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Recipe

Kaju Burfi (Cashew Fudge)

By: Manjula
Region: Indian
Dish:Vegetarian - Breakfast/Tiffins/Snacks
Main Ingredient: cashew,sugar
Servings: 20pieces
Time to Prepare: 30min
Diffculty: medium

Ingredients

cashew nuts (kaju) 2 cups
sugar 1 1/2 cup
water 3/4 cup
saffron (optional) About 20 strings

Directions

1.Grind the cashew nuts to powder.
2.On very low heat in a heavy bottom pan roast the cashew nut powder for about 4 minutes or until powder just get warm. Do not heat for any longer otherwise powder will start getting oily.
3.In a saucepan, boil the sugar and water together on medium heat until syrup is 1 thread or 225 degrees F on a candy thermometer.
4.Add the saffron to the syrup mix it well. Saffron is optional. Turn off the heat.
5.Add the cashew powder to the syrup and mix it well, making sure there are no lumps.
6.To check the right consistency take a little mix in a spoon, you should be able to roll this into softball.
7.Next spread the mix quick to the greased plate. Spread before the mix cools off.
8.Allow burfi to cool and then cut them in the shapes you will like.

Tips:

If the burfi remains soft, you can cook the mixture on low heat for few minutes.
If the mixture is too dry add the boiling water 1 spoon at a time making sue it comes to right consistency.

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