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Celebrating Diwali - How to make Gulab Jamun

Cooking and Baking

Event Description

Gulab Jamun (known also as Rasgulla) is a delicious Indian delicacy enjoyed at Hindu celebrations, including the auspicious Diwali. It is a delightful, milk-based treat, soaked in a warm spice-infused syrup. Gulab Jamoon makes for a perfect dessert, so good, it's impossible to eat just one!

Join us, cook along with us, and do ask questions as we make this luscious dessert. Here’s what you’ll need.


1 3/4 cups powdered milk

4 tsp all-purpose flour

1 tsp baking powder

1/2 cup evaporated milk

2 tbsp Ghee, or unsalted butter

4-5 cups vegetable oil (for frying)


1 1/2 cup water

2 cups granulated sugar

2-3 tsp grated ginger

3-4 cardamom pods OR 1 tsp ground cardamom

1 cinnamon stick (optional)

Duration: 1 hour

Recipe makes 10-12 servings

  • Duration: 60 mins
  • Online Zoom event: Join from your computer, phone or tablet (no replay available)
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Meet the Host, Erica

Erica is a passionate, self-taught baker and content creator at Erica’s Joyful Oven. She regularly dishes out recipe videos sharing her treasured family recipes and showcasing her local culture in Trinidad and Tobago. At the heart of all she shares is Erica’s heartfelt desire to see others discover a love of cooking and baking.

Preparing for the Event

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