Friday, July 22, 2011

Bhadam Paal Puri - Puri in Almond Milk


For the dough:
All Purpose Flour / Maida - 1 cup
Fine Rava / Semolina Flour - 1/4 cup
Powdered Sugar - 2 TBSP
Salt - 1/4 tsp
Cardamom Powder - 1 tsp
Ghee - 2 tsp

Oil for deep frying

Combine all the ingredients with enough water to a soft dough.

Take a lemon sized dough and roll out into thick disc.
Spread little ghee on the disc and sprinkle some rice flour.
Make a slit in the center and roll the edges to one end to another end.
Keep the rolled dough straight to flatten and roll into thick discs using rice flour.
Deep fry the discs until golden brown. 

For the milk:
Almonds - 1/4 cup
Milk - 2 cups
Sugar - 1 cup
Pinch of Saffron (soaked in 2 TBSP of warm milk)
Chopped  Almonds for garnishing

Soak almonds in hot water for 1 hour and remove the skin.  Grind the almonds with enough water into a thick paste.
In a sauce pan, bring the milk to a boil.  Add the sugar and keep stirring until the sugar dissolves.
Let it simmer for 15 minutes.  Add the ground almond paste and mix well.  Simmer it for another 5 minutes.
Add the saffron and mix well.

To Serve:
Place the puri in a serving dish and pour the hot almond milk over it.  Garnish with chopped almonds.
Let it soak for 5 minutes before serving.


  1. Wow, that is a very very new recipe and sounds mouth watering n superb :)
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  2. wow, that sounds super delicious :)

  3. We prepare this on Bogi (a day before pongal - harvest festival)my fav one.. urs lookss so yumm..

  4. looks so delicious..have always wanted to try even more tempted now..

  5. Delicious dish,looks so tempting and mouthwatering.

  6. oh so new and interesting one to me... lov it...

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  7. Oh wow.. i don't think i've tasted this but must be fabulous.

  8. oh this looks so yummy and rich :)

  9. That looks soo delicious!! always wanted to try this:-) Yummy

  10. Wow this looks so delicious and tempting, I could have one right now:-)

  11. Latha,Thanks for stopping by at my blog and your kind comments. I have added myself to your list of followers and look forward to exciting new recipes. This puri in almond milk sounds and looks absolutely lip smacking.Thanks for introducing me to this novelty:)

  12. super derlicious...simply lov it...

  13. I have heard about this,nice recipe,looks so delectable!

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    Very interesting and innovative recipe. Looks delicious, spicy and yummy. I appreciate for your wonderful presentation.
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  15. that very impressive .. so beautiful and looks so delicious ..


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