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Falooda Recipe

    1 Servings


  • Strawberry Gelatin, Prepared according to package directions, or ready-made
  • 1 tablespoon Basil Seeds
  • 1 cup Water, Divided
  • 1 tablespoon Tapioca Pearls
  • 1 cup Milk, Cold
  • 2-3 tablespoons Rose Syrup, Rose syrup is sweet, so adjust amount accordingly
  • 1 teaspoon Nielsen-Massey Rose Water
  • 1 teaspoon Nielsen-Massey Pure Almond Extract
  • 2 scoops Vanilla Ice Cream, Or strawberry ice cream
  • 2 teaspoons Pistachios, Crushed


  1. Prepare strawberry gelatin according to package directions if not using ready-made. When this is set and able to be cut, you are ready to proceed.
  2. Soak basil seeds in 1/2 cup water for 30 minutes.
  3. Add tapioca pearls to 1/2 cup water and place in the microwave for 25 seconds.
  4. Pour milk, rose syrup, Nielsen-Massey Rose Water, and Nielsen-Massey Pure Almond Extract into a large glass and stir to combine.
  5. Then, take 2 tablespoons of soaked basil seeds and add them to milk mixture.
  6. Take 2 tablespoons of the tapioca pearls and add them too to the milk mixture and stir gently.
  7. Cut up the strawberry gelatin or scoop it out and add 4-5 tablespoons of it to milk mixture.
  8. Top with ice cream and pistachios and enjoy!
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