Delicious Indian Traditional Caramel Spheres from Uttar Pradesh. Authentic Recipe of Peda.

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Things to know about Peda Recipe

The Indian Traditional Caramel Spheres or Peda is a sweet dish prepared with Khoya and garnished with nuts like pistachios. The dessert has a beautiful caramel color.

The word “Peda” means a sphere of dough or Khoya. The dish originated in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh. From Uttar Pradesh, the dessert spread to different parts of the Indian subcontinent.

Peda was introduced to South India by Thakur Ram Ratan Singh. He migrated from Lucknow to Karnataka and introduced the recipe.

There are other regional variations of the dish. These include Kandi Peda, which is a variety from Maharashtra. The sweet can be distributed on festivals or occasions and can also be consumed after meals.


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Peda – Indian Traditional Caramel Spheres from Uttar Pradesh

Local Recipe Name with Local Characters: पेड़ा
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— General Atributes of This Recipe:

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Main Ingredient Group Dairy, Milk
Spice Level No Spicy Recipes
Dish Type Sweets
Main Cooking Method Boiled, Boiled (Simmering)

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Course Dessert
Servings 4 People
Calories / Serving 299 kcal

Ingredients
 

  • 200 grams (7.05 oz) Khoya – Khoa – Mawa – Khuwa
  • 1/2 cup White Sugar – Regular Sugar – Granulated Sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Ground Cardamom Powder
  • 3 tbsp Milk
  • 4 units Pistachio thinly sliced

Instructions
 

  • Grate the Khoya. Add it to a pan on medium flame.
  • Add sugar and cardamom powder.
  • Add milk.
  • Keep on stirring the mixture.
  • Pour the mixture on a steel tray.
  • Take small portions of the mixture and make small balls.
  • Flatten the balls and garnish with pistachios.

NOTES

Don’t immediately heat the Khoya when it is very cold.

— Specific Atributes of This Recipe:

Healthy Diet Recipe Vegetarian Recipes
Religious Cooking Halal Recipes

Nutrition

Calories: 299kcalCarbohydrates: 37gProtein: 10gFat: 13gSaturated Fat: 8gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0.1gCholesterol: 12mgSodium: 140mgPotassium: 30mgFiber: 0.2gSugar: 26gVitamin A: 250IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 358mgIron: 0.1mg
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