Mysore Pak Recipe Video


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time40 Min
Ready In50 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexJust EnjoyCuisine
Main Ingredient


 Besan1 Cup (16 tbs), loosely filled
 Oil5 Tablespoon
 Sugar1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Water3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Ghee1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Oil1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4517 Calories from Fat 3422

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 389 g597.9%

Saturated Fat 145 g725%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 522.8 mg

Sodium 62.2 mg2.6%

Total Carbohydrates 256 g85.4%

Dietary Fiber 10.5 g42%

Sugars 210.4 g

Protein 22 g43.5%

Vitamin A 0.8% Vitamin C

Calcium 4.6% Iron 26.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Lightly grease a rectangular cake tray with oil.

2. Heat oil to smoking point and add into the besan.
3. Mix the besan well using a spatula and sieve the mixture through a sieve.
4. In a heavy bottomed pot add sugar and water.
5. In another nonstick pan, heat ghee and oil.
6. Heat the sugar and water on one stove and oil and ghee on the other simultaneously.
7. Let the sugar mixture boil to attain single thread consistency.
8. Bring down the temperature of the sugar syrup and mix in besan with constant stirring.
9. Then add the ghee and oil mixture little by little stirring continuously.
10. Let it cook till the ghee leaves away the sides.
11. Then spread the mixture over the greased cake tray and level.
12. Let it cool for about 10 minutes and then cut into square or rectangle shapes with a knife.

13. Serve during festivals like Diwali, Holi or Rakhi.