Saffron Almond Sheera

Saffron Almond Sheera


  • 1 cup almonds (badam)
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 tbsp ghee
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 tsp cardamom (elaichi) powder
  • a few strands of baby Kesar dissolved in 1 tsp warm water

For The Garnish

  • 2 tbsp almond (badam) slivers

Soaking Time: 10 minutes.Preparation Time: 5 mins
Cooking Time: 16 minsMakes 1 cup


  • To blanch the almonds, soak them in enough hot water in a bowl for at least 8 to 10 minutes.
  • Drain and refresh using some cold water and peel them.
  •  Add ½ cup of milk and blend in a mixer to a smooth paste.
  • Heat the ghee in a broad non-stick pan, add the almond paste, mix well and cook over a medium flame for 4 to 5 minutes or till it turns light pink in colour, while stirring continuously
  •  Add the remaining ½ cup of milk and ¼ cup of water, mix well and simmer for 3 to 4 minutes, while stirring continuously
  • Add the sugar, cardamom powder and saffron mixture and cook on a medium flame for 6 to 7 minutes or till the sugar dissolves and the ghee separates, while stirring continuously. Keep aside to cool slightly.
  • Garnish with almond slivers and serve lukewarm or refrigerate and serve chilled.

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