Mango Kalakand
 
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Makes: 25 pieces
Ingredients
  • 1 cup sweetened mango pulp
  • 15 ounces Ricotta cheese
  • 14 ounces can of sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon chopped almonds / pistachios / cashews
  • 2 teaspoon ghee
  • A pinch of powdered cardamom
Instructions
  1. In a microwave safe dish, mix the Mango pulp, Ricotta Cheese,Sugar and Condensed Milk well to remove any lumps.
  2. Place the dish in the microwave and cook it for 5 minutes uncovered.
  3. Take the mixture out and mix well.Cook it in the microwave for 3 more minutes.
  4. Microwave for 3 minutes, covered. Stir well.
  5. Put it back in the microwave for 2 minutes, take out and mix. Repeat this process (microwaving it for 2 minutes and mixing) 2 more times, each time mixing it well.
  6. Add in ½ of the chopped almonds (or any other nut) and powdered cardamom (if using) and mix well again.
  7. Transfer the mixture in a 9X9 pan and use the back of your spoon to flatten the mixture.
  8. Sprinkle the remaining chopped almonds and press them into the mixture.
  9. Let it cool (around 10 minutes) and cut into squares.
  10. When it is completely cold, separate the squares and store in the refrigerator. Consume it in 2-3 days.
Recipe by Simmer to Slimmer at http://simmertoslimmer.com/mango-kalakand/