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There are lot of biscuits available in the market very easily. But, you can not compare the homemade biscuits with market bought biscuits. So, today we are presenting a very easy and tasty sooji biscuit recipe, which you can prepare without oven and easily available ingredients in our kitchen pantry. You will love it's crispness from outside but soft and juicy biscuits from inside.
Uploaded by admin on 24-Jun-2020.

For sugar syrup -
1 cup sugar
3/4 cup water
1/2 tsp cardamom powder
1/4 tsp lemon juice
For biscuit dough -
1 +1/4 cup Maida
1/2 cup sooji / rava / semolina
1/4 cup powdered sugar
60gram ghee
60 ml unflavoured oil
3/4 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp cardamom powder
2 tbsp milk if needed
Pistachio powder
For sugar syrup - add 1 cup sugar and 3/4 cup of water in a vessel and allow to melt sugar on high flame. Cook on low flame and make it little thick. Add cardamom powder. Add 4-5 drops of lemon juice in sugar syrup and switch off the flame. Keep aside.

Place a pressure cooker on low flame for preheating. And preheat the oven for 10 minutes on 180 degree Celsius.

For biscuit dough, add 1/4 cup powdered sugar, 60ml ghee, 60ml oil in a bowl. Mix nicely. Add 1/2 cup fine sooji, 1+1/4 cup maida, 3/4 tsp baking soda, 1/2 tsp cardamom powder. Mix nicely.

Mix the mixture with hands and try to gather all the ingredients. If needed add 1-2 tbsp of milk and mix.

Take a lemon size portion from the biscuit dough and prepare a biscuit in oval shape as shown in the video. For pressure cooker baking prepare a plate, grease a white plain paper with ghee or oil and wipe out extra ghee. Our homemade butter paper is ready. Place prepared biscuits on butter paper plate. Place prepared biscuits on butter paper plate.

Soak saffron in milk. Brush prepared biscuits with saffron milk. For texture make light cuts with a knife as shown in the video.

Place prepared plate in preheated pressure cooker. Cook for 20-25 minutes on low flame.

Bake in preheated oven for 25 minutes on 180 degrees.

Take out baked biscuits from oven. Take out plate from pressure cooker too.

Keep all hot biscuits on a tray, and soak them with luke warm sugar syrup.

Garnish with pistachio powder. Crispy from outside and moist from inside, biscuits are ready.

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Madhulika Vatsal

I am an explorer of food and I feel that people who love to eat are always the best people. I am passionate about cooking and firmly believe in the fact that a recipe has no soul, but you, as a cook, with your affection can bring soul to the recipe. I like to show creativity with dishes which can be made with easily available ingredients in the kitchen.