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Gulab Jamun Recipe

Gulab Jamun
How to make Gulab Jamun

Every Indian's favorite sweet. Made with paneer and khoya, these are small balls deep fried in pure ghee and rested in sugar syrup, brown from outside and soft, melting in mouth texture with in.

  • Total Cook Time 25 mins
  • Prep Time 10 mins
  • Cook Time 15 mins
  • Recipe Servings10
  • Medium

Ingredients of Gulab Jamun

  • For dough:
  • 150 gram Chena
  • 500 gram Dhaap Khoya
  • 1/2 tsp Green Cardamom Powder
  • 80 gram Refined Flour
  • Sugar syrup
  • 10 tbsp Sugar
  • For stuffing:
  • 10 gram Green Pistachio
  • For garnishing:
  • 40 gram Almonds, sliced
  • For frying:
  • Refined Oil

How to Make Gulab Jamun

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To make the gulab jamun balls, mix chena, dhaap khoya, refined flour and green cardamom powder in a smooth dough.
Keep it aside. Next to prepare the syrup for the Gulab Jamun.
For the syrup, add sugar and water in pot and put it on slow fire till it turns in a semi thick sugar syrup.
For the main step, even sized balls of the khoya mixture needs to be made.
While doing so, add chopped pistachio in the khoya balls.
Deep fry them in hot refined oil on a slow fire till they are nice dark brown in colour.
Immediately transfer the fried gulab jamuns into the hot sugar syrup. Keep them soaked in sugar syrup for at least 2 hours.
Serve hot garnished with sliced almonds.
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