Bengali Sweet – Sandesh


32 oz tub of Ricotta cheese

2 cups of brown sugar

1 or 2 cardamoms


2 tbsp Mango pulp

Mewa or milk powder – as needed


Mix the Ricotta cheese and brown sugar in a pan on stove top. Stir till it is thickened.

Add the cardamom after grinding in a mortar pestle.

Optionally add the mango pulp.

Transfer to a wide bowl with a cover and microwave for 10 mins till thick and set.

Cut into pieces when cool and use milk powder to shape as needed

Decorate with raisins.

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