Cream-Filled Samosas with Rose Water Syrup

Cream-Filled Samosas with Rose Water Syrup

Recipe Category Appetizers Recipe Category
Recipe Prep Time 40 mins
Recipe Serving Size 5

Easy dessert sambousek filled with Kiri Square Portions, dipped in rose water syrup and decorated with almonds


For the Kiri Cream Filling

  • 10 Kiri Square Portions

10 Kiri Square Portions

  • For the Wrappers

For the Wrappers

  • 20 samosa leaves
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted

For the Flour Paste

  • 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 4 tablespoons water

For the Rose Water Syrup

  • 120g granulated sugar
  • 120ml water
  • 2 tablespoons rosewater

For garnish

  • Blanched almonds, fried and chopped
Kiri Squares

Cooking steps

Prepare the Filling

  1. Cut each Kiri square portion in half to form 2 triangles.

Assemble the Samosas

  1. Using the samosa leaves and half a Kiri square portion, shape triangular samosas.
  2. In a small bowl, add water and flour and mix with a spoon to make the flour paste.
  3. Place some of the flour paste at the end of the samosa leave strips to seal up the pastry. Freeze the triangles for at least 30 minutes.

Prepare the Rose Water Syrup

  1. In a medium saucepan, add the sugar and water and mix to combine.
  2. Place the saucepan over medium heat, bring the mixture to a boilling point and cook until it starts to thicken. Remove the saucepan from the heat, add the rosewater and set aside to cool.

Bake the Samosas

  1. Place the samosas on a parchment paper lined baking sheet. Brush the top with melted butter and bake in a preheated oven at 180C for 20 to 25 minutes or until golden brown.
  2. Immediately soak the samosas in the rose water syrup, sprinkle with chopped almonds, and serve immediately.

Cooking steps