Sweet Potato Gulab Jamun

Gulab Jamun is a traditional Indian dessert. The spongy and yummy texture of Gulab jamun makes everyone mouth watery and of course it is one of favorite dessert of all sweet tooth's. Basically its a milk solid basic dessert; but here is an another variation of gulab jamun with the sweet potatoes. These vegan gulab jamuns are quick easy to make and melts in your mouthπŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹.

Ingredients:
  1. Sweet potatoes (cooked and mashed)-2 cup                                                                                         {Cook washed sweet potatoes in a pressure cooker by adding little water (enough to cook only) and pinch of salt for 3 or 4 whistles or until cooked well. After cools down peel its skin and mash the potatoes completely.}
  2. All purpose flour / maida-1 tbsp
  3. Baking soda- a pinch
  4. Milk-1 tsp
  5. Ghee/ butter-to grease the hand.
For the Sugar Syrup:
  1. Sugar- 3/4 cup
  2. Water- 1/2 cup
  3. Saffron-few strands / cardamom powder-a pinch
  4. Lemon juice- 1 tsp
Preparation:
  • Boil sugar and water for few minutes (about 5-8 minutes) until a one string consistency has reached.
  • Switch off the flame by adding lemon juice and saffron crushed(or cardamom powder). let it cool and keep aside till the gulab jamuns get ready.
  • Mix mashed potatoes with baking soda, flour and milk.
  • Mix well and make a smooth dough out of it (if the dough is too dry, add little milk; or if it is too watery; add additional flour).
  • Grease your hands with ghee often and make small sized equal shapes out of the dough.
  • Heat a pan with oil; and when it is hot deep fry the gulab jamuns  on medium flame (not too high or low flame).
  • After drain it in to paper towels; let it rest for two minutes before adding to the syrup.
  • After that; add these hot jamuns in to the cooled sugar syrup and let it rest for another four hours to get soaked well.
  • Serve chilled or by topping with a scoop of ice cream🍧😊!!!
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