Strawberry - 10 Numbers
Nonfat Instant dry milk powder/Mawa - 1 Cup (I used nonfat milk powder)
Fat free Sweetened Condensed Milk - 1/2 Cup
•Wash n Hull the strawberries (Remove the green stem), chop it.
•In a sauce pan just immerse the berries with water + a tbsp of sugar Pic 1.
•Boil in medium flame for 5-7mins or till berries mashes well Pic 2.
•In a wide pan add condensed milk and strawberry syrup mix well Pic 3.
•Now add the milk powder stir frequently in medium flame Pic 4.
•Make sure not to stick in the pan.
•You can add 1-2tsp of ghee for easy stir, but i didn't add so.
•Add 1 or 2 drops of red food color (optional).
•While stirring, it leaves the sides of pan that’s the right consistency to remove from heat Pic 5.
•You can have it as it is after taking out from heat.
•Below method is optional.
•For my daughter what I did was poured in a tray, leveled the top with back of spoon + little ghee Pic 6.
•Cover with cling wrap n refrigerates at least 3hrs to set.
•After that make fun shapes using cookie cutter, garnish with nuts before serving.
1.If you don't get strawberries just skip, the authentic palkova is ready :-).
2.The sugar in condensed milk is enough, so no need to add extra sugar.