Shahi Tukda

Shahi Tukda, dish of Nizams of Hyderabad, is a bread pudding dessert. Fried breads are dipped in hot milk, boiled with few Indian spices. Try out this simple, yet mouth watering dessert.



  • Full Fat Milk-2cups
  • Condensed Milk-1/2cup
  • Sugar-3tbsp
  • Bread(white or brown)-2pcs
  • Cardamom powder-1tsp
  • Saffrron- 5-6strings
  • Mixed dry fruits, cut into small pieces-2tbsp
  • Ghee-2tbsp



  • Remove crust from all 4 sides of the bread, cut diagonally, keep aside.
  • Boil milk in a heavy bottomed pan on medium flame. Once it starts boiling, lower the flame and boil for another 20-25min or till the milk becomes thick and is reduced to half. Scrap the sides of the pan, stirring occassionally.
  • Add condensed milk, sugar, 1tbsp mixed nuts and saffron strings, mix. Add cardamom powder. Boil till sugar is dissolved. Switch off the flame and allow it to cool.
  • In the mean time, spread little ghee on both sides of bread and place it on hot tawa.
  • When one side becomes light brown (make sure it doesn’t gets burnt), flip it.
  • When the other side also gets brown, place it on serving plate. pour the above rabdi on it.
  • Garnish with mixed nuts and enjoy!



2 Comments Add yours

  1. Piya Ghosh Sarkar says:

    very yummy…too simple to make yet soooooo delicious!

    Liked by 1 person

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