Chum Chum



  1. 1 cup water
  2. 2 -3 drops lemon colour
  3. 1/4 tsp green cardamom powder
  4. a few strands saffron
  5. 250 gms cottage cheese (paneer)
  6. 2 tblsp refined flour (maida)
  7. 100 gms condensed milk (unsweetened)
  8. 1 cup sugar.


  • Melt sugar in water and heat up to make a thin syrup.
  • Knead the paneer with flour and shape into oval shaped fingers, mix in them to the sugar syrup and boil for eight minutes.
  • Take off from heat up and mix in lemon color to the syrup.
  • Cool for a while and take off the chum-chums from the syrup.
  • Mix in saffron and cardamom powder to sugarless, creamy, condensed milk.
  • Spread this on each piece and serve.