Cashewnut and Sugar Adhirasam Recipe

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A variation of the regular Adhirasams, this one is made with sugar and cashewnuts.

Raw Rice Flour – 2 cups
Sugar – 3 cups
Cardamom Powder – a pinch
Cashewnuts – 2 tblsp, powdered
Oil – 300 ml
Milk – 1 tsp

1. Pour 3/4th cup of water to sugar and boil for 10 minutes.
2. Add 1 tsp milk and remove the scum that rises to the top.
3. Simmer till it reaches an one string consistency.
4. Add rice flour, cashewnuts, cardamom powder and mix well.
5. Make small balls of the dough and roll them into small puris on a greased plastic sheet or banana leaf.
6. Heat oil in a deep frying pan.
7. Fry the prepared adhirasams till light golden.
8. Remove and drain excess oil.
9. Serve.

Note: image is for illustration purposes only and not that of the actual recipe.

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  1. Meera said on October 13, 2018 at 8:40 pm

    sugar adhirasam (white sugar or raw cane sugar /brown sugar) try this way once… no syrup consistency fear!!! simple… take 1 cup of raw rice
    – procedure same for preparing rice flour. Take half cup of sugar – not powdered, as it is mix
    with the “little moist” rice flour for 2 – 3 minutes using a spoon or ladle, leave it covered
    overnight. Next day using your hands mix the dough which would by now resemble like chappathi
    dough. If need, repeat, only if there is a need and you feel the dough is very stiff, use half or 1
    spoon of HOT water and gently knead and then deep fry them as usual!!!

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