Suryakala

Hi
There are some people who love sweets like me, some who do not like and yet some who have a selective list of sweets which they relish. My daughter falls into this selective list category and one of the sweets in that preferred list is Suryakala. This is my post for Blogging Marathon #24 under the theme DESSERTS. Though it is time consuming, it is very delicious. So, worth all the effort
INGREDIENTS
Adapted from the book 100 sweets by Mallika Badrinath
For the filling
Sugarless Koa  250 gms
Bengal gram flour    3/4 cup
Powdered sugar       1 cup
Cardamom powder   1/4tsp
Ghee                       1tbsp
FOR THE DOUGH
Wheat flour       1/4 cup
Maida                1 1/4 cup
Baking powder    1 pinch
Ghee                   1tbsp
Salt                    a pinch
Oil                   for deep frying
To make Syrup
Sugar          1 level cup
Water          1/4 cup

PREPARATION
 For The FillingHeat the ghee in a pan fry the gram flour till it gives out a good aroma. Add koa to this, mix well and remove from fire. Let it cool completely

For the dough
Sieve the flour with baking powder and salt
Mix ghee to this to form bread crumb like texture
Sprinkle water and knead in to thick dough(like chapathi dough)
Let it rest for 1 hour

For the sugar syrup
Mix sugar and water in a heavy bottom pan and heat. Once it reaches 2 string consistency , switch off the fire and keep aside

To be deep fried
 Make even sized balls from the prepared dough
Roll into Small circles
Keep 1 tbsp of stuffing in the center of 1 circle and close it with another one.
Seal edges with little water
Twist corners gently using finger tips decoratively and shape edges as seen in the pictur
Deep fry in hot oil till golden brown and then flip on the other side to till it browns too
Dip it in hot sugar syrup one by one and arrange on a tray
serve warm!!
Linking this to Blogging Marathon#24 and Kid's Delight DESSERTS Hosted by vegjunction and started by Srivalli


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