Gulacha Sanza (cracked Wheat And Jaggery Dessert)

This is a quick and easy recipe for those sweet cravings. Made from cracked wheat and jaggery, this is a dessert that can be served as a quick snack. Its nutty taste and the aroma of cardamom, cloves and saffron are a treat to the senses. This recipe is appropriate for all age groups, a hungry kid just home from school, a toddler who is still teething and just about anyone who has a sweet tooth. Even if you are a novice at cooking, this recipe will make you look like an accomplished cook! So enjoy.

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1 cup cracked wheat/bulgur
3/4 cup jaggery
2 green cardamoms
4 cloves
1 tbsp ghee/clarified butter
2 cups water
7 strands of saffron soaked in 2 tsp milk
10 almonds
Heat ghee in a pan and add the cardamom, cloves.
Add the cracked wheat and saute' till it is light brown in colour.
Add water, cover and simmer for 5 minutes.
Add jaggery and stir till it melts completely.
Gulacha sanza is ready to serve.
Top with soaked and peeled almonds and serve.