Paan Shot

Paan Shot

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The Paan Shot is a mouth-watering combination of paan and rose gulkhand with spices and ice-cream, which melts in your mouth and tickles your taste buds. Here’s a paan drink that combines the dessert and after-meal paan into one exciting glassful!

Every sip of this aromatic paan drink will send a lovely tingle down your spine. Also, thispaan drink is easy to make yo can make it when you have guests coming in for dinner, so you can end their meal on the note of paan shot.

The method to make paan shot is very very simple, all you need to do is take a blender, tear betel leaves also known as Calcutta paan leaves into it. Further, add paan masala which is easily available and sold at any near by paan wala shop. Next, add gulkand. Gulkand is a paste made with fresh roses for their sweet and unique taste. In case you don’t find gulkand, you can use a combination of sugar and rose syrup but that will not produce the same result. Add fennel seeds which would give the paan taste to our yummy shots. Add ice cubes, which won't only make the paan shots colder but will give a texture. Finally, add ice cream which will provide creaminess and sweetness to the paan drink. Blend all the ingredients together, transfer to a jar and refrigerate for an hour which will help the flavor of the ingredients enhance and come together. Lastly, pour paan shots in glasses and garnish with pistachio and almond slivers.

This paan drink is pilled up with a lots of flavors, make it for your next party and I am sure your family and friends would love this unique and refreshing drink. You can also make and relish this refreshing paan drink on hot an humid summer days.

For more after-dinner treats check out our collection of recipes for sorbets and frozen desserts or just nibble on small chocolaty treats like Rum Centered Chocolates, Candied Orange Chocolate and Chocolate Coated Strawberries from our collection of Chocolate Dessert recipes.

Enjoy paan shots recipe | betel leaves drink | paan sharbat | paan drink | with detailed step by step photos and video below.

Paan Shot recipe - How to make Paan Shot

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     12Makes 12 shots
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For Paan Shot
4 calcutta betel leaves (paan) , torn into small pieces
4 tbsp gulkand
2 1/2 tbsp paan (betel leaves) masala
1 tsp fennel seeds (saunf)
2 1/2 cups vanilla ice cream
10 ice-cubes

For paan shot

    For paan shot
  1. To make paan shot, combine all the ingredients in a mixer and blend till smooth.
  2. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour.
  3. Pour equal quantities of the paan shot into 12 shot glasses and serve chilled.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per shot
Energy52 cal
Protein1.1 g
Carbohydrates6.6 g
Fiber0 g
Fat2.3 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Sodium0 mg
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How to make Paan shot:

    How to make Paan shot:
  1. Before we make the paan shots recipe | betel leaves drink | paan sharbat | paan drink | we would like you to have a look at the Calcutta Paan leaves wich are dark green in colour. Use fresh leaves only.
  2. This is what the Paan masala looks like. You can purchase this from a Paan wala stall near you. Paan masala includes dried coconut shavings, gulkand, sweet candied cherries, cardamom and many other ingredients. We are not going to use the cherry but we will use the rest of the ingredients.
  3. Take a blender jar and add the Betel leaves by tearing them into small pieces. 
  4. Now add the paan masala to this.
  5. Now we add the gulkand. Gulkand is a paste made with fresh roses for their sweet and unique taste. In case you don’t find gulkand, you can use a combination of sugar and rose syrup but that will not produce the same result.
  6. Now add the fennel seeds. This is also an important ingredient to get the proper taste of the paan.
  7. Add the ice cubes as well. This will not only make the Paan Shot mixture colder but it will also impart to its texture.
  8. Finally, add the ice cream now. This will give the creaminess and a little sweetness to the Paan Shot. If you want to avoid using ice cream, you can use full fat milk for a creamier taste as well.
  9. Shut the lid of the mixer and blend all the ingredients till you get a smooth mixture.
  10. Remove the mixture in a glass jar and refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving. This is important as this helps the flavors of the all the ingredients of the paan shot | betel leaves drink | paan sharbat | paan drink | come together.
  11. Pour equal quantities into 12 shot glasses. Garnish the Paan Shot with almond and pistachio slivers or the Paan masala if you like.
  12. Serve the paan shots | betel leaves drink | paan sharbat | paan drink | chilled.


Paan Shot
 on 21 Apr 20 05:40 PM

do we need to sieve this post blending???
Tarla Dalal
22 Apr 20 08:44 PM
   Hi, you do not need to strain it, as the mouth feel is really good.
Paan Shot
 on 19 Oct 18 06:34 AM

After preparing the paan shot do we need to refrigerate it before serving? And if yes then for how long and also before serving how much time before should it be kept outside refrigerator?
Tarla Dalal
19 Oct 18 09:03 AM
   Hi Ridhi, Depends on how chilled you want. You should refrigerate minimum for 1-1/2 hour. You can serve it immediately after removing it from the refrigerator.
Paan Shot
 on 12 Oct 18 05:41 PM

Edited after original posting.
Paan Shot
 on 17 Feb 18 09:38 PM

Hello, I made these paan shots today. The taste was yummmmm....however it was a bit thick in texture. Was confused if I should add some plain milk or water.. didn''t do anything and served. Everyone like it. Thanks for the lovely receipe. Just a query, what should I add to thin down the consistency without diluting the flavour
Tarla Dalal
20 Feb 18 08:43 AM
   Hi Mansi, We are glad you liked the recipe, you can add little milk to make it little thinner..
Paan Shot
 on 24 Sep 17 09:43 PM

Hello mam. I just came out from one restaurant where I got served this Pan Shot. Then I google it and got your recipe . It was so mouthwatering for me And my wife . Thnx for recipie now she will try and give you all credits.....😊
Tarla Dalal
25 Sep 17 08:50 AM
   Hi, Thank you for your kind words. Do try more and more recipes and let us know how you enjoyed them. Happy Coking !!
Paan Shot
 on 31 Jul 17 01:01 AM

Hello Mam , I have a cofusion ... which saunf ? Sweet one ?
Tarla Dalal
31 Jul 17 08:58 AM
   Hi, Regular saunf without salt
Paan Shot
 on 09 Mar 17 12:38 PM

very easy to prepare and delicious. New generation like this moderate recipe
Tarla Dalal
09 Mar 17 12:43 PM
   Hi Heena, Thank you for your kind words. Do try more and more recipes and let us know how you enjoyed them. Happy Cooking !!
Paan Shot
 on 21 Oct 16 01:38 AM

Hi- how to make paan masala at home, here in US there is no paan wala bhaiya!!
Tarla Dalal
21 Oct 16 08:49 AM
   Hi, Add little gulkhand, sweetened supari, desiccated coconut and try
Paan Shot
 on 28 Aug 16 12:41 AM

I wanna know till how many we can store this juice
Tarla Dalal
29 Aug 16 11:58 AM
   Hi Puja, You can store in the refrigerator for 1 day..
Paan Shot
 on 20 May 16 04:41 PM

Please clarify which paan masala can be used for making paan shot.
Tarla Dalal
20 May 16 05:03 PM
   Hi Ankit, Go to a paanwala and tell him to give you gulkhand wala paan masala, he will make with a few ingredients and give you , use that
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