How to make Kaju Katli - SK Khazana -

A mithai that is served during most festivals is kaju katli and it is quite to easy to make

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Cashewnut powder (काजू का पावडर ), Sugar (चीनी)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Mithais

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Kaju Katli - SK Khazana

Kaju Katli - SK Khazana Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Kaju Katli - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Cashewnut powder 2 cups

  • Sugar 1 cup

  • Milk 1 tablespoon

  • Liquid glucose 1 tablespoon

  • Ghee 1 teaspoon to grease

  • Silver varq to garnish


Step 1

Heat a non-stick pan, add sugar and ½ cup water and bring to a boil. Add milk, mix and cook till sugar melts. Discard the scum that gathers at the sides and cook till the mixture reaches multi-string consistency.

Step 2

Add liquid glucose and ghee and mix well. Add cashewnut powder and mix till well incorporated.

Step 3

Transfer into a bowl. Grease your palms with some ghee and knead the cashewnut mixture till it resembles dough.

Step 4

Grease an aluminium barfi tray with some ghee. Put a portion of mixture and put into it and spread evenly with your hand. Further level the surface with a rolling pin. Trim the excess from the edges.

Step 5

Cover the top with silver varq and set aside to cool for 30 minutes.

Step 6

Cut into diamonds and serve.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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