Telcha is a popular Indian Dessert
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On :
Monday, 22 May, 2017
Category :
Festive Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Shallow Fry Recipe
Difficulty :
Medium
Preparation Time :
12 hours
Servings :
Serves 4
RATINGs :
Rated 5 based on 100 votes
5

Ingredients

  • For Filling:
  • 1/2 cup - Jaggery
  • 3/4 cup - water
  • 1 cup - rava (semolina)
  • 1/2 tsp - Cardamom
  • 10-12 - Saffron strands
  • 1/2 cup - desiccated coconut, grated
  • Ghee for shallow frying
  • For Dough:
  • 2 cups - fine Wheat flour
  • 1 tbsp - Ghee
  • Water
  • How to Make Telcha:

    1. Heat jaggery and water together.
    2. When fully dissolved and comes to a boil, keep aside.
    3. Roast rava gradually in heavy bottom pan, till aroma exudes.
    4. Keep aside to cool.
    5. Strain jaggery syrup carefully, leaving any muck behind.
    6. Add rava, mix, cover and keep aside overnight.
    7. The rava will have plumped considerably.
    8. Add coconut, cardamom, saffron, mix well.
    9. For dough:
    10. Mix flour and ghee.
    11. Add water, knead to a soft pliable dough.
    12. Cover and keep aside till required.
    13. To proceed:
    14. Take a ping-pong ball sized portion of dough.
    15. Roll out to 3 inch width.
    16. Place a heaped tsp of filling in centre of round.
    17. Bring edges together, sealing mixture in side a ball.
    18. Dust with dry flour, carefully roll to 5 inch diameter.
    19. Shallow fry on hot skillet. Roast to a crisp golden and serve hot.




     

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