Meetha Paan

Meetha Paan

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It is common to find vendors selling paan outside most Indian restaurants, and sometimes the restaurant itself lays out a tempting batch near the billing counter for the customers to pick up after a meal.

Meetha Paan, made of betel leaves filled with a range of sweet jam-like spreads and crunchy titbits like tutti-frutti, cherries, chopped dates, etc., is a delightful treat to munch on, and a very effective mouth freshener.

It is enjoyed mostly after dinner, although some people like to have it after lunch too.

There are numerous varieties of paan that can be made by mixing and matching the fillings. You can easily make it at home too, according to your preferences.

The paan has become so famous that it also inspires other recipes like the Paan Shot or Paan Ice-Cream

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Meetha Paan recipe - How to make Meetha Paan

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     4Makes 4 paans
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  1. Combine the chuna and ½ tsp of water in a small bowl and mix well. Keep aside.
  2. Combine the paan katha and ½ tsp of water in a small bowl and mix well. Keep aside.
  3. Place a paan on a clean and dry surface. Apply a pinch of chuna-water mixture evenly over it.
  4. Apply a pinch of paan katha-water mixture and 1/8 tsp of paan chutney evenly over it.
  5. Put ½ tsp of gulkand, ½ tsp of saunf, ½ tsp of dhana dal, ¼ tsp of desiccated coconut, ½ tsp of dry dates, 1 cardamom, 1 glace cherry, ½ tsp tutti-frutti, ½ tsp red tutti-frutti evenly over it.
  6. Wrap the paan and secure it using a toothpick.
  7. Repeat steps 3 to 6 to make 3 more paans.
  8. Refrigerate for atleast 1 hour and serve chilled.

Nutrient values (Abbrv) per paan
Energy5 cal
Protein0 g
Carbohydrates0.6 g
Fiber0.1 g
Fat0.3 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium0.3 mg
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Meetha Paan
 on 02 Aug 21 11:31 PM

Plz tich Sweet Paan chatni macking prosses
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Tarla Dalal    Thanks for the feedback. Sorry we don''t have this recipe. Keep reviewing recipes and articles you loved.
03 Aug 21 03:00 PM
Meetha Paan
 on 29 Jul 21 10:38 AM

Thank you for sharing this tasty food. 😊
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Tarla Dalal    Thanks for the feedback !!! Keep reviewing recipes and articles you loved.
29 Jul 21 01:39 PM
Meetha Paan
 on 29 Jun 21 01:29 PM

Great, send more,
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Tarla Dalal    Thanks so much for trying our recipe, it means a lot to us. Keep trying more recipes and sharing your feedback with us.
01 Jul 21 08:12 PM
Meetha Paan
 on 14 Nov 19 12:52 PM

my paan chata is not getting taste
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Tarla Dalal    Hi, Try using excat ingredients, to get the flavour.
14 Nov 19 05:28 PM
Meetha Paan
 on 08 Jan 19 02:42 PM

Meetha Paan
 on 19 May 18 04:50 PM

Never thought we could make paan at home. Thanks for sharing this recipe. It''s an absolute delight and must try!!