Maida burfi | easy and simple sweet for any occasion

Maida Burfi very tasty and very delicious sweet which can be prepared in jus 20 mins. This sweet can be prepared in any occasion. Only 3 ingredients maida, sugar and ghee. You can also add more sweetness and add more ghee for the softness. But do mind after adding the maida mixture to the sugar syrup do not keep in stove for long it will become hard. Once you get the thick flowing consistency switch off and transfer to greased plate at once and then allow to cool.

Maida burfi

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine Indian
Servings 15 People


  • 1 Cup Maida
  • 1 Cup Sugar / சர்க்கரை
  • 1/2 Cup Ghee / நெய்
  • 1/2 Tsp Cardamon Powder


  • Keep all ingredients ready
  • In a pan heat ghee till melts
  • Once the ghee melts
  • Add sieved maida flour
  • Mix well till bind together roast in low flame. Once done keep aside.
  • In the same pan add sugar add 1 cup water
  • Allow to boil well
  • Add food coloring if any
  • Boil till single string consistency
  • Now add the roasted maida in ghee
  • Mix till bind well without lumps.
  • Keep in low flame
  • It becomes thick and flowing consistency in less than 5 minutes.
  • Add cardamon powder and give a quick stir.
  • Grease a plate and pour the maida mixture
  • After 5-10 mins start cutting in shape of your choice
  • Once it cool down completely take away each piece and store in air tight container.
  • Maida burfi is ready to serve
  • It was so delicious. Easy and quick sweet for any occasion.



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My name is Poornima Thirumurthy Kumar born in chennai (Tamil Nadu), Studied BSc Mathematics did MCA and working as Technical Lead in a software company. I have more than 8 years experience in IT field. I was a freelance web designer while pursuing GNIIT (Software Engineering) course in NIIT. But later then I gave up my time only with my company. Though I would like to cook before marriage for my parents and my elder brother, cooking has become my passion since (2014) I got married and became Poornima Senthil Kumar, its just because to impress my hubby. And I would like to do more recipes for my daughter Keerthana who is 15 months old now, many times she would not try it at all. Now I would like to post my recipes to the world to impress you all. I have planned to launch this website on 14th April 2017. And its going to be updated with new recipes frequently. Cooking healthy food, eating happily and staying active without any illness till the last breath is the way of my life. And I would be very happy to know my friends are too happy and healthy with my recipes. No rules, Don’t be afraid to do whatever you want. Cooking doesn’t have to have rules. I don’t like it that way. – Masaharu Morimoto Thank you.

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