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Sohan Papdi

aditya28's picture
Sohan Papdi is a very popular Indian sweet . It is extensively used during diwali and other Indian festivals. It makes your celebration more delightful. Try and enjoy this sohan papdi recipe.
  Gram flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  All-purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Ghee 300 Gram
  Sugar 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cardamom seeds 1 Teaspoon

Point 1-Sieve both flours together.

Point2- Heat ghee in a pan.

Point3-Add flour mixture and roast on low heat till light golden.

Point 4-Keep aside to cool a little, stirring occasionally.

Point 5-Boil water and sugar together and bring the syrup to 2 1/2 thread consistency.

Point 6-Pour this immediately into the flour mixture.

Point 7-Beat well with a large fork till the mixture forms thread like flakes.

Point 8-Pour onto a greased surface or thali and roll to 1" thickness lightly.

point 9-Sprinkle cardamom seeds and gently press down with your palm.

Point 10-Cool and cut into squares.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Holiday, Kids
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes

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Average: 3.7 (12 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 660 Calories from Fat 274

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 31 g48%

Saturated Fat 18.6 g92.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 80.4 mg26.8%

Sodium 13 mg0.5%

Total Carbohydrates 91 g30.2%

Dietary Fiber 2.9 g11.7%

Sugars 62.1 g

Protein 7 g14%

Vitamin A 0.2% Vitamin C 0.18%

Calcium 1.5% Iron 12.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Anonymous's picture
would u please tell when to use milk.please reply soon coz i wanna make this receipe soon
Rahul.Chef.and.Writer's picture
Sohan a fantastic flaky sweet
Anonymous's picture
We used to enjoy only Haldiram Sohan Papdi, thanks for this recipe, I can now prepare at home too!!
Nimmi's picture
We used to enjoy this as kids....brought back old memories...thanks!!!
Tarun's picture
very tasty
shruti's picture
didn't know maida was used for this dish! thanks for the recipe, wil try
Anonymous's picture
It can be stored foe good amount of time.....I love orange flavored ones
Anonymous's picture
We used to have great fun with soan papdi..reminds me of my child hood days..
Anonymous's picture
Before I read this recipe, I thought you could make sohan papdi only in factories with all the equipment. Thanks for changing my perception.
thot4food's picture
Great gift for Diwali. I hope for a box of sohan papdi every time the firecrackers rent the air
Gourmet.lover's picture
I tried this recipe but couldn't get thread like flakes. Can you pls give an alternate method to do it?
epicure's picture
I am still not sure if I can really make it myself even with the recipe so simply given :O
Anonymous's picture
Sohan papdi is my brother's favorite sweet. He can finish kilos of sweet in one go.
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bonappetit's picture
thanks for sharing...have never tried this at home before!!
Anonymous's picture
I love the melt-in-the-mouth feel of this sohan papdi
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