Kaju Katli: A nutritious, delicious sweet dish
A few handfuls of cashews blended with the goodness of ghee and sugar; topped with edible silver is what makes a delectable Kaju Katli or Kaju Barfi. This rich, melts-in-your-mouth sweet is popular across India during all kinds of festivities. Weddings, festive parties, and even little dawats are incomplete without this exquisite mithai. What more? A simple piece of Kaju Katli is ideal for post-meal sugar cravings. Nutritionists have said that a good homemade Kaju Katli can never be bad for health.
You can never go wrong with the good old Kaju Katli. It’s a perfect gifting option for special occasions. Why you ask? Well, there’s nothing like receiving a delicious box of white, diamond-shaped slices coated in silver that is sweet and suits the traditional palate perfectly. Moreover, you can never stop at one piece and when it comes to Kaju Katli there is no limit on how many you can pop in. While you’re at it do remember to share the sweetness with those around you and they’ll most likely not say no.
You can combine Kaju Katlis with other sweets while gifting. Kaju Katli is a simple yet toothsome sweet dish that doesn’t come with a strong flavor and as a result leaving room for more tastes. You can always purchase 500 gms of Kaju Katli, instead of a kilo, and combine it with 500 gms of Gulaab Jamuns; Raj Bhog, Cham Cham, chocolates or something savory. There are many such combo packs at Bikanervala to choose from. Kaju Katli complements other sweets and savories alike and this makes it the perfect evening snack when you have guests over, too.
Today, nutritionists in India advocate eating local, nutrient-rich food besides exercise. They use research to assert that eating pure ghee, dry fruits in the right amount can be beneficial to health. You know that there’s nothing healthier than traditional Indian sweets and snacks. From pickles to pedas, most of these are made from fresh and local ingredients. Likewise, Kaju Katli is made from high-quality cashews, pure ghee, sugar, and rose petals; all of these ingredients are wholesome and healthy.
And, did you know that cashews are good for the heart? They are protein-rich and help in reducing cholesterol. With the goodness of pure ghee and cashews, not much can go wrong as long as a balance is maintained.
So, keeping in mind the delicious taste and the grand sight of Kaju Katli use it as the perfect gift for your loved ones. A beautiful box of Kaju Katli can brighten anyone’s day. Weddings and festivals are incomplete without it and bonds are stronger when the sweetness is shared. Moreover, happiness can still be found in smaller boxes what matters is the quality.