Sugar:1.75 cups(u can increase or decrase the sugar quantity depending on ur taste)
Elachi Powder:1/2 spn
Red Food Color:A Pinch
For Garnishing u can use Fried cashews,Raisins and Almonds.
1.Cook 1 cup of rice by adding 2.25 cups of water,when done put it aside.
2.Now put a sauce pan on flame,add 1.75cups of sugar and dissolve it in 1 cup of water and let it boil on low flame.
3.Stir the sugar syrup in between and let it boil till u get a single strand consistency(when u
touch the syrup between two fingers it should form a single thread between).
4.When the syrup reaches the required consistency add the food color and stir well,now add the cooked rice and mix well.
5.Cover with a lid and cook for 4-5 mins,finally garnish with fried cashews and raisins.
Enjoy it hot..
Kids will be attracted to the color of the dish.