How to make Mawa Rolls -

A rich mawa stuffing makes these rolls extra special.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from the book Wrap n Roll.

Main Ingredients : Refined Flour, Khoya

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Desserts

Mawa Rolls

Mawa Rolls Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Mawa Rolls Recipe

  • Refined Flour

  • Khoya 1 cup

  • Salt a pinch

  • Baking powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Soda bicarbonate 1/2 tablespoon

  • Powdered sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Khoya/mawa 1/4 cup

  • Milk 1 cup

  • Ghee for garnish

  • Stuffing

  • Khoya/mawa 800 grams

  • Powdered sugar 10 tablespoons

  • Milk 1/4 cup

  • Green cardamom powder 1 1/2 teaspoon

  • Pistachios roughly chopped 50

  • Almonds roughly chopped 50


Step 1

For the pancakes, sift flour, salt, baking powder, soda bicarbonate and sugar into a bowl. Add khoya and mix. Add milk and mix well. Ensure that there are no lumps. Correct consistency by adding more milk. Heat ghee in a pan.

Step 2

Put a ladleful of the batter and spread to medium thickness. Cook till done on one side then flip and cook on the other side. Transfer onto a plate and set aside. Make more pancakes with the remaining batter in the same way.

Step 3

For the stuffing, heat a kadai, add khoya, milk and powdered sugar and cook till soft. Add cardamom powder, pistachios and almonds and mix.

Step 4

Take the mixture off the heat. Place a pancake on a plate. Spread a little of the filling and roll. Make more rolls in the same way. Cut the rolls at a slant in the middle and serve hot.

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