Turkish Delight

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Total Time:
45-60 minutes
Serves: 2
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Difficulty: Hard

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  • 30 gms - Butter
  • 4 tbsp - Corn Flour
  • 15 gms - Crystal sugar for making icing
  • 2 - Egg whites
  • 5 gms - Food colour for the icing
  • 1 tbsp - Lime juice
  • 450 gms - Sugar
  • 1 tsp - Vanilla essence
  • 2 cups - Water

How to Make Turkish Delight

  • Mix water and sugar in a bowl and boil it until it forms a sticky syrup.
  • Now mix the corn flour in a little water and add the mixture to the syrup, and stir.
  • Add the lime juice and vanilla essence to it.
  • Then pour the syrup in a greased plate, lined with butter paper.
  • Then let it cool and cut into squares.
  • For the Icing:
  • Beat the whites of 2 eggs, with 4 spoons of icing sugar, until it forms a hard icing.
  • Mix the food color to the icing.
  • Now dip the corn flour syrup pieces into the icing and sprinkle some crystal sugar on it.
  • Recipe Courtesy: Mangalorean Recipes