Apple and Saffron Sauce

Apple and saffron sauce is a dessert sauce made with apples and is given an indian touch by use of saffron. It can be served with sandesh or many different indian desserts either hot or cold.

Apple and Saffron Sauce

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Apple and Saffron Sauce recipe - How to make Apple and Saffron Sauce

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     4Makes 4 servings
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4 apple , sliced
1 tsp lemon juice
7 tsp sugar
1/4 tsp saffron (kesar) strands

For The Topping
3 sandesh

  1. Warm the saffron and rub with a little water until it dissolves.
  2. Add the lemon juice, sugar, 3/4 teacup of water and the apples and cook until soft.
  3. Remove the apples and boil the liquid until thick.
  4. Spread the sauce over the apples.
  5. Serve hot or cold.

Variation : sandesh with golden apples :

    Variation : sandesh with golden apples :
  1. In the above recipe, use grated apples instead of sliced apples and spread the apples on a serving tray.
  2. Top with 3 sandesh.
  3. Decorate with saffron dots and serve.

  1. Health Information :
  2. Saffron gives a traditional flavour to this sauce which goes well with Indian meals.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy160 cal
Protein0.4 g
Carbohydrates37.1 g
Fiber6.8 g
Fat1.1 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium58.8 mg