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Sunday, November 11, 2012

Kaju Katli | Cashew Burfi & crossed 2,00,000 hits :)

For the past two weeks,I found tremendous collection of sweets pouring down in the blogosphere and in fact each one is still busy making these for Diwali,a festival of lights.But to me,I just made them to satisfy my sweet tooth.So,today's recipe is the famous Kaju Katli and my favorite too.Also,I would like to share that my space has crossed 2 lakh hits a day ago.Thanx to all my frequent visitors of the space and your inspiring thoughts have always boosted me to cook more and more.Hoping to see you all in my ongoing journey with recipes.So,what more do you need to celebrate the day??:-)I had posted the Badam Katli recipe sometime back,the recipe remains the same except for badam I replaced it with cashews.And this is the simplest recipe to make katlis,no churning sugar to one string consistency and no long process of preparation.So,enjoy making this simple sweet at home for Diwali !!


Ingredients
cashews 1 1/2 cup
granulated sugar 3/4 cup(refer notes)
milk 2 tbsp
ghee 1 tbsp
cardamom powder 3/4 tsp



Method
-Blend the cashews in a blender until smooth.Check not too over blend,otherwise it starts to stick with the blades.Keep aside,Powder the sugar and mix the two in a bowl without lumps.
-Heat the ghee in a pan and add the powdered mix into it.Add the milk and cardamom powder.
-Keep stirring with a wooden spoon until the sugar is melted and the mixture starts to leave the sides and from the pan.It forms a dough like.(takes 7-9 minutes)
-Remove the mixture on a large piece of parchment paper.Fold the parchment paper or use another parchment paper to cover the top of the mixture.
-Roll using a rolling pin or a fondant smoother to level the mixture to 1/4 " thickness.Then,using a pizza cutter or a knife and cut out diamond shapes.
-Cool and break in pieces,serve !!


Servings~ 18 pieces

NOTES
* You can use powdered sugar too for the recipe.
* I usually powder the cardamom along with sugar.Remove the skin and add the cardamom to the sugar.




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57 comments:

Teena Mary said... Best Blogger Tips

wow Congrats..that is amazing!! Keep going on Julie :) Sweet is perfectly made & I feel like taking one right away ;) YUMMY!!! YUMMY!!!

runnergirlinthekitchen.blogspot.com said... Best Blogger Tips

Congratulations!! And lovely recipes to celebrate!

Familycook said... Best Blogger Tips

With so many awesome recipes with awesome pics, you deserve lot more hits:) Congrats and sending more luck your way!

Manju said... Best Blogger Tips

Wow Julie...that looks so pretty!! and same pinch...my next post is also Kaju Katli :-) But I made mine smaller and thicker than the beautiful long and thin ones u made...Loved urs!!

Regards,
Manju

Chitra said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats :) Kaju katli looks great. Happy diwali :)

Roshu said... Best Blogger Tips

Love ur presentation and clicks.....yummy n delicious burfis

Nivedhanams Sowmya said... Best Blogger Tips

congrats Julie!!! wishing many more milestones to celebrate!!! kaju katili looks awesome!!
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Suja said... Best Blogger Tips

wow... one of my most favorite sweet.. love it.. looks mouthwatering..

Jasna Varcakovic said... Best Blogger Tips

Great milestone; great recipe!

Ganga Sreekanth said... Best Blogger Tips

julie adipoli aayittundu. . .congrats. . .

Deeksha said... Best Blogger Tips

Congratulations Julie.
Kaju katli looks super perfect and delicious.

Swathi Iyer said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats Julie, kaju katili looks delicious. Love your sweet collections too.

Veena Theagarajan said... Best Blogger Tips

Yummy Kaju Katli
Happy Diwali to you and ur family
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Vimitha Anand said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats on the milestone dear and the katli looks so yummy and inviting.

Abraham Chacko said... Best Blogger Tips

congratulations julie.... god bless you in the future

♥LOVE2COOK MALAYSIA♥ said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats on the hits! Burfi looks too tempting ya...love it!

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Priya said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats Julie, way to go dear. Keep rocking..

Kaju katlis,my all time favourite sweet,you have prepared them prefectly..

Sebeena Loyd said... Best Blogger Tips

A big congrats on your hits and pic looks absolutely stunning. No doubt about the taste... You have got nice set of recipes.....want to see more of it.

cookingvarieties said... Best Blogger Tips

hi julie, the sweet dessert looks so sweet in color and shape- must be delicious. Happy diwali to you and family, if ever you celebrate- sorry, i am not too sure, cos your name is julie. have a nice day

Swasthi said... Best Blogger Tips

Thanks for sharing this lovely collection Julie, Congrats for the good page hits.

Babitha costa said... Best Blogger Tips

Beautiful kajus,congrats for the page counts,more to go

Beena.stephy said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats dear awesome burfi

Recipe world said... Best Blogger Tips

Nice recipe dear..Katli looks mouthwatering. Congrats on your milestone :)

What's Baking?? said... Best Blogger Tips

Oooo...I love to try this..I love cashews..Happy Diwali to you and family, Julie.

PT said... Best Blogger Tips

congrats on your milestone :) i love this anytime..

Priya R said... Best Blogger Tips

Julie I am so confused as to which one i like :) i am loving the kaju the best :D and congrats on your milestone and being a person to look up to, your recipes are indeed fool-proof cos i have tested them myself... tried your grape jam and khara biscuit :) both were so delicious... Wishing you and your family a very happy Diwali :)

Suja Manoj said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats dear,keep rocking..love the kaju katli,perfectly made..wonderful collection of recipe,all delicious.

Treatntrick Treat and Trick said... Best Blogger Tips

What a great collection of sweets you have here. Congrats dear and Happy Diwali to you and family!

divya said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats...looks yummy n delicious...

Sangeetha said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats Julie on your milestone...wishing u many more in future...kaju katli is our family fav too...u have made it perfectly...loved ur recipe collections, Wishing U n Ur family a very happy n blessed Diwali!!

Sangeetha Priya said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats dear for ur 2L hit n wish to achieve more n more...The katli looks inviting!!!

Love to Experiment said... Best Blogger Tips

Awesome collection of sweets, Julie. I am in love with all of them. You've made it hard for me to choose from.

Love to Experiment said... Best Blogger Tips

And congrats on your 2 lakh hit. It shows you have an amazing space dear :)

Nagashree said... Best Blogger Tips

COngratulations on your milestone Julie. kaji katlis look great. These are my daughter's favorite.

Latha Madhusudhan said... Best Blogger Tips

Happy Diwali!!

Wish I could pick up few sweets they are like tempting me....Yummy and gr8 collection.

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Bhavna Bagri said... Best Blogger Tips

kaju katli looks so perfect....congrats for milestone...wish u a very happy Diwali!!!

Reshmi Mahesh said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats on ur milestone dear...Kaju katli looks super yummy and perfect...Nice collection dear...Happy Diwali to u and ur family...:)

Ganga Sreekanth said... Best Blogger Tips

delicious n mouthwatering ..Happy Diwali to you and ur family.

Shabbu said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats Julie..Tempting and lovely recipe..

Rosh said... Best Blogger Tips

Stunning! Such an irresistible and tempting collection of sweets! Happy Diwali!

Lizy said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats on yet another milestone..you are on a roll girl! Love the kaju katli..I usually powder cashews with sugar. so they don't stick to the blades..gotta make this tonight!

Rekha said... Best Blogger Tips

wow awesome recipes..
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Kitchen Queen said... Best Blogger Tips

yum yum yummy.

PrathibhaSreejith said... Best Blogger Tips

Awesome, Congrats dear!!Kaju Katli looks perfect n yum!! Very beautifully presented.
And lovely collection of delicacies.
Wishing you and family a very Happy Diwali!!

Asiya Omar said... Best Blogger Tips

Wow! yummy.
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Divya Pramil said... Best Blogger Tips

Wow congrats on reaching 2 lakh hits Julie :) Wish you more and more success and hits :) Keep rocking..All those sweets there are a real visual treat!! Great job dear and good collection :) Loved the kaju katli and the best thing is it doesn't need any sugar syrup consistencies :)
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Zareena said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats for the milestone dear. A perfect sweet for celebration.

Ambreen (Simply Sweet 'n Savory) said... Best Blogger Tips

Congratulations Julie! Keep up the great work! Yummy kaju katli recipe, delicious looking treats. Happy Diwali to you :)

Kaveri Venkatesh said... Best Blogger Tips

Congratulations on your milestone Julie...Very nicely made katlis..one of my favorites..
Belated Diwali Wishes to you and your family..

Lovely collection of recipes

Jaleela said... Best Blogger Tips

Congratulations// all sweets looks tempting julie

Hema said... Best Blogger Tips

Perfect Katlis, and congrats Julie..

Jemini said... Best Blogger Tips

congrats Julie.... tempting kaju katli

Biny's Recipes said... Best Blogger Tips

julie congrats on achieving the milestone....kaju katli is an exotic loved sweet....nice clicks

Vrinda said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats n awesome burfi...

Tisa Jacob said... Best Blogger Tips

THIS will be bookmarked , along with your mango coconut burfi. Too good. And wow, Julie you've reached the millionaire club, congratulations blogger buddy and my very best wishes to you!

Faseela Noushad said... Best Blogger Tips

Congrats dear,.....great n perfect burfi...

Mina Joshi said... Best Blogger Tips

Congratulations. Love the diamond shaped barfi.