This burfi is yum and satisfies all those sweet cravings especially in this festive season. It channels the nutrition in foxnuts and almonds and is very easy to make.

Makhana Badam Burfi Recipe Card

This is a healthy dessert which would be a delight when you have those sweet cravings.

Total Time :
40 min
Preparation Time :
20 min
Cooking Time :
20 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Kishori Sud


  • 3/4 cup makhana powder
  • 1/2 cup badam powder
  • 1 1/2 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 2 tbsp ghee
  • Few strands of kesar
  • 1 1/2 tbsp milk


Step 1
Soak the almonds in hot water or overnight.
Step 2
Roast the makhanas in some ghee in a pan.
Step 3
Peel off the almond skin and dry them.
Step 4
Grind the almonds and makhanas to make a powder but separately.
Step 5
In a pan, make the sugar syrup and then add the kesar to it.
Step 6
Now add milk and mix well.
Step 7
Switch off the flame and mix in the makhana and almond powder and mix to make it lump-less.
Step 8
Now switch on the flame again and after 5 minutes of stirring add the rest of the ghee.
Step 9
After a few minutes you will see that the batter is becoming a dough.
Step 10
Transfer it into a greased plate or make pedas and spread with a spatula.
Step 11
Let it cool and then cut into pieces. Serve.