Milk - 1 litre
Lemon juice - 3 tbsp
Sugar - 1/2 cup
Cardamom - 3, crushed
Maida - 2 tsp
Baking powder - 1/2 tsp
Cardamom powder - 1/4 tsp


For paneer:

1. Boil the milk. When milk starts boiling, simmer to slow flame and add lemon juice little by little and stir lightly.

2. When milk starts curdling, swtich off the stove and let it stand for 2-3 minutes .Whey water becomes clear.

3. Strain with muslin cloth or thin plain cloth. Pour the curdled milk into it and squeeze out the excess water.

4. Let it rest for 15-20 minutes or until all water is drained away.

For paneer dough:

1. Once water has drained out, transfer it to a bowl. Add maida, baking powder and milk.

2. Knead the paneer for 10-15 minutes to a smooth dough.

For sugar syrup:

1. Heat a heavy pan, add sugar and water. Stir it continuously to dissolve the sugar of thick consistency.
For jilebi:

1. Make small paneer balls and roll it into a long strand. Twist the ends of the rope to make a pretzel shape.

2. Heat oil and deep fry them in medium heat until golden brown. Immediately dunk into the warm sugar syrup. Let the jilebi stand in the sugar syrup for 3-4 hours.

3. Serve Garnished with crushed nuts.

Linking it up with SNC Challenge - June 2013 by Chandrani .

and Jagruti 's Outdoor Feast Event .

Linking it with Guru's Kids Special event,


Priya Suresh said...

Juicy jalebis,would love to have some.

Meena Selvakumaran said...

beautifully presented.

tina mazumdar said...

very tempting

Mythreyi said...

Looks innovative and delicious..

Yum! Yum! Yum!

Swathi Iyer said...

paneer jilabei looks really yumm Shamma.

Rita Bose said...

Delicious Chanar Jilebi! I am a Bengali and this is one of my favourite dishes! :)

Navaneetham Krishnan said...

One of my fav sweets. Love the add on of lemon juice inside.

Gauri said...

I love the colour.. looks yummy!

Priya Anandakumar said...

Looks super Fab...

Arthy shama said...

Didn't hear of it before, but looks awesome. Must try this at home!

divya said...

Wow!! drooling here! these look absolutely fab!

Gayathri Ramanan said...

delicious and yummy

Shree said...

droolworthy jalebis !

Veena Theagarajan said...

very tempting

Asiya Omar said...

Yummy chanar jalebi..

CHITRA said...

New to me. looks so nice :)

Latha Madhusudhan said...

perfectly made.

Latha Madhusudhan said...

perfectly made.

Shanthi said...

Wow ... Its perfect & awesome:)