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Malpua Recipe

How to make Malpua

About Malpua Recipe: A popular, pancake like Indian dessert from North India which is usually prepared on festivals and special occasions. An Indian dessert recipe, malpua is quite popular in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and parts of West Bengal with each having a different version of cooking it. Here is a recipe that has semolina and flour batter mixed with milk, fried in ghee and dipped in sugar syrup. A unique taste with combination of perfectly balanced sugar topped with chopped pistachios and almonds.

  • Total Cook Time 45 mins
  • Prep Time 15 mins
  • Cook Time 30 mins
  • Recipe Servings6
  • Medium

Ingredients of Malpua

  • For the batter:
  • 100 gram Flour
  • 100 gram Semolina
  • 100 gram Milk powder
  • 400 ml Milk
  • 10 gram Cardamom powder
  • For frying Ghee
  • For the syrup:
  • 400 gram Sugar
  • 1 gram Saffron
  • 5 ml Lemon juice
  • 100 ml Water

How to Make Malpua

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For the preparation:

Make a smooth batter with the listed ingredients.
Mix in the sugar, water, lemon juice and make the sugar syrup, add saffron.

For cooking:

Heat the ghee in a non stick pan, reduce the flame to medium.
Pour the equivalent of 3 tablespoons of batter into the ghee and cook.
Strain and soak the malpuas in the sugar syrup.
You can garnish it with almonds and pistachios.
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