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Gulab Jamun Recipe
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Friday, 03 July 2009
Description Gulab Jamun is a very popular Indian dessert. Gulab Jaman are widely available in most Indian Restaurants. Follow our easy and simple Gulab Jamun Recipe to make these yummy Indian desert. Gulab Jamun is popular Indian sweet dish. Learn how to make Gulaab Jamun by following this easy recipe.
At a glance
Cooking Method
Course / Dish
Main Ingredient
*  1 cup All Purpose Flour
*  2 pinch Soda Powder
*  100 gms Ghee
*  3/4 Liter Full fat Milk
*  6 Cardamoms (crushed)
*  1 tbsp Sugar
*  2 Pinch Saffron

For Syrup:
*  3 cups Sugar
*  3 cups Water

For Garnishing:
*  Grated Almond
*  Grated Pistachio
  • Boil the milk till it reduces to half cup.
  • Once it has Cooled, add soda powder and 1tbsp sugar.
  • Mix properly and make it smooth paste.
  • Slowly add flour and prepare a fine dough.
  • Leave it for an hour.
  • Apply little ghee on the palms.
  • Make small balls from the prepared mixture.
  • Pour ghee in a pan and heat.
  • Fry the balls in ghee on a low flame.
  • Boil water with equal amount of sugar. Also add cardamom and saffron.
  • Put the fried balls in this solution.
  • Remove after 3-4 hours.
  • Garnish with grated almond and pistachio
  • Gulab Jamun are ready to be served.
Additional Tips
Gulab Jamun are often eaten as a dessert, and usually eaten at festivals or major celebrations, such as marriages, Diwali and Eid Al Fitr.