Showing posts with label Orange Dryfruit Barfi. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Orange Dryfruit Barfi. Show all posts

February 9, 2015

Orange dry fruits burfi recipe - Santra barfi

barfi image
Orange dry fruits burfi recipe - I have prepared this burfi inspired by my sister as she told me the recipe and asked me to try it out. According to her, she has tried this burfi and the out come was superb. So, I tried it and to my surprise it is more than she described. 

This orange burfi takes on the inviting delicate flavor of orange and cardamoms. In total, the burfi has distinct delicious taste with soft texture. The addition of dry fruits enriches the taste and gives crunchy bites.  This burfi is prepared with maida, ghee, dry fruits, sugar, orange juice, orange zest and cardamom powder. 

Orange dry fruits burfi 

Prep time : 15 mins
Cook time : 20 mins
Total time :  35 mins
Recipe type : Sweets
Cuisine : Indian
Yield : 15 pieces
Author : Vidya Chandrahas

  • 1 cup maida / refined flour
  • 2 tbsp ghee
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 cup sugar, powdered
  • 10 cashew nuts / kaju
  • 10 almonds /  badam
  • Fistful of raisins
  • 2 tsp orange zest
  • 4 cardamoms, powdered


1.  Slice the almonds and cashew nuts into thin pieces. Put the sugar in a mixer jar and blend it to a fine powder and transfer to a  bowl.

2.  Grate the orange peel lightly and set aside. Peel the orange, remove the seeds and blend them in a blender. Strain the juice and set aside.
sliced almond, orange juice, sugar powder and zest

3.  Heat the ghee on low heat in a nonstick pan and add the maida.
 heat ghee and add maida

4.  Roast for 15 minutes stirring continuously till the maida becomes aromatic and golden in colour. 

5.  Add 1/4 cup of orange juice and stir continuously to combine well. Reserve the remaining orange juice for the further use.
 fried maida and juice added

6.  Mix well and stir to combine. Add the dry fruits and orange zest. Mix well.
dry fruits and zest added
7.  Add the sugar powder and cardamom powder. Mix well and stir for 3 minutes.
sugar powder added

8.  Then add the remaining 3/4 cup of orange juice and stir continuously till the mixture turns into a lump.
remaining juice added

9.  Once the mixture leaves the sides, remove the pan from the heat. Grease a plate and pour the barfi mixture in it. 

10.  Spread evenly and flatten the surface with the back of a flat cup. Take a sharp knife and cut into squares when it is warm. Keep it aside for  2 - 3 hours.
 lump of mixture, poured in greased plate

11. Once the barfi comes to room temperature, store in an airtight container.
square of barfi separated

Some other burfi recipes in this space

Khawa dryfruits burfi

Khajoor dry fruits burfi

Badam Burfi 

orange dry fruits barfi stored